Classes are flexible enough to meet the needs of both beginners and students with existing philosophical background My classes require no outside reading or homework or grades–only a once weekly 2.5 hour commitment that fits the schedules of busy people.
While most of us rightly want to be exceptional in some way or another, we often feel a lot of social and moral pressure not to think of ourselves as generally better than others.
And, even more urgently, we feel pressure not to convey to others that we think ourselves superior and not to be primarily by a desire to be generally better than others.
I earned my Ph D and taught 93 university classes before I went into business for myself.
My online classes involve live, interactive class discussions with me and your fellow students held over videoconference (using Google Hangout, which downloads in just seconds).
It is easiest for powerful people to unthinkingly hurt less powerful people because in those cases ramifications to the powerful are least likely to come or are least likely to be potent should they come at all.
One thing I have noticed is that an internalized sense of false modesty helps people underestimate their own power.He does not see himself as anyone to be especially afraid of.In his heart, I would guess that he looks at his accomplishments as good but modest and fairly obscure, in the grand scheme of things.We need to remember that regardless of whether deep down inside we feel ourselves to be inadequate, harmless, or so upstanding as to only be capable of benefitting others, it is always possible that others are nonetheless quite vulnerable to us.We have to accurately assess our power, not in order to puff ourselves up but in order to figure out how best we might use it to deliberately help others and how best to avoid risking hurting others.In all his professional dealings which I have observed he seems to be a fair and generous person.