Philosophy is a term with diverse meanings and is difficult to define. The meaning varies among philosophers and among geographic regions. Generally speaking, however, philosophy includes the study of aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, and metaphysics. Some refer to philosophy as “thinking about thinking.” Key names in the world of philosophy include Confucius, Siddhartha Gautama (founder of Buddhism), B.F. Skinner, Michel Foucault, Socrates, Aristotle, Plato, Jesus, Seneca the Younger, Muhammad, Issac Newtow, John Locke, John Wesley, Sigmund Freud, and others.
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