Next Meeting:  Ged Keele
Measuring People
   It is easy to measure our physical characteristics but how do you measure our
behaviour and attitudes? What are the pitfalls in measuring our individual economic activity? The talk will explore some of the issues involved in setting up measurement tools in social science.

Wednesday 1st February 7.30 pm, Community Centre, Berrow Road,  Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset TA8 2ET.


What is Philosophy?

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What is Philosophy?

Philosophical thinking is careful and rational.  It encourages you to think independently and freely instead of just following the crowd.

Philosophy is about distinguishing between good and poor approaches and aims through sharp and creative consideration to find the truth rather than winning arguments.

You might not think you are a philosopher but if you are interested in ideas and have a questioning attitude to life you probably are.

Philosophy helps give structure to your ideas and probe more deeply into the big questions.