UNH Speakers Bureau

Teaching Philosophy for Children

 

Program Description:

Children - many of them at least - are natural philosophers. They have a curiosity and sense of wonder that leads them to ask genuinely philosophical questions - about the nature of reality, how we know things, ethics and fairness, understanding ourselves and others. This presentation for educators offers books and strategies for allowing children to explore philosophical questions.


Speaker:

Timm Triplett

Associate Professor of Philosophy. Has published articles on a number of topics, including the theory of knowledge, color perception, relativism, and metaphilosophy. Currently working on a book defending universal morality against its critics.

Other topics offered by Timm Triplett

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