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The Paul Rosenfels Collection

The Paul Rosenfels Collection

The collected works of Paul Rosenfels, M.D., “the first American social scientist to defend homosexuality in print as a valid lifestyle.”
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

An Anarchist FAQ Webpage

A lengthy FAQ explaining anarchism and the beliefs often held by people who identify as anarchists. Includes two sections critiquing anarcho-capitalism and libertarianism. Essays include quotes and references to works by prominent political theorists.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics; Reference–Encyclopedias–FAQ Archives; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Documents–Philosophical

Chinese Philosophical Etext Archive

Chinese Philosophical Etext Archive

“Electronic versions of Chinese philosophical texts created by the Confucian Etext Project; Electronic versions of Chinese philosophical texts from other sources, to some of which we have made minor improvements; and Information on and links to more information on the preparation and use of these texts.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–Asian History–Chinese History

Plato and His Dialogues

Plato and His Dialogues

Resource dedicated to the life and work of Greek philosopher Plato. Site includes a biography, listing of works, and links to dialogues on the Web.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Philosophy; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Western–Classic Greek And Roman; Arts & Humanities–History–History By Region–European History–Antiquity

Online Ethics Center for Engineering and Research

Online Ethics Center for Engineering and Research

Extensive collection of resources geared towards engineers and scientists that address some of the ethical dilemmas they might face as professionals. Includes links to case studies, reference materials, literature, and discussion groups.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Science & Technology–Engineering; Law, Government & Political Science–Law

Libertarianism – Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Libertarianism – Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Covers Libertarian theories and approaches to Libertarianism. Discusses John Locke’s political views as well as natural rights and the principle of self-ownership. Provides extensive bibliographic references for further reading and research.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics

Online Papers on Consciousness

Online Papers on Consciousness

“This is a directory of 4633 online papers on consciousness and related topics. … Most papers are by academic philosophers or scientists.”
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Descartes’ Meditations

Descartes’ Meditations

This resource from the Wright State University Philosophy Department has Descartes’ original metaphysical meditations from the original Latin edition of 1641, the Duc de Luynes French translation of 1647, and the John Veitch English translation of 1901.
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Modern

Resources for East Asian Language and Thought

Resources for East Asian Language and Thought

Indexes, dictionaries, bibliographies and electronic texts on East Asian religion and philosophy. Includes a “Digital Dictionary of Buddhism”, indexes to several biographical works on Korean and Japanese Buddhists, translations of classical religious and philosophical texts, and links to many other resources.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Buddhism; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology–Faiths & Denominations–Other Faiths–Other Faiths Religious & Sacred Texts; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern; Reference–Dictionaries–Translation–Multilingual Translation Dictionaries; Reference–Dictionaries

Libertarianism

Libertarianism

Informative explanation of Libertarian views covering topics such as individual liberty, personal responsibility, self-ownership, and anarchism. Includes extensive bibliography with resources for right-libertarianism, left-libertarianism, and other related topics.
Subject: Law, Government & Political Science–Political Science–Politics–Political Parties (United States); Arts & Humanities–Philosophy

Logical Fallacies

Logical Fallacies

Go to this comprehensive yet concise site for explanations and examples of common false arguments. Navigate by category and follow links between connected fallacies. Includes a translation of Latin terms for fallacies into English. Learn the definition of a logical fallacy.
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases

Epicurus & Epicurean Philosophy

Epicurus & Epicurean Philosophy

A comprehensive survey of Epicurus and Epicurean philosophy, including ancient texts, history, background on Greece and philosophy before, during, and after Epicurus, bibliography, related links, and e-mail discussion group.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Classics–By Topic–Philosophy; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Western–Classic Greek And Roman

Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin

Full text versions of “The Origin of Species,” “The Voyage of the Beagle,” and “The Descent of Man.”
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Modern

History of Philosophy

History of Philosophy

A large collection of online essays and web resources. Essay topics include Camus, institutional suicide of Chinese Buddhism, and Ayn Rand. The encyclopedia of web resources covers the following areas of Western philosophy: Ancient Greek, Hellenistic, Late Antiquity, Mediaeval, and Modern. The encyclopedia covers the following areas of Eastern P …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Western; Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Eastern

Queer Theory Links

Queer Theory Links

A gateway to LGBT resources, most with a queer theory orientation. Resources include definitions of and introductions to queer theory, as well as essays by influential writiers in the field.
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases; Philosophy–Western–Twentieth Century

PhilSci Archive

PhilSci Archive

“An electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science. The goal of the Archive is to promote communication in the field by the rapid dissemination of new work.” At present, the PhilSci Archive contains 864 documents, which visitors may browse by subject, year, or conference/volume.
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Philosophy–Resources For Students And Philosophers

The Spinoza Study

The Spinoza Study

This site includes indexed versions with hypertext of the following works of Benedict de Spinoza: “The Ethics, Demonstrated in Geometrical Order,” “On the Improvement of the Understanding,” and “The Theological-Political Treatise, Correspondence.” A split-frame mode of presentation allows viewing of two different areas of documents at the same tim …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Modern

The Perspectives of Nietzsche

The Perspectives of Nietzsche

A selection of Nietzsche’s Aphorisms including his views on Christianity, the will to power, philosophy, values and morals, eternal recurrence, Apollo and Dionysus, man, and the ubermensch.
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Modern

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Philosophy of Religion

Philosophy of Religion

Discussions on all topics in the philosophy of religion divided into four sections: Arguments for the Existence of God, Arguments for Atheism, Christian Ethics, and a Directory
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy–Western; Arts & Humanities–Religion & Theology

Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal

Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal

“The Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal offers a scholarly forum for diverse views on major issues in bioethics, such as analysis and critique of principlism, feminist perspectives in bioethics, active euthnasia, genetics, health care reform, and organ transplantation.”
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Health & Medical Sciences; Science & Technology–Life Sciences

HYLE – An International Journal for the Philosophy of Chemistry

HYLE – An International Journal for the Philosophy of Chemistry

“Articles deal with epistemological, methodological, foundational, and ontological problems of chemistry and its subfields; the peculiarities of chemistry and relations to technology, other scientific and non-scientific fields; aesthetical, ethical, and environmental matters in chemistry; as well as philosophically relevant facets of the history, s …
Subject: Arts & Humanities–Philosophy; Science & Technology–Chemical Sciences (Chemistry)

D. Anthony Storm’s Commentary On Kierkegaard

D. Anthony Storm’s Commentary On Kierkegaard

“This web site is primarily devoted to developing an online commentary on the writings of the nineteenth century existentialist philosopher S??ren Aabye Kierkegaard. Also provided are an introduction to Kierkegaard’s method of authorship (including a secondary essay) and a Primer on Kierkegaardian Motifs, which serves as an introduction to his thou …
Subject: Philosophy–Western–Modern

The Philosophy Research Base

The Philosophy Research Base

A huge philosophy research base, categorized by history, subject, and author. Provides links to online resources as well as reviews of print resources. Featured subjects include: American Philosophy, Analytic Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy, Ecofeminism, Ecological Philosophy, Queer Theory, Music Theory, Ancient Philosophy, Medieval Philosophy, …
Subject: Philosophy–General Encyclopedias And Databases