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Philosophy is about acquiring wisdom through free inquiry. It explores fundamental questions about the world and our place in it.
In philosophy, wisdom and knowledge are pursued through imaginative speculation together with sustained reflection and critical argument.
Philosophy pushes students to use reason and logical argument to explore the limits of their understanding and cultural perspectives.
Philosophy develops students’ ability to question and to form rational, plausible arguments in a wide variety of contexts.
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Last updated February 23, 2012