What is metaphysics?

It isn’t easy to provide a simple definition of Metaphysics; partly due to the conflicting definitions from rival schools of philosophy (from Plato to Confucius to David Hume) but mostly due to the fact that Metaphysics attempts to answer fundamental … Continue reading

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Love – and other things – A Valentine’s day special

Coming soon… Romantic ideals, sexual attraction, platonic love, marriage  – can the secrets of love be revealed by Oxford researchers on Valentine’s day?  In this series of short talks on February 14th, Oxford academics will tackle the great questions on  … Continue reading

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