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Modern Political Philosophy

at The New School - Manhattan
10011

Full Course Name: Modern Political Philosophy: Authority, the Origin of Rights, and Civil Society This course is an introduction to theories that have shaped thinking about power, authority, and justice in modern liberal societies. We examine the meanings and moral foundations of rights; the idea of a social contract; state sovereignty and individual...

$800

16 sessions

Tuesday Aug 28th, 6pm

Kant: Metaphysics and Morality

at Brooklyn Institute for Social Research - Gramercy
30 Irving Pl, New York, New York 10003

Kant’s “Critical philosophy,” which begins with the appearance of the Critique of Pure Reason in 1781, is an attempt to understand the total scope and limits of human reason, science, and morality.  Moreover, he argues that the purpose of philosophy is to answer the fundamental questions that emerge from such an attempt: “What...

$315

4 sessions

Monday Sep 10th, 6:30pm

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Modern Social Theory

at The New School - Manhattan
10011

What holds societies together? When do they break down and experience conflict? What drives social change? Are there rules that govern human interaction?  This course examines some of the ‘big ideas’ in social theory – such as progress, control, social change -, how those ideas came about, and how we can use them to understand concrete...

$800

15 sessions

Thursday Aug 30th, 4pm

Time, Desire, and Action: Ramayana and The Cosmic Game

at Think Olio - Greenwich Village
828 Broadway, New York, New York 10003

The Epic Ramayana is a beautiful and heartbreaking tale of the adventures of Prince Rama and his beloved princess Sita. Considered the first poetic work in Sanskrit, its literary, philosophical and aesthetic brilliance inspired poets, artists, and readers for two thousand years and continues to do so even today.  We invite...

Friday Sep 21st, 7pm

Living Meditation: Deepening & Integrating Practices

at New York Open Center - Flatiron
22 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

Living Meditation will guide you into the rich meditative practices and teachings found at the most profound levels of the great spiritual traditions, where the ultimate state of non-dual awareness is all that exists.  In this one day retreat, you will not only deepen your meditation and integrate that practice into everyday life, but you will...

Saturday Sep 29th, 10am

Continuum Movement® Moving Medicine

at New York Open Center - Flatiron
22 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

Movement as a mindful exercise is gaining more and more attention as an important part of creating and maintaining health. It is being researched in the psychology field for treatment of trauma and is associated with improvements in psychological well-being, including reducing stress, anxiety, depression and mood disturbance, as well as increased self-esteem....

$275

2 sessions

Saturday Nov 10th, 10am

Dance Your Way to Revolution

at Archive on Parade - Greenwich Village
125 E 11th St, New York, New York 10003

The Anarchist Emma Goldman said, “If I can’t dance to it, it’s not my revolution.” Kick up your heels and join us for a tour of the neighborhood that shaped her freewheeling philosophy. As we wind our way between 14th Street and Houston Street, we’ll uncover the area’s rebellious past. Along the way, we’ll meet the Rebel Girl and the...

Wednesday Aug 15th, 11am

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Exploring Careers

at Bronx Community College - University Heights
2155 University Ave, Bronx, New York 10453

Students will be exposed to topics on the career ladder. The relationship of personal interests, values, abilities, and life style preferences to career decision-making, work stereotypes and barriers; an assessment of interest, values and abilities as well as how to interpret such assessments; the philosophy of work and the meaning of "career," the...

$165

3 sessions

Saturday Sep 15th, 10am

Villains, Violence, and Vogue

at Think Olio - Greenwich Village
828 Broadway, New York, New York 10003

Aristotle first recognized the paradox of tragic art. Why do we enjoy watching fictional characters suffer when we would be horrified by the same thing in real life? Contemporary pop-culture is full of such apparent paradoxes. Why do we enjoy seeing someone incinerated by a high-powered laser beam in a movie or comic book, but not in real life? Do...

Thursday Aug 16th, 7:30pm

Social Responsibility and the Apparel Industry I

at Fashion Institute of Technology - Sunset Park
140 58th St, Brooklyn, New York 11220

This course is an introduction to social responsibility and its relationship to environmental responsibility, sustainability, transparency, accountability and human rights. Explore the challenges, risks, and successes of company corporate social responsibility departments and the key stakeholders for responsible manufacturing.  Learn how to integrate...

$150

2 sessions

Saturday Sep 22nd, 10am

Core Mat I- Regular

at Power Pilates - Midtown East
920 3rd Ave 6th Fl, New York, New York 10022

The Core Mat I program is the foundation of the school method. Each subsequent program builds upon the information learned during this course. During this weekend you will learn to teach the 18 beginner level mat exercises and be introduced to school teaching tools, philosophy, and teaching formula.  Every student new to school must start with...

$550

3 sessions

Friday Sep 7th, 4pm

Weekend Intensive Childbirth Education

at Birth Day Presence - Park Slope
182 8th Ave Parlor Fl, Brooklyn, New York 11215

In this weekend intensive, mothers will learn and be prepared with the birth of their child with confidence and relaxation. This childbirth preparation class is designed to offer couples a well-rounded, accessible curriculum. As doulas and childbirth educators, we have assisted thousands of couples through a very wide range of birth choices and...

$395

2 sessions

Learning to Love Yourself

at Lighthouse Workshops New York - Chelsea
146 W 29th St Suite 8W, New York, New York 10011

When you truly love yourself it is like having an invisible super power. No one knows its there, but those around you feel something special, and they want to draw closer to it… When you really love yourself, you can bear life’s difficulties with gratitude and grace, and fully enjoy the good times. You are able to forgive yourself for past mistakes,...

Saturday Sep 22nd, 10:45am

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An Introduction to the Tarot

at New York Open Center - Flatiron
22 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

The tarot is a powerful symbolic system whose images express mystical ideas from the Platonic, Pythagorean, and Hermetic traditions. Once one grasps the tarot’s philosophy and structure, the cards can be used as an intuitive device to connect with one’s inner wisdom.  In this class we will study the symbolism of the tarot as its Italian Renaissance...

$115

3 sessions

Wednesday Nov 14th, 6pm

Core Mat I - Early Bird Discount

at Power Pilates - Midtown East
920 3rd Ave 6th Fl, New York, New York 10022

The Core Mat I program is the foundation of the school method. Each subsequent program builds upon the information learned during this course. During this weekend you will learn to teach the 18 beginner level mat exercises and be introduced to school teaching tools, philosophy, and teaching formula.  Every student new to school must start with...

$500

3 sessions

Tuesday Oct 9th, 10am

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