Philosophy

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The point of philosophy is to start with something so simple as not to seem worth stating, and to end with something so paradoxical that no one will believe it. — Bertrand Russell, The Philosophy of Logical Atomism

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Introduction1

Dictionary

philosophy : (1) pursuit of wisdom (2) a search for a general understanding of values and reality by chiefly speculative rather than observational means (3) an analysis of the grounds of and concepts expressing fundamental beliefs (4) a system of philosophical concepts (5) a theory underlying or regarding a sphere of activity or thought (6) the most basic beliefs, concepts, and attitudes of an individual or group — Webster

Free Dictionary, Wiktionary, OneLook

A Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names (Garth Kemerling, Philosophy Pages)
Free Online Dictionary of Philosophy (FOLDOP)

Thesaurus

Roget’s II (Thesaurus.com), Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, Visuwords

Encyclopedia

Philosophy is the study of general and fundamental problems, such as those connected with existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language. It is distinguished from other ways of addressing such problems by its critical, generally systematic approach and its reliance on rational argument. — Wikipedia

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Encyclopædia Britannica

Outline

An Outline Of Philosophy (Bertrand Russell, Internet Archive)
Outline of Philosophy (Wikipedia)

See   Metaphysics, Logic, Epistemology, Ethics, Aesthetics

Portal

Recommended Resources in Philosophy (The American Philosophical Association)
PhilPapers (David Bourget and David Chalmers, General Editors)

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Inspiration

Adventure

Greek Philosophy Tours

Mystery

List of unsolved problems in philosophy (Wikipedia)

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Foundation

Philosophy

Contemporary Metaphilosophy (Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Metaphilosophy (Jonathan Ichikawa, PhilPapers)
Metaphilosophy Journal
The Philosophy of Philosophy (Timothy Williamson)

System

What Constitutes a Philosophical System? (Tim Lacy, Society for US Intellectual History)

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Innovation

Science

Every science begins as philosophy and ends as art. — Will Durant, The Story of Philosophy

Philosophy v science: which can answer the big questions of life? (Julian Baggini and Lawrence Krauss, The Guardian)
The Philosophy-Science Continuum (Howard Gardner)

Experimental Philosophy (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Experimental Philsophy (PhilPapers)

Technology

Software (American Philosophical Association)

Entrepreneurship

Kickstarter, Indiegogo

Product

The Philosophy Shop
The Unemployed Philosopher’s Guild
Philosophy@Zazzle

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Preservation

History

History of Western Philosophy (Encyclopædia Britannica)
History of Philosophy without any gaps (Peter Adamson Et al., History of Philosophy)
History of Western Philosophy (PhilPapers)
History of Western Philosophy (The Philosophy Pages, Garth Kemerling)
Philosophy Since the Enlightenment (Roger Jones)

Philosophy Specific Texts Sources
The Value of Knowledge: A Miniature Library of Philosophy (Andy Blunden)
Early Modern Philosophy Texts

General Texts Sources
Greek and Roman Materials (Perseus Collection)
Internet Classics Archive (MIT)

Quotation

The Quotations Page
Wikiquote

Museum

The Philosophy Chamber: Art and Science in Harvard’s Teaching Cabinet, 1766–1820 (Harvard Art Museums)

At Philosophy Museum, Please Feed the Mind (The New York Times)
What Would Be in a Philosophy Museum? (Justin Weinberg, Daily Nous)

Library

Library of Congress Call Number B Philosophy (UPenn Online Books)

WorldCat, Library of Congress, UPenn Online Books, Open Library

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Participation

Daniel C. Dennett (Tufts University)

Education

Center for Philosophy for Children (University of Washington)
Teaching Children Philosophy (The Prindle Institute for Ethics, Depauw University)
Philosophy for Children (Maughn Rollins Gregory (PhilPapers)
Philosophy for Children (Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy)
Philosophy for Children (Wikipedia)

Who am I? A philosophical inquiry (Amy Adkins, TED-Ed)
Philosophy (TED Ed)

Teaching Resources (American Philosophical Association)
Guide to the Study of Philosophy (Garth Kemerling, Philosophy Pages)
Teaching Philosophy (PhilPapers)
Philosopher’s Toolkit (Philosophy Learning and Teaching Organization)
Philosophy Learning and Teaching Organization (PLATO)

Philosophy Textbooks (Open Textbook Network)
EPISD Philosophy (Dr. T, Flexbook, CK-12 Foundation)

MERLOT: Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching
OER Commons: Open Educational Resources

Course

Crash Course Philosophy (YouTube Channel)

Online Courses (American Philosophical Association)
Linguistics and Philosophy (MIT Open Courseware)
A History of Philosophy YouTube Channel (Arthur Holmes, YouTube Channel)

Community

Occupation

Career Resources (American Philosophical Association)
Jobs for Philosophers (American Philosophical Association)

Event

PhilEvents (Conferences, CFPs, and seminars in philosophy)

Organization

Philosophy Associations and Societies (American Philosophical Association)

American Philosophical Association
Society for Applied Philosophy

Blog

Blogs and Podcasts (American Philosophical Association)
Philosophical Weblogs Directory (David Chalmers)

News

News Sources (American Philosophical Association)
Journals (American Philosophical Association)
Philosophical Research Online (PhilPapers)

The Philosophers’ Magazine
Philosophy Now: A magazine of ideas
Philosophers’ Imprint
The Philosophical Review
Journal of the American Philosophical Association

Book

ISBNdb

Bibliography

Philosophy bibliographies (Oxford Bibliographies)

Government

Document

USA.gov

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Expression

Fun

Philosophical Humor (David Chalmers, Philosophy Pages)

Game

Philospohy Games (The Philosophers’ Magazine)

Arts

Philosophy of Art vs. Aesthetics (Christopher S. Nwodo, The British Journal of Aesthetics)

Fiction

Worlds Of Speculative Fiction: Philosophical Themes (Gregory B. Sadler, YouTube Channel)

Poem

Philosophical Clerihews (Dean Zimmerman)
OEDILF: The Omnificent English Dictionary In Limerick Form

Music

Song Lyrics

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Related

Here are links to pages about closely related subjects.

Knowledge Form
Foundation
Theory
Philosophy Metaphysics, Logic, Epistemology, Ethics, Aesthetics
System, Cycle, Structure, Growth, Complexity, Control, Disturbance, Entropy, Chaos
Process, Manage, Design, Prototype, Implement, Assess, Revise, Maintain

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Notes

1.   The resources on this page are are organized by a classification scheme developed exclusively for Cosma.