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Philosophy Where we go for insights on the meaning of life.
Andrew Taggert - A practical philosopher and entrepreneur who teaches individuals and organizations how to inquire into the things that matter most. Basics of Philosophy - This site is an easily digestible online warehouse with all kinds of manageable chunks of information about philosophy. Charles Eisenstein – Philosopher, author, and speaker. David Chalmers – Philosopher at New York University and co-director of the Center for Mind, Brain, and Consciousness. Interested in the philosophy of mind (especially consciousness) and the foundations of cognitive science, as well the philosophy of language, metaphysics and epistemology, and many other areas. Foundation for Inner Peace – Home of “A Course in Miracles,” a spiritual self-study program designed to awaken people to oneness with God and Love. Future of Humanity Institute - Investigates what we can do now to ensure a long flourishing future. FHI is a multidisciplinary research institute at the University of Oxford. Academics at FHI bring the tools of mathematics, philosophy and social sciences to bear on big- picture questions about humanity and its prospects. Future Thinkers – A podcast about evolving technology, society and consciousness by Mike Gilliland and Euvie Ivanova. History of Philosophy (without any gaps) - Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King's College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, "without any gaps." The series looks at the ideas, lives and historical context of the major philosophers as well as the lesser-known figures of the tradition. The Information Philosopher - A philosophical method grounded in science, especially modern physics, biology, psychology, neuroscience, and the science of information. Information philosophy offers novel solutions to classical problems in philosophy, notably freedom of the will, the objective foundation of values, and the problem of knowledge (epistemology). Integral Life – A member-driven digital media company that supports the growth, education and application of Integral Philosophy and integrative metatheory to complex issues in the 21st century. Institute of Noetic Sciences - Bridges scientific exploration and experiential discovery to better understand a timeless truth — that humanity is deeply interconnected. Mark Vernon – Psychotherapist and writer, with a keen interest in the vitality of inner life. Vernon’s studies began with a degree in physics, before two degrees in theology, followed by a PhD in philosophy – an academic journey that took him from the universities of Durham and Oxford to Warwick. His professional life began as a priest in the Church of England, from which he resigned about 20 years ago. MeaningofLife.tv - A place where people have conversations about matters relating to the meaning of life. Since that subject can be illuminated from many different angles, these people come from many different backgrounds. Microphilosophy - Small thoughts about big things; big thoughts about small things; expansive ideas in few words;  seeds of thought, scatttered to either take root or not. Modern Stoicism - Host of Stoic Week and a free online course, with step by step exercises and audio meditations. New Philosopher - An independent quarterly magazine devoted to exploring philosophical ideas from past and present thinkers on ways to live a more fulfilling life. On Being - Krista Tippett explores what it means to be human and live well, through conversations with scientists, artists, politicians and more. The focus is not on any particular belief system or denomination, but on the abstract forces — beauty, nature, loss — that can shape an inner life. Ozan Varol -  Rocket scientist turned bestselling author and award- winning law professor explains how extraordinary thinking produces extraordinary results. Perspectiva - A research platform that seeks to build the intellectual foundations for a more conscious society – a diverse and plural society awake to itself, united by an awareness of ecological constraints, systemic influences and the development of human empathy and consciousness throughout the lifespan. Philosophers’ Magazine - An independent quarterly, founded by Julian Baggini and Jeremy Stangroom in 1997, devoted to publishing philosophy that’s clear, enlightening, and thought-provoking. Philosophy for Life – The website of Jules Evans, a practical philosopher and writer interested in therapeutic practices and ethical ideas from ancient philosophies and wisdom tradition. Philosophy Talk - Celebrates the value of an examined life. Radically Enlightened - Dedicated to global activism and critical thought in the areas of current events, culture, spirituality and philosophy. Ask questions. Seek truth. Live from the soul. Act from the heart. Pro-Active Planetary Consciousness: Because life is too loud to stay quiet. Reason and Meaning - Awesome site with links galore to great stuff on numerous topics. Features philosophical reflections on life, death, and the meaning of life, by John G. Messerly, PhD. School of Life - A global organisation dedicated to developing emotional intelligence that applies psychology, philosophy, and culture to everyday life. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy - Organizes scholars from around the world in philosophy and related disciplines to create and maintain an up-to-date reference work. What Is It Like to Be a Philosopher - In-depth autobiographical interviews with philosophers. Interviews you can’t find anywhere else. In the interviews, you get a sense of what makes living, breathing philosophers tick. How one becomes a philosopher. The interviews show how our theories shape our lives and how our experiences influence our theories. World Philosophy Network - A worldwide based network centered around the idea of networking philosophical portals, magazines, individuals and institutions dealing with the humanities.
