Kant and Right to Lie

Kant and Right to Lie

Lying and philosophy: three approaches Immanuel Kant treats lies in his short essay entitled On a supposed right to lie from Benevolent Motives, as…

Bergson Philosophy Summary

Bergson Philosophy Summary

Henri Bergson: a rationalist and Cartesian philosopher Hostile to the materialistic positivism, Henri Bergson, a French vitalist philosopher, has opertated a return to the immediate…

Philosophy: Free Courses

Online, free and comprehensive philosophy courses The-Philosophy.com provides free resources and philosophy courses for students, as well as tests for philosophy exams. Written by…

Contemporary Philosophers

From Classical to contemporary philosophy Students often think that philosophy ends to Descartes. Some teachers and faculty launched the following joke: “A good philosopher is…

Myth of Er (Plato, Republic)

The Myth of Er is the concluding parable in Plato’s Republic (book X), concerning the fate of souls after death and the choices available…