Community Philosophy | lizzylewissapere

Graeme Tiffany, Indpendent Education Consultant
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Philosophy for Children (P4C) has been around for some time. Philosophy for Communities is newer and rarer. Rarer still are attempts to use philosophy to support community development and inform social action, to work in ways respectful of the philosophical underpinnings of informal rather than formal education. Community Philosophy aims to do this. It is found to have value in several respects. It can act as a research tool; for example, in helping youth workers to understand young people’s social reality – through…

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