I just found a neat project for helping decide which Philosophy graduate program to go to called PhilRanker that can be found here: https://nicholashh.github.io/phil-ranker/ It certainly would have saved me a lot of time in the early phases not having to jump around the PGR website and enter data into my excel sheet of possible… Continue reading
Tips for Intro to Philosophy Students
I sent these tips to my section students, but I think they apply pretty generally. The readings and lectures give you a great opportunity to take in new ideas. The discussion sections and writing assignments give you the opportunity to try out your ideas. Often, ideas turn out to be harder than expected to put… Continue reading
Some media is better than other media
This article is excellent. I don’t agree with everything in it, but I think it has two very good and important points: 1. If you give up on things like value judgements and expertise, you lose almost all ground you have to say much with oomph. Some things are better than some other things.… Continue reading
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