Pollution, Policies & Power – Deontology, What ought to be done?

You learn that pollution generated by the increasing population of particular, large powerful countries is endangering important ecosystems and many species such as wales and penguins in Antarctica. One group is pushing for a fishing free zone but these large powerful countries are planning to block the proposal, which needs unanimous support in an international … Continue reading Pollution, Policies & Power – Deontology, What ought to be done?

“Education a Necessity of Life” John Dewey

This essay reviews John Dewey’s Democracy and Education book, specifically chapter one, “Education as a Necessity of Life”, in which education is said to be a part and related to communication (like social life) is a fundamental part educative. Exploring if Dewey is correct is his statements that communication and social life provide opportunities for … Continue reading “Education a Necessity of Life” John Dewey

Philosophy of Education Lessons In ‘Dead Poets Society’ & ‘The Matrix’

The article is about education and the pursuit of excellence. In explaining educational excellence and drawing upon the western philosophical tradition regarding excellence and  flourishing. My first essay reviews this clip from the Dead Poets Society. The question being is to write a brief critical evaluation on the approach taken by Mr Keating. While, the … Continue reading Philosophy of Education Lessons In ‘Dead Poets Society’ & ‘The Matrix’