What we're about

A study and discussion group for friendly people who enjoy examining the principles underlying specific beliefs, perennial questions and contemporary issues.

We aim to strengthen our understanding of positions, their justifications and their criticisms.

An existing knowledge of highschool philosophy and logic is required.

As this is a reliable meetup involving preparation, you must have an RSVP Yes in order to attend and late cancellations should be exceptional.

Upcoming events (4)

Environmentalism (Aims and Principles)

The Bristol Yard

Please read this short mandatory preparation well in advance of the discussion. https://drive.google.com/open?id=1o0GABH_GwrACZ8NdB0b_CMp2dfp58Pm8 The reading time is 5 minutes but you may require time to read around the topics Changed location of The Bristol Yard We will discuss in order to strengthen our understanding of concepts and positions, including their justifications and criticisms. It's also an opportunity to ask each other for help with areas we have studied and found unclear. We’ll start punctually and please find the table before buying a drink. RSVP: As this is a small study and discussion group involving preparation, you must have an RSVP Yes to attend. This is a reliable meetup where your RSVP Yes is treated seriously and late cancellations should be exceptional. If you join a waiting list then please track your status and update to No if you become unavailable.

Scientific Realism and Anti-realism

The Robin Hood

Please read this mandatory preparation well in advance of the discussion. https://drive.google.com/open?id=183E0041xVmAAXm3DMEwdhkSKj0CRrJq3 You may need time to read around the topics. We will discuss in order to strengthen our understanding of concepts and positions, including their justifications and criticisms. It's also an opportunity to ask each other for help with areas we have studied and found unclear. We’ll start punctually and please find the table before buying a drink. RSVP: As this is a small study and discussion group involving preparation, you must have an RSVP Yes to attend. This is a reliable meetup where your RSVP Yes is treated seriously and late cancellations should be exceptional. If you join a waiting list then please track your status and update to No if you become unavailable.

Socialism

The Robin Hood

Please read this mandatory preparation well in advance of the discussion. -link to follow- The reading time is up to TBC minutes We will discuss in order to strengthen our understanding of concepts and positions, including their justifications and criticisms. It's also an opportunity to ask each other for help with areas we have studied and found unclear. We’ll start punctually and please find the table before buying a drink. RSVP: As this is a small study and discussion group involving preparation, you must have an RSVP Yes to attend. This is a reliable meetup where your RSVP Yes is treated seriously and late cancellations should be exceptional. If you join a waiting list then please track your status and update to No if you become unavailable.

Environmentalism (Methods) -Date TBC-

The Robin Hood

Please read this short mandatory preparation well in advance of the discussion. https://drive.google.com/open?id=12VqF_SiIUMy5UJWm6vrsdHkG9RFWkJbs The reading time is 5 minutes but you may require time to read around the topics We will discuss in order to strengthen our understanding of concepts and positions, including their justifications and criticisms. It's also an opportunity to ask each other for help with areas we have studied and found unclear. We’ll start punctually and please find the table before buying a drink. RSVP: As this is a small study and discussion group involving preparation, you must have an RSVP Yes to attend. This is a reliable meetup where your RSVP Yes is treated seriously and late cancellations should be exceptional. If you join a waiting list then please track your status and update to No if you become unavailable.

Past events (8)

Epistemic Closure

The Robin Hood

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