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Philosophy, Religion and the Meaning of Life – Patrick Quinn (A22-24)


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Tutor: Patrick Quinn

Fridays: 10.30-12.00 noon

Dates: 16 September – 28 October

Cost: €80 (7 weeks)

Module Ref: A22-24

The Centre will be closed for mid-term break 31 October – 4 November.

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Module Description

This module on philosophy will examine the following topics: Musonius Rufus on equality, Kant and Wittgenstein on the idea of God, Levinas on the biblical and the philosophical, Hannah Arendt on totalitarianism, and Mary Midgley on why there is trouble over knowledge. Handouts will be given and participants are encouraged to discuss the issues raised as part of the learning process.

Patrick Quinn, PhD, has taught in third-level and adult education for more than 30 years with extensive publications in philosophy and education and a series of programmes on RTÉ radio and television.

Click here to download the Lumen OP Brochure in PDF format. 

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