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By Michael Potts PhD

take into accout should you have been a toddler and regularly requested your mom and dad “Why?” you continue to had that youth present of brooding about approximately every little thing from the straightforward “Why can’t I contact the range eye while it’s red?” to the main profound questions humans can ask “Why can’t I see God if He’s real?”

A universal notion of philosophers is of the wizened previous guru, sitting on a mountain best considering his navel; or worse, a stodgy, dull highbrow that everybody avoids at events. yet philosophy, at its most sensible, is a joyous occupation. Philosophers by no means cease brooding about, why? They ask the main profound and common questions: “Why am I here?” “Does lifestyles have a meaning?” “Is there a God?” “Do i've got an immortal soul?” “What occurs whilst I die?” Philosophers have the enjoyment of re-living the sweetness of a child.

Aerobics for the brain: sensible workouts in Philosophy that anyone Can Do is a ebook for somebody who nonetheless has that targeted, childlike experience of wonder.

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