Second Order Discipline

Philosophy of Law

PHILOSOPHY OF LAW By: Peter OMONZEJELE This is the use of Philosophy in critically evaluating the principles of Law. The first question that comes to the mind of the Philosopher is that asked by Dennis Lloyd: Is Law necessary? According to D. Lloyd this may seem a simple perhaps unnecessary question but on further reflection, […]

Second Order Discipline

Philosophy of Politics

POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY   By: Peter OMONZEJELE Political Philosophy is a second-order discipline to Political science. There is the need to clarify the difference between Political Science and Political Philosophy. The Political scientist would ask questions such as: What is authority, democracy and sovereignty etc in empirical terms? The Political philosopher is interested in the conceptual […]