Major Branches of Philosophy



Philosophy is a huge discipline that covers many sub-topics. Here is a review of the major branches of philosophy. Of course since these distinctions cover "ways of thought", many cross over into the neighboring areas, and many different groups organize these topics differently. This will at least give you an overview of what topics are typically thought to fall under "philosophy".

Logic and Language
- Science
- Physics
- Biology

Metaphysics
- Psychology
- Social Sciences

Methodology
- Religion

Ethics
- Medical Ethics
- Business Ethics
- Law Ethics

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