Wisdom-inquiry

The Philosophers’ Magazine (50):84-85 (2010)
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The most exciting and important new philosophical idea of the past decade, in my view, is the discovery that we urgently need to bring about a revolution in science, and in academic inquiry more generally, so that the basic intellectual aim becomes to seek and promote wisdom. We urgently need to transform our schools and universities so that they become rationally devoted to helping humanity learn how to tackle our grave global problems, and thus make progress towards as good a world as possible.
Keywords Knowledge-inquiry  Wisdom-inquiry  Global problems
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