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Why are we conscious?

How hard is the hard problem of consciousness?

Berit Brogaard
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The strange allure of borders

Why are we drawn to what divides us?

Emily Thomas
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Partisan worlds

Left and right don't occupy different realities

Neil Levy
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The unity of values in a crisis

Moral convictions unite us amid quarantine

Barry C. Smith
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Emergency ethics

Abandon freedoms, focus on duties to society

Hugo Slim
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The self unlocked

Psychedelic experience is the key to the self

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Albert Camus Coffee or Suicide

Should I kill myself or have a cup of coffee?

The Stoics and Existentialists agree on the answer

Skye C. Cleary
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Blade Runner memory and Identity John Locke

Who Is Rachael? Blade Runner and Personal Identity

Does what you remember determine who you are now?

Helen Beebee
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Star Wars The Force Panpsychism Philip Goff

Could the Force Really Be With Us?

Why materialists are wrong and the Jedi right.

Philip Goff
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Why Study Philosophy? Peter Hacker

Why Study Philosophy?

What does philosophy actually do?

Peter Hacker
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The Being of Replicants

The existential anxieties of Blade Runner.

Michael Wheeler
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Why Philosophy Should Be at the Core of Education

Philosophy should be at the core of all education

Peter Worley
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Metaphysics & LanguageArrow Head

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Why are we conscious?

How hard is the hard problem of consciousness?

Berit Brogaard
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The strange allure of borders

Why are we drawn to what divides us?

Emily Thomas
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The Plague, Camus, and hope

Overcoming absurdity during a pandemic

Stephen Beale
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A Defence of Progress

How to avoid the self-fulfilling prophecy of pessimism

Raymond Tallis
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The Fantasy of Reality

Why belief in reality is a dangerous mistake

Hilary Lawson
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Mind & ReasonArrow Head

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Partisan worlds

Left and right don't occupy different realities

Neil Levy
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The self unlocked

Psychedelic experience is the key to the self

Peter Sjöstedt-H
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Stoicism amid pandemic panic

Following Marcus Aurelius' example in Covid-19

Donald Robertson
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The bogus mysteries of consciousness

Explaining the supposedly unexplainable

Peter Hacker
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The demystification of consciousness

Illusionists don’t deny that consciousness exists, but propose that we rethink what it is

Keith Frankish
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Ethics & ReligionArrow Head

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The unity of values in a crisis

Moral convictions unite us amid quarantine

Barry C. Smith
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Emergency ethics

Abandon freedoms, focus on duties to society

Hugo Slim
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Life, risk and Covid-19

Rejecting Heidegger's nihilism

John Milbank
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The attraction of apocalypse

The philosophy of our fascination with disaster

Stephen De Wijze
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Pandemic prediction from Lucretius

How being afraid of death is making some people less ethical

Thomas Nail
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