Wed 15th to Fri 17th July – 10am to 3pm
Cardiff Met Summer School
Where people come together and share ideas about life’s big questions in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.
Community or ‘grass roots philosophy’ is an established practice where a facilitator will use a model of philosophical discussion, based on the Socratic method of ‘community of enquiry’, to facilitate group discussion for considering life’s big questions. Community philosophy is about the process of philosophising. Its role in community and adult learning, when groups come together to discuss life’s big questions: it has been successfully used as a model to help some groups to make a transition into mainstream society – this has included elite sports professionals, prisoners and people with mental health needs.