Philosophy

Old Philosophy building

Philosophy at Edinburgh

Since 1583, philosophy has been taught at the University, where David Hume was a student and Adam Smith lectured (history of philosophy at Edinburgh).
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News

2014 Undergraduate Awards

12 Sep 2014

Congratulations to two PPLS students who have been nominated...

Staying quick-sighted helps mental ability later

6 Aug 2014

People who retain an ability to spot things quickly...

New Library Resources

16 Jul 2014

Oxford Bibliographies Online Philosophy Module available...

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Events

Glasgow Skeptics

27 Oct 2014 19:00 – 21:30

Lies, Cover-Ups Theft and Death: Just Another Day in the Office. The Psychology of Corporate Corr...

Study Skills Workshop

29 Oct 2014 13:00 – 14:00

Dissertation Preparation
In the fourth year you have the option of writing an independent disserta...

Philosophy PG Professional Development Seminar

29 Oct 2014 13:10 – 14:00

Speakers: Katie Keltie and Tillmann Vierkant
Topic: "Applying to PhD programmes"

Study Skills Workshop

29 Oct 2014 14:15 – 15:15

Dissertation Preparation (Study Abroad - Skype)
In the fourth year you have the option of writing ...

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