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lacan dot com

lacan dot com

A visually stimulating site that serves as a nice introduction to the French psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan. It contains bibliographies of Lacan and notable Lacanian analysts, pictures of Lacan, a Lacan chronology, and a few articles by popular Lacanians such as Slavoj Zizek. Unfortunately, the site is difficult to navigate and contains little mater …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

davidhume.org

davidhume.org

Created by Dr. Peter Millican and Henry Merivale, David Hume scholars at the University of Leeds, the site contains a complete online version of Hume’s “Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding,” an introduction to the “Enquiry,” a critical survey of the literature on Hume and the “Enquiry,” and a small collection of secondary literature on Hume.
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Modern

French Feminist Theory

French Feminist Theory

A site dedicated to Helene Cixous, Luce Irigary, Julia Kristeva, Rosi Braidotti, Simone de Beauvoir, Monique Wittig, and Catherine Clement. Contains primary and secondary texts, interview, biographies, and bibliographies.
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

Ereignis: Martin Heidegger Gateway

Ereignis: Martin Heidegger Gateway

A gateway to Heidegger sites. Of special note are links to full text versions of “What is Metaphysics?,” “Letter on Humanism,”The End of Philosophy and the Task of Thinking,” “On the Essence of Truth,” and “Building, Dwelling, Thinking.” Links to Heidegger’s letters to Hannah Arendt, his poems, and many secondary materials are also available. Not …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

Academy for the Study of the Psychoanalytic Arts

Academy for the Study of the Psychoanalytic Arts

“The Academy’s Mission is to advance the study of psychoanalytic epistemology, theory, practice, ethics, and education within a psychological framework consisting of philosophy, the arts, and the anthropic sciences as opposed to biology, medicine, and the natural sciences.” Of special note is the Academy Library, which contains such papers as “Fou …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

Chomsky.Info: The Official Noam Chomsky Website

Chomsky.Info: The Official Noam Chomsky Website

The most comprehensive site available on Noam Chomsky, MIT professor and influential political activist. The site contains numerous articles by Chomsky, critical essays on Chomsky’s work, interviews, letters, and biographies, as well as many audio and video clips. The site emphasizes Chomsky’s political activism rather than his work in linguistic …
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science; Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

An Excerpt from Derrida’s “Archive Fever: A Freudian Impression”

An Excerpt from Derrida’s “Archive Fever: A Freudian Impression”

A small excerpt from one of Derrida’s lesser known publications published 10 years before his death. In a short space, he offers insight into the relationships between Freud’s death drive, human memory, the structure of the archive, and modern information technology. More than anything, this excerpt serves as a testament to the elegance and poeti …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

Counteracting the Philosophical Gourmet Report

Counteracting the Philosophical Gourmet Report

A response to the “Philosophical Gourmet Report” written by Richard Heck of Brown University. The original content, published while Heck was at Harvard, has gone out of publication; however, Heck has updated his views in this short essay that is largely critical of “The Philosophical Gourmet Report,its impact on philosphy graduate programs, and th …
Subject: Philosophy–Resources For Students And Philosophers

People with Online Papers in Philosophy

People with Online Papers in Philosophy

A linked list of individuals who have made available online papers in philosophy and related areas. The list contains mostly academic philosophers, but some scientists and others in related fields are included. Areas of interest of these people include consciousness, perception, mental content, philosophy of mind, artificial intelligence, cogniti …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Voice of the Shuttle

Voice of the Shuttle

A vast database containing general philosophical resources such as guides to philosophy on the Internet; information about modern philosophical movements; materials about philosophers and their writings including interviews, critical writings, links to relevant courses, and information about listservs and newsgroups; links to journal homepages; inf …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

The Philosophical Gourmet Report

The Philosophical Gourmet Report

A ranking of graduate programs in philosophy in the English-speaking world. Contains both general rankings and rankings by specialty. Rankings are based on reputation surveys of program faculty completed by 266 philosophers throughout the English-speaking world.
Subject: Philosophy–Resources For Students And Philosophers

Brown Electronic Article Review Service in Moral and Political Philosophy

Brown Electronic Article Review Service in Moral and Political Philosophy

This service attempts to speed up the pace of academic conversation in moral and political philosophy by electronically publishing short but substantial reviews of articles that have appeared in the last six months. Without the need to print or mail anything, BEARS can publish reviews within days of receiving them.
Subject: Philosophy–Resources For Students And Philosophers

Philosophers’ Imprint

Philosophers’ Imprint

“Philosophers’ Imprint” is a refereed series of original papers in philosophy, edited by philosophy faculty at the University of Michigan, with the advice of an international board of editors, and published on the web by the University of Michigan Digital Library. The mission of the “Imprint” is to promote a future in which funds currently spent o …
Subject: Philosophy–Resources For Students And Philosophers

Stanford Presidential Lectures in the Humanities and Arts

Stanford Presidential Lectures in the Humanities and Arts

Contains biographical and bibliographical information about past Stanford lecturers as well as interviews, essays, critical texts, and links to other relevant information on the internet. Past lecturers include the following: Isabel Allende, Homi Bhabha, Harold Bloom, Helene Cixous, Jacques Derrida, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Fredric Jameson, Elaine S …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

The Bertrand Russell Gallery

The Bertrand Russell Gallery

This site is rich in information about the personal and political life of Bertrand Russell, but offers little in the way of his writings. It serves as a fine introduction with many interesting photographs and several links to more scholarly sites.
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

Continental Philosophy

Continental Philosophy

This site contains an expansive catalogue of links to sites about Continental Philosophy. It emphasizes 19th and 20th Century schools of thought such as Critical Theory, Existentialism, Psychoanalysis, Structuralism, Deconstruction, Cultural Theory, Feminist Theory, Queer Theory, and etc. Links are organized both by school and by individual autho …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Contemporary Philosophy, Critical Theory, and Postmodern Thought

Contemporary Philosophy, Critical Theory, and Postmodern Thought

What is Postmodernism? What is Critical Theory? This site provides links to introductory materials that grapple with these questions. It also provides links to profiles and essays about the following central figures in contemporary philosophy and theory: Adorno, Bakhtin, Blanchot, Deleuze, Foucault, Giddens, Habermas, Heller, Jameson, Latour, de …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

The Taoism Information Page

The Taoism Information Page

This site is a compilation of annotated web resources on the philosophical and religious aspects of Taoism, Chinese Alchemy and Martial Arts. Links to various English translations of the following works are included: The Lao-tzu TaoTeh Ching, The Chuang-tzu, Sun Tzu’s The Art of War, and The I Ching.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Other Faiths

Kant on the Web: Kant’s Writings on the Web

Kant on the Web: Kant’s Writings on the Web

A collection of digital versions of some of the German philosopher’s writings, both in German and translated into English. Includes “Critique of Practical Reason,” “Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics,” “Religion within the Limits of Reason Alone,” “Metaphysics of Morals,” and secondary writings.
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Modern