Philosophy can teach children what Google can’t

With jobs being automated and knowledge being devalued, humans need to rediscover flexible thinking. That starts in schools.

The Guardian
Sep 19, 2017 · 5 min read
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The Greek philosopher Socrates (469–399 BC) teaches his doctrines to the young Athenians whilst awaiting his execution. Original Artwork: An engraving after a painting by Pinelli — Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images

By Charlotte Blease

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