20 questions linked to/from What are some good introductions to philosophy?
How to get started with philosophy without getting overwhelmed quickly?
I’ve spent a lot of time trying to find how to get started with philosophy but I can’t. It seems that getting started with computer programming is nothing in comparison - with computer programming it’...
Best way to start philosophy? [duplicate]
I'm a software engineer, have a passion for philosophy. But I have no background in human science, but I guess I'm good at logic. Can you provide a profound study path to philosophy? What are the best ...
Philosophy: how to begin? (from a context of having studied mathematics) [duplicate]
I have just finished my second year of a pure mathematics degree and am intrigued by philosophy, and would like to spend my summer learning more about philosophy to accompany my mathematical interest. ...
Books about a broad introduction of philosophy [duplicate]
I am a graduate student of Informatics. Studying mathematical logic I've just started discovering it connection to philosophy. Following this way I started reading something about old and modern ...
What is a good book for someone who has never studied philosophy before? [duplicate]
I've never studied philosophy, nor have I previously been interested in it, but I feel like I need to esablish a philosophical foundation on which my personal stance on various political and perhaps ...
Indroductory books about Philosophy for young people [duplicate]
I'm looking for a book about philosophy to give me a push or to help me get in touch with philosophy properly.
Where and how can I get started in contemporary philosophy?
We are living in an unprecedented era of philosophical research and development where "big thought" is once again everywhere. And yet I feel like I hear this question so often: Where to begin ...
What are some simple ways to start learning philosophy?
It is hard for me to read and understand philosophical texts or secondary literature - even with Wikipedia. I don't want to give up, I just need to start slowly and with very basic things. How can I ...
How can free will in compatibilism be proven?
Having very recently started getting interested in philosophy, I'm still halfway through my first book (Think: A Compelling Introduction to Philosophy, by Simon Blackburn, as recommended in this ...
Should I learn logic before learning philosophy?
I read this question (this is the most relevant I found) with the answers however I still don't have the answers to my questions. I started reading the first lines of some philosophy books, I ...
What are some good resources for philosophy in laymen's terms?
What are some good resources for a layman to get a basic overview of modern philosophical theories, positions, and open questions in plain language? I'm reminded somewhat of Bryan Magee's videos, ...
Where should I start to learn about philosophy in general? [duplicate]
Possible Duplicate: How to get started with philosophy without getting overwhelmed quickly? What philosophy books are good for an new person to philosophy? Philosophy in general, not specific ...
Is everyone able to learn philosophy? If not, what kind of person is able to learn philosophy? [duplicate]
Is everyone able to learn philosophy? If not, what kind of person is able to learn philosophy? Does learning philosophy require a certain intelligence or talent? If I start at the age of 18, is it ...
Karl Marx's vision "in the end"
I read most of his works ( including Engels' ), and after all the considerations, I concluded he is not a "communist" at all, but rather, a "hyper-capitalist" who had overvalued the "advancement of ...
Philosophy book indications for beginners
I know that there are many excellent topics of philosophy book indications. But I'm looking for a specific type of book: • A Beginner's Guide • A well-structured book with pedagogical resources (...