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Cognition and Decision - Books. From Books in Non-Human Biological Organisms edited by Steven Shaviro Introduction What is the relationship between life and thought?

Cognition and Decision - Books

Explore The Greatest Historical Figures. Preparing a course of self-study in Philosophy. - philosophy self-study. I'm preparing a course of self-study in Philosophy.

Preparing a course of self-study in Philosophy. - philosophy self-study

I need text-suggestions and ESPECIALLY secondary source suggestions. Yo! AskMeFi! , I got my undergrad degree in English and Philosophy. What I'm looking to do is to revisit those names, pick up some new ones and really get down and dirty with the subject. Problems from Wilfrid Sellars. Photo is a gift from Cynthia Freeland.

Problems from Wilfrid Sellars

Taken by either by her or by Ken Alpern. Krist Bender, Cynthia's husband, scanned it. "Sellars is one of the most important philosophical writers of the century, perhaps of any century, and he was also one of the most outstanding philosophy editors of the century, perhaps of any century. " Keith Lehrer Who was Wilfrid Sellars? Wilfrid Sellars, "Autobiographical Reflections: (February, 1973)" Published in Action, Knowledge and Reality, edited by H.N.

Maintained by Andrew Chruckye-mail: ditext@ditext.comLetters to the Webmaster This site was created in November 1995. SARTRE . ORG : Jean Paul Sartre, Existentialism, Philosophy, History. Colleges and Universities that Offer Free Courses Online. See our list of the top schools offering free courses online.

Colleges and Universities that Offer Free Courses Online

Learn about what types of courses are available to find the school and courses that are right for you. Online Courses for Credit Plenty of free resources are available online for students who want to learn a new topic, but these free options don't generally lead to college credit. Students who want to earn college credit might want to look for online options that charge a small fee in exchange for access to online lessons.

These fee-based courses can help students earn alternative forms of college credit. Education Portal offers this style of distance learning with quick, engaging video lessons and self-assessment quizzes. Ancient Medieval Philosophy, Open Courseware - Download free content from University of Notre Dame. Description This course will concentrate on major figures and persistent themes in ancient and medieval philosophy.

Ancient Medieval Philosophy, Open Courseware - Download free content from University of Notre Dame

A balance will be sought between scope and depth, the latter ensured by a close reading of selected texts from Plato, Aristotle, Lucretius, Marcus Aurelius, Augustine, and Thomas Aquinas. For all available materials for the course, “Ancient and Medieval Philosophy”, visit the Notre Dame OpenCourseWare site: Customer Reviews Discourse on the soul by steve51885 I really like the direction this class is headed! More information? By Larry_Hinman I began looking at the first lecture, and it was clear that there were preceding lectures not included here. ...More retired. Philosophy with John Searle: Three Free Courses. You can’t dabble in the world of philosophy very long without encountering John Searle.

Philosophy with John Searle: Three Free Courses

One of America’s most respected philosophers, Searle did important work on “speech act” theory during the 1960s, then later turned to consciousness and artificial intelligence, out of which came his famous “Chinese room” thought experiment. Searle has taught philosophy at UC-Berkeley since 1959, and, until recently, his courses were only available to matriculated students. But this fall semester, the good folks at Berkeley recorded three courses taught by Searle, and made them available online.

We have added them to the Philosophy section of our big collection of Free Online Courses. Or, you can simply access the courses below, using your computer or your smart phone. 300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities. Advertisement Get 1100 free online courses from the world’s leading universities — Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley, Oxford and more.

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Book I of Hegel's Science of Logic - Being

In every other science the subject matter and the scientific method are distinguished from each other; also the content does not make an absolute beginning but is dependent on other concepts and is connected on all sides with other material. Ethics (Spinoza) Squashed Philosophers- Condensed Plato Aristotle Augustine Descartes Hume Marx Freud Copernicus Hobbes Sartre Ayer Sade Wittgenstein Einstein. Kant on the Web: Resources on Other Web Sites. Kant on the Web Kant Resources on Other Web Sites Other Internet Resources Biographies or General Introductory Essays Articles or Books on Kant Teaching/lecture information Articles or Books (discussing technical issues in Kant-scholarship) Click here for a separate listing of Steve Palmquist's articles and books.

Kant on the Web: Resources on Other Web Sites

THE STONE - Opinionator Blog. This is the second in a series of interviews about religion that I am conducting for The Stone.

THE STONE - Opinionator Blog

The interviewee for this installment is Louise Antony, a professor of philosophy at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and the editor of the essay collection “Philosophers Without Gods: Meditations on Atheism and the Secular Life.” Gary Gutting: You’ve taken a strong stand as an atheist, so you obviously don’t think there are any good reasons to believe in God. But I imagine there are philosophers whose rational abilities you respect who are theists.

How do you explain their disagreement with you? Philosophy, Vol. 57, No. 221 (Jul., 1982), pp. 395-401. Flame0430's Channel. EpistemeLinks: For Philosophy Resources on the Internet. Introduction to Philosophy. PhilPapers: Online Research in Philosophy. Process Philosophy. First published Mon Oct 15, 2012 Process philosophy is based on the premise that being is dynamic and that the dynamic nature of being should be the primary focus of any comprehensive philosophical account of reality and our place within it. Even though we experience our world and ourselves as continuously changing, Western metaphysics has long been obsessed with describing reality as an assembly of static individuals whose dynamic features are either taken to be mere appearances or ontologically secondary and derivative.

Free Online Course Materials. Metaphysics. First published Mon Sep 10, 2007 It is not easy to say what metaphysics is. Ancient and Medieval philosophers might have said that metaphysics was, like chemistry or astrology, to be defined by its subject matter: metaphysics was the “science” that studied “being as such” or “the first causes of things” or “things that do not change.” It is no longer possible to define metaphysics that way, and for two reasons. First, a philosopher who denied the existence of those things that had once been seen as constituting the subject-matter of metaphysics—first causes or unchanging things—would now be considered to be making thereby a metaphysical assertion. Secondly, there are many philosophical problems that are now considered to be metaphysical problems (or at least partly metaphysical problems) that are in no way related to first causes or unchanging things; the problem of free will, for example, or the problem of the mental and the physical. 1. 2. 2.1 The categories of being.