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© Copyright 2019. UnderstandingXYZ.com. All rights reserved.
Philosophy Where we go for insights on the meaning of life.
“The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age which means never losing your enthusiasm.”     - Aldous Huxley
Andrew Taggert - A practical philosopher and entrepreneur who teaches individuals and organizations how to inquire into the things that matter most. Basics of Philosophy - This site is an easily digestible online warehouse with all kinds of manageable chunks of information about philosophy. Charles Eisenstein – Philosopher, author, and speaker. David Chalmers – Philosopher at New York University and co-director of the Center for Mind, Brain, and Consciousness. Interested in the philosophy of mind (especially consciousness) and the foundations of cognitive science, as well the philosophy of language, metaphysics and epistemology, and many other areas. Foundation for Inner Peace – Home of “A Course in Miracles,” a spiritual self-study program designed to awaken people to oneness with God and Love. Future of Humanity Institute - Investigates what we can do now to ensure a long flourishing future. FHI is a multidisciplinary research institute at the University of Oxford. Academics at FHI bring the tools of mathematics, philosophy and social sciences to bear on big-picture questions about humanity and its prospects. Future Thinkers – A podcast about evolving technology, society and consciousness by Mike Gilliland and Euvie Ivanova. History of Philosophy (without any gaps) - Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King's College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, "without any gaps." The series looks at the ideas, lives and historical context of the major philosophers as well as the lesser-known figures of the tradition. The Information Philosopher - A philosophical method grounded in science, especially modern physics, biology, psychology, neuroscience, and the science of information. Information philosophy offers novel solutions to classical problems in philosophy, notably freedom of the will, the objective foundation of values, and the problem of knowledge (epistemology). Integral Life – A member-driven digital media company that supports the growth, education and application of Integral Philosophy and integrative metatheory to complex issues in the 21st century. Institute of Noetic Sciences - Bridges scientific exploration and experiential discovery to better understand a timeless truth — that humanity is deeply interconnected. Mark Vernon – Psychotherapist and writer, with a keen interest in the vitality of inner life. Vernon’s studies began with a degree in physics, before two degrees in theology, followed by a PhD in philosophy – an academic journey that took him from the universities of Durham and Oxford to Warwick. His professional life began as a priest in the Church of England, from which he resigned about 20 years ago. MeaningofLife.tv - A place where people have conversations about matters relating to the meaning of life. Since that subject can be illuminated from many different angles, these people come from many different backgrounds. Microphilosophy - Small thoughts about big things; big thoughts about small things; expansive ideas in few words;  seeds of thought, scatttered to either take root or not. Modern Stoicism - Host of Stoic Week and a free online course, with step by step exercises and audio meditations. New Philosopher - An independent quarterly magazine devoted to exploring philosophical ideas from past and present thinkers on ways to live a more fulfilling life. On Being - Krista Tippett explores what it means to be human and live well, through conversations with scientists, artists, politicians and more. The focus is not on any particular belief system or denomination, but on the abstract forces — beauty, nature, loss — that can shape an inner life. Ozan Varol -  Rocket scientist turned bestselling author and award-winning law professor explains how extraordinary thinking produces extraordinary results. Perspectiva - A research platform that seeks to build the intellectual foundations for a more conscious society – a diverse and plural society awake to itself, united by an awareness of ecological constraