A report from Britain’s biggest annual gathering of philosophers.
TPM investigates Wittgenstein and his forms of life.
In response to Avner de-Shalit, John O’Neill asks if a neutral definition of “the environment” is possible.
Avner de Shalit on uses of the term “environment”. From the University of London’s Senate House day of talk and debate on the environment.
Claude Pearson shows how Aristotle thought the world of Forms was redundant.
Claude Pearson tells the story of Aristotle’s text.
In the second talk, Claude Pearson outlined Aristotle’s different approach and conclusions on the topic of happiness.
Jeff Mason and Plato debate the world of Forms.
An audience of 100 A level teachers and their students attending a one-day conference was treated to a fascinating tour through the thought of Plato and Aristotle by Jeff Mason and Claude Pearson, of Middlesex University. The theme was “human happiness”, but the talks ranged far wider than the title suggests.