Brandeis University, Philosophy Department
Fall 2012
Brandeis University Web Stite

Philosophy 20A

ELECTION 2012

Professor Andreas Teuber
Prof. Teuber

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

 


Model Citizens & Pro-Democracy Activists

 


What Does It Mean To Be a Citizen?

 

 


The Conventions and Convention Coverage

 

 


Democracy and Globalization

 


Key Political Concepts and Fundamental Values

 


The New Democracy Forum


The New Democracy Forum Two


Democracy Links


Campaign 2012

 


Public Education

 


Democracy and the War on Terrorism

Why Study Philosophy?

 

Philosophy: "The Ultimate Transferable Skill"

 

Philosophy-in-General Handouts

 

Search Engines in Philosophy

 

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries and Guides of Philosophy

 

Online Papers and E-Texts Philosophy

 

Philosophy Goes to the Movies

  • Philosophical Issues in BLADE RUNNER (Pryor)
  • "Towards a Holistic Definition of the Self and Blade Runner"
  • BLADE RUNNER: Original Screenplay
  • BLADE RUNNER: 2019 Off-World Web Page
  • BLADE RUNNER: In the News Page
  • Philosophical Issues in TWELVE MONKEYS (Pryor)
  • "Meta-Film:: Does Anyone Really Know What Time It Is?"
  • MINORITY REPORT TRAILER
  • The Philip Dick Short Story
  • Official Philip Dick Website
  • ETERNAL SUNSHINE OF THE SPOTLESS MIND
  • LACUNA, INC. (Sign up today)
  • MOMENTO: The Unofficial Chris Nolan Website
  • MOMENTO OFFICIAL WEB SITE:
  • Stanley Cavell: A Philosophy of Film

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    Guides to Reading and Writing Philosophy

     

    Reading and Writing for the Course

     

    Discussion

     

    Top Ph.D Programs in Philosophy

     

    Philosophy Blogs

    • The Stone - - features the writing of contemporary philosophers on issues both timely and timeless.
    • Aporia - - A blog devoted to skepticism.
    • Buffalo Philosophy Blog - - A group blog by graduate students of the State University of New York, University at Buffalo dedicated to issues in metaphysics, philosophy of science, philosophy of language, ethics and epistemology..
    • Certain Doubts - - Devoted to matters epistemological.
    • Epistemic Value - - A blog devoted to epistemological issues run by Duncan Pritchard out of the University of Edinburgh.
    • Ethics Etc. - - Discussing contemporary philosophical issues in ethics and related areas.
    • Metaphysical Values - - A blog on the nature of things, created by the Centre for Metaphysics and Mind, Leeds, UK.
    • PEA Soup - - A blog dedicated to philosophy, ethics, and the academy.
    • Philosophy of Information - - News and comments on the philosophy of computing and information, the philosophy of technology, information technology, computer ethics and information ethics.
    • Practical Ethics - - Ethical Perspectives on the News.
    • Seeing Things - - A blog devoted to philosophy, phenomenology, and cognitive neuroscience of perception created by Sean Kelly.

     

    Podcasts from Philosophy Bites

    Nigel Warburton (author of Philosophy: The Basics) and David
    Edmonds (co-author of Wittgenstein's Poker) interview philosophers
    on a host of philosophical topics in short fifteen minute segments.

     

    Philosophers Talk About Philosophy and Philosophers

     

    More Conversations with Philosophers

     

    Puzzles, Paradoxes and Illusions

     

    Philosophical Humor

     

    Philosophy Songs