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The Foundations of Knowledge [Video]

What is knowledge? What does it depend upon? What are the means of acquiring it?

In this course, given at Objectivist Summer Conference 2016, Harry Binswanger answers these questions and, in doing so, explains the essentials of metaphysics and epistemology from an Objectivist perspective. The course draws on material from his recent book, How We Know: Epistemology on an Objectivist Foundation.

The course addresses such questions as:

  • How is “knowledge” properly defined? — What is the ultimate source of knowledge?

  • Can we trust our senses?

  • What are concepts and how do we form them?

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OCON 2017 is just around the corner. We want to remind you to complete Harry Binswanger’s new course, The Foundations of Knowledge, you can be entered in a special drawing for cash prizes for OCON attendees only.

You need to take these next steps to qualify:

  • Log in and complete the entire course on ARI Campus by midnight, June 9.

  • Submit, via email, a short comment on what you thought of the course along with your Campus login email address.

  • Join us at OCON for a live drawing where three lucky winners will walk away with cash prizes of up to $300.

Be sure to catch part two, titled Concepts and Propositions, live at OCON 2017.