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ONLINE ENCYCLOPEDIAS

Stanford (the best)
http://plato.stanford.edu/contents.html
The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy:
http://www.iep.utm.edu/
A comprehensive directory of online philosophical articles and books by academic philosophers:
http://philpapers.org/
Early Modern Texts:
http://www.earlymoderntexts.com/
David Chalmers Mind bibliography
http://consc.net/mindpapers/
History & Theory of Ontology Website
http://www.ontology.co/idx00.htm
The Philosophers Magazine
http://www.philosophersnet.com/

PODCASTS

Free on-line philosophical courses
http://www.openculture.com/philosophy_free_courses
Faculty of Philosophy, Oxford University
http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/podcasts
History of Philosophy, King's College Loondon
http://www.kcl.ac.uk/ikings/index.php?id=487
Philosophy Bites contains hundreds of downloadable discussions with prominent philosophers:
http://www.philosophybites.libsyn.com/
Institute of Philosophy podcasts
http://philosophy.sas.ac.uk/events/podcasts
Forum for European Philosophy
http://www2.lse.ac.uk/europeanInstitute/research/forumForEuropeanPhilosophy/Home.aspx
University of Chicago philosophy pdcast series
http://philosophy.uchicago.edu/podcasts/elucidations.html
Philosophy at Bristol – podcasts of department members discussing philosophical topics:
http://eis.bris.ac.uk/~plajb/blog/
BBC podcasts of Melvyn Bragg's "In Our Time" series
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qykl
The Royal Institute of Philosophy
https://www.youtube.com/user/RoyIntPhilosophy/videos
Top Documentary films (philosophy)
http://topdocumentaryfilms.com/category/philosophy/

BLOGS

Brian Leiter's blog is good: http://leiterreports.typepad.com/
And also that of David Chalmers: http://fragments.consc.net/
And there's a list of blogs here: http://consc.net/weblogs.html

USEFUL MISCELLANEOUS LISTS

Free philosophy e-books
http://www.openculture.com/free-philosophy-ebooks
Links to online papers and books
http://www.ditext.com/online.html
The Science Network:
http://thesciencenetwork.org
Philosophy: An Online Resource Guide
http://www.wiseoldsayings.com/philosophy-resource-guide.php
Minnesota studies in the philosophy of science:
http://mcps.umn.edu/philosophy/complete.html
Peter King web site listing by topic
http://users.ox.ac.uk/~worc0337/phil_topics.html
Early Modern Philosophy Texts (Kant's Critique, and 100s more...)
http://www.earlymoderntexts.com/
Cambridge HPS Research Guide:
http://www.hps.cam.ac.uk/research/
Online PhD Programs Famous Philosophers Resource Page
http://www.onlinephdprograms.com/blog/
Advice on essay writing style:
http://www.hps.cam.ac.uk/research/wp.html
Peter Gibson's philosophy Ideas database:
http://www.philosophyideas.com
To follow philosophy on Twitter.com:
follow @ranilillanjum, and explore the extensive 'Lists' on her homepage.

DISCUSSION LISTS

The Episteme page gives links to many philosophy discussion lists: http://www.epistemelinks.com/Main/MainList.aspx While the page is no longer maintained and hence is liable to have some dud links, it is still a useful resource for anybody interested in on-line philosophical discussions.

JOURNALS

HUMANA.MENTE Journal of Philosophical Studies
http://www.humanamente.eu/
Aristotelian Society:
www.aristoteliansociety.org.uk
Journal of Consciousness Studies:
http://www.imprint.co.uk/jcs.html

UNIVERSITIES

Universities offering opportunities that might be of interest to Philsoc members.

Faculty of Philosophy, Oxford University
http://www.philosophy.ox.ac.uk/
Institute of Philosophy, University of London
http://philosophy.sas.ac.uk/
Birkbeck College, London:
http://www.bbk.ac.uk/phil/
University of Wales:
http://www.uwtsd.ac.uk/ma-philosophy/
Reading University:
http://www.reading.ac.uk/Phil/
Details of part time study at Reading:
http://www.rdg.ac.uk/Phil/ugcourses.htm#part-time BA

RELIGION

Peter King's religion stuff
http://users.ox.ac.uk/~worc0337/serious/religion.html
More of the same
http://users.ox.ac.uk/~worc0337/phil_topics_religion.html
Secular web (but one of the best sites for discussion of religion)
http://infidels.org/
Atheism web
http://infidels.org/library/modern/nontheism/atheism/

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST

Matthew Stanley in Physics Today: Why should physicists study history?
http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip/magazine/physicstoday/article/69/7/10.1063/PT.3.3235
Julian Baggini in TLS: More Equal Than Others
http://www.the-tls.co.uk/articles/public/more-equal-than-others-3/

INDIVIDUAL PHILOSOPHERS

Just "Google" and you'll find loads on practically everyone you've ever heard of, including most modern philosophers too. But Peter King again has a good list at
http://users.ox.ac.uk/~worc0337/philosophers.html

The website of the President of the Philosophical Society is here: http://mariannetalbot.co.uk/.

And here are some faces in addition to those who show up elsewhere on this site. Clicking on an image will take you to an external web page dedicated to the appropriate philosopher.

 

UK Philosophers
E. Anscombe
J.L. Austin
A.J. Ayer
Francis Bacon
Isaiah Berlin
C.D. Broad
Edmund Burke
Joseph Butler
Paul Grice
David Hume
Thomas Hobbes
Anthony Kenny
John Locke
John McDowell
G.E. Moore
J.S. Mill
Iris Murdoch
William Ockham
Gilbert Ryle
Thomas Reid
Bertrand Russell
Adam Smith
Peter Strawson
A.N. Whitehead
Bernard Williams

 

American and Australian Philosophers
D. Davidson
Daniel Dennett
John Dewey
William James
Saul Kripke
Thomas Kuhn
David Lewis
Robert Nozick
C.S. Peirce
Hilary Putnam
W.V.O. Quine
John Rawls
Richard Rorty
John Searle
Peter Singer

 

European Philosophers
Aquinas
Augustine
Franz Brentano
Rudolf Carnap
Rene Descartes
Erasmus
Gottlob Frege
H-G. Gadamer
Kurt Gödel
J. Habermas
G.W.F. Hegel
M. Heidegger
Edmund Husserl
Immanuel Kant
G. Leibniz
Malebranche
Merleau-Ponty
F. Nietzsche
Karl Popper
J-J. Rousseau
J-P. Sartre
Schopenhauer
Baruch Spinoza
Voltaire
Wittgenstein

 

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