Professor Roger Scruton FBA
Visiting Professor, Department of Philosophy
University of Oxford
Why philosophy matters?
5.30pm and 6.30pm, Tuesday 28 June 2016
Pop-up talk abstract
Philosophy deals in abstractions, so of what use is it in the concrete circumstances of life? And although it asks the ultimate questions, it seems to have no answers to them. Or have we academic philosophers failed to see what philosophy really can be?