The Rationality of Animals | University of Oxford

The Rationality of Animals

Event date
25 Nov 2017 to 26 Nov 2017
Venue
1 Wellington Square
Oxford
OX1 2JA
Event type
Courses and workshops
Event cost
£77.00
Disabled access?
No
Booking required
Required
Aristotle called humans 'the only rational animal'. But was he right? What exactly is it to be rational? Are there really no animals (birds, plants) that are rational? Surely animals, birds & plants might be rational in a different way from human beings?

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