Welcome to Etcetera: Street Level Philosophy

March 27, 2012 in slideshow, Uncategorized

Etcetera is a “street level philosophy” group, motivated by Socrates’ maxim:  “The unexamined life is not worth living.”   While those of us starting this group have credentials in our own respective fields (see the “Who We Are” tab at the top of the page),  the most relevant thing we bring to this group is our shared fascination with the philosophies and worldviews that impact our everyday life -  our “street level” life.

Our goal is to create a forum of honest inquiry, informed discourse, and reasonable presentations of even the most volatile of issues.  Our ultimate goal is to bring moral and/or philosophical clarity to our culture, our world, and our very existence. Read the rest of this entry →