Philosophy and Psychology for the 21st Century
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Philosophy and Psychology for the 21st Century

The greatest ideas that philosophy and psychology have to offer applied to modern life
3.9 (48 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,244 students enrolled
Created by Greg Vanderford
Last updated 3/2018
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This course includes
  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Increase happiness and well being
  • Improve relationships
  • Increase equanimity
  • Let go of life's trivialities in favor of the big picture
  • Generally increase thoughtfulness and wisdom in approching all of life's challenges
Requirements
  • A basic interest in philosophy and gaining wisdom
Description

The word PHILOSOPHY literally means "The Love of Wisdom".

Unfortunately, what the word PHILOSOPHY for a lot of people has come to be connected to is  boring lectures from boring professors and a lot of very confusing technical jargon.

In this course, we are going to explore the PRACTICAL side of philosophy, and focus on HOW IT CAN BE USED TO IMPROVE OUR LIVES.


IN THIS COURSE YOU WILL LEARN:

1. What ancient philosophy has to teach us

2. How to apply the best of ancient philosophy to our lives in the 21st century

3. What the Renessiance and Enlightenment have to teach us

4. How to apply the best ideas of the Renessiance and Enlightenment to our lives in the 21st century

5. Some of the most useful ideas that the greatest thinkers and philosophers throughout time have shared with the world, but that largely remain misunderstood or unused

6. How studying philosophy can change your life for the better

7. How an understanding of philosophy can increase your health, well being and happiness

8. How modern society is actually designed to decrease our happiness and well being and what to do about it

9. How to start becoming the best version of yourself and begin building the life of your dreams

10. How to avoid some of the most common causes of stress, anxiety, and fear in modern society

11. Much more!


Join the course, and learn how to apply the teachings of Philosophy from throughout the ages to your life in the 21st century!

Who this course is for:
  • Anyone who wants to improve their lives through the best ideas that the greatest thinkers in history have to offer
Course content
Expand all 17 lectures 03:33:34
+ What We Can Learn From Ancient Philosophy
6 lectures 01:27:00
The Stoics
15:40
The Greeks
12:50
The Romans
14:08
Taoism
10:22
Buddhism
21:27
Confucianism
12:33
+ Modern Philosophy
5 lectures 58:44
The Renessiance
15:02
The Enlightenment
11:15
Subjectivism
09:23
The Deathbed Exercise
09:42
The Psychology of Time
13:22
+ Forms of Happiness
4 lectures 43:36
Happiness and Relationships
12:31
Happiness Through Achievement
08:58
Happiness in the Present Moment
09:51
Happiness in the Flow State
12:16