The Value of Philosophy

Over at Philosophy News, Paul Pardi posts his reflections on the value of philosophy. He lists seven reasons why studying philosophy is immensely satisfying and valuable:

    1. It broadens my world

    2. It trains my mind

    3. It continually challenges me

    4. It makes me careful

    5. It changes my point of view

    6. It tempers dogmatism

    7. It puts things in perspective

Read the whole thing.

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