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  • Timeline: Marx, Nietzsche and Freud

    By Dr Gerry Mooney, Dr Manuel Dries, Professor Paul Stenner

    Explore the lives and works of Karl Marx, Friedrich Nietzsche and Sigmund Freud with our interactive timeline.

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    Activity

    20 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 May 2016

  • Timeline: Marx, Nietzsche and Freud

    Featuring: Activity Activity
    Timeline: Marx, Nietzsche and Freud
    Introductory level Duration 20 mins Updated 24 May 2016
    Explore the lives and works of Karl Marx, Friedrich Nietzsche and Sigmund Freud with our interactive timeline.
  • Tolstoy and the search for the meaning of life

    By The OpenLearn team

    Works such as War and Peace indicate Tolstoy struggled with the meaning of life. This piece explores...

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    Article

    15 mins

    Level: 2 Intermediate

    Updated on:

    22 Jan 2016

  • Tolstoy and the search for the meaning of life

    Tolstoy and the search for the meaning of life Copyright free image Icon Copyright free image Copyright free: Public Domain
    Intermediate level Duration 15 mins Updated 22 Jan 2016
    Works such as War and Peace indicate Tolstoy struggled with the meaning of life. This piece explores his pondering of life and death. 
  • OpenLearn Live: 22nd January 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    The philosopher who liked Berlin so much, it was virtually the only place he visited. Then more free learning through...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Jan 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 22nd January 2016

    OpenLearn Live: 22nd January 2016 Copyright free image Icon Copyright free image Copyright free: Royal Library of Denmark - Kierkegaard Manuscripts
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Jan 2016
    The philosopher who liked Berlin so much, it was virtually the only place he visited. Then more free learning through the day.
  • OpenLearn Live: 13th January 2016

    By The OpenLearn team

    The godfather of emoji, pictograms and data visualisation; All of JS Bach; Bowie's lyric app; IM privacy and...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    13 Jan 2016

  • OpenLearn Live: 13th January 2016

    OpenLearn Live: 13th January 2016 Copyright free image Icon Copyright free image Copyright free: The National Library of Israel collections
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 13 Jan 2016
    The godfather of emoji, pictograms and data visualisation; All of JS Bach; Bowie's lyric app; IM privacy and then more free learning through the day.
  • Sylvia Pankhurst: The Expert View

    By Professor Mary Davis

    Professor Mary Davis explores the life and achievements of Sylvia Pankhurst.

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    10 Nov 2015

  • Sylvia Pankhurst: The Expert View

    Sylvia Pankhurst: The Expert View Copyright free image Icon Copyright free image Copyright free: Public domain image
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 10 Nov 2015
    Professor Mary Davis explores the life and achievements of Sylvia Pankhurst.
  • The Death of Socrates

    Why was Socrates killed? Learn the reasons for his death.

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    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Jul 2015

  • The Death of Socrates

    The Death of Socrates
    Introductory level Updated 24 Jul 2015
    Why was Socrates killed? Learn the reasons for his death.
  • The Life of Socrates

    Who was Socrates? Find out what we know about his life.

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    Article

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    24 Jul 2015

  • The Life of Socrates

    The Life of Socrates
    Introductory level Updated 24 Jul 2015
    Who was Socrates? Find out what we know about his life.
  • Wittgenstein’s Beetle in the Box Analogy

    This animation looks at Wittgenstein's thinking that problems were caused by a 'bewitchment of language'.

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Jul 2015

  • Wittgenstein’s Beetle in the Box Analogy

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    Wittgenstein’s Beetle in the Box Analogy Copyrighted image Icon Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Jul 2015
    This animation looks at Wittgenstein's thinking that problems were caused by a 'bewitchment of language'.
  • If a tree falls in a forest and nobody is there to hear it, does it make a sound?

    This animation explores Bishop George Berkeley who though the only things that truly exists are minds and ideas.

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Jul 2015

  • If a tree falls in a forest and nobody is there to hear it, does it make a sound?

    Featuring: Video Video
    If a tree falls in a forest and nobody is there to hear it, does it make a sound? Copyrighted image Icon Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Jul 2015
    This animation explores Bishop George Berkeley who though the only things that truly exists are minds and ideas.
  • Science is based on fact. Cold, unchanging, unarguable facts. Or perhaps not.

    Can scientific theories only really be called 'scientific' if they can be proven false? Karl Popper thought so...

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    Video

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    16 Jul 2015

  • Science is based on fact. Cold, unchanging, unarguable facts. Or perhaps not.

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    Science is based on fact. Cold, unchanging, unarguable facts. Or perhaps not. Copyrighted image Icon Copyrighted image Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 16 Jul 2015
    Can scientific theories only really be called 'scientific' if they can be proven false? Karl Popper thought so...