Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Philosophers and "big events"

Here's a rather varied sampling of tidbits from ten well-known
philosophers talking about "the response of philosophy to big events":


(from Talking Philosophy - The Philosophers' Magazine Blog)

Monday, June 9, 2008

A Collection of Philosophy Majors

Gary Smith found this site, which relates to one of our recurring themes here:


Another Take on the Value of Philosophy Classes

Lots of people think philosophy courses have value, but not all agree on why.

Here's one view that differs a good deal from recent articles we've seen:

Monday, June 2, 2008

Who was a philosophy major?

--Some people you might not expect:


Hope your summer's starting off well!