The American Philosophical Association promotes the discipline and profession of philosophy, both within the academy and in the public arena. The APA supports the professional development of philosophers at all levels and works to foster greater understanding and appreciation of the value of philosophical inquiry.
A professional organization devoted to supporting philosophy inspired by continental European traditions. One of the largest American philosophical societies, and strives to encourage work not only in the philosophical traditions of phenomenology and existentialism, but also in all those areas commonly associated with ‘continental philosophy,’ such as animal studies, critical theory, cultural studies, deconstruction, environmental philosophy, feminism, German idealism, hermeneutics, philosophy of the Americas, post-colonialism, post-structuralism, psychoanalysis, philosophy of race and queer theory.
Shares a variety of perspectives from a broad array of APA members, to highlight the activities being undertaken by the APA. Posts cover a variety of topics such as public philosophy, diversity and inclusion.
1000-Word Philosophy: An Introductory Anthology is a constantly-growing collection of original introductory essays on important philosophical topics. Each essay contains notes and references to further works, as well as suggested related articles and a biographical note of the author.
The library of Bertrand Russell (1872–1970), British philosopher, logician, essayist, and renowned peace advocate, is part of the Russell Archives, along with his correspondence, manuscripts, tapes, films, photographs, medals and permanently displayed writing desk.