WhAt IS PhiLOSOphy

According to,  Philosophy is the study of general and fundamental problems, such as those connected with existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.[] It is distinguished from other ways of addressing such problems by its critical, generally systematic approach and its reliance on rational argument.[3] The word "philosophy" comes from the Greek φιλοσοφία (philosophia), which literally means "love of wisdom".[4][5][6]

Nowadays, philosophy has applied to  those in ethicsapplied ethics in particular—and political philosophy. The political and economic philosophies of ConfuciusSun ZiChanakyaIbn KhaldunIbn RushdIbn TaimiyyahNiccolò Machiavelli,Gottfried LeibnizJohn LockeJean-Jacques RousseauKarl MarxJohn Stuart MillMahatma GandhiMartin Luther King Jr. and others—all of these have been used to shape and justify governments and their actions.

In the field of philosophy of education, progressive education as championed by John Dewey has had a profound impact on educational practices in the United States in the 20th century. Descendants of this movement include the current efforts in philosophy for children, which are part of philosophy educationCarl von Clausewitz's political philosophy of war has had a profound effect on statecraftinternational politics, and military strategy in the 20th century, especially in the years around World War II. Logic has become crucially important inmathematicslinguisticspsychologycomputer science, and computer engineering.

Other important applications can be found in epistemology, which aid in understanding the requisites for knowledge, sound evidence, and justified belief (important in laweconomics,decision theory, and a number of other disciplines). The philosophy of science discusses the underpinnings of the scientific method and has affected the nature of scientific investigation and argumentation. As such, philosophy has fundamental implications for science as a whole. For example, the strictly empirical approach of Skinner's behaviorism affected for decades the approach of the American psychological establishment. Deep ecology and animal rights examine the moral situation of humans as occupants of a world that has non-human occupants to consider also. Aesthetics can help to interpret discussions of musicliterature, the plastic arts, and the whole artistic dimension of life. In general, the various philosophies strive to provide practical activities with a deeper understanding of the theoretical or conceptual underpinnings of their fields.


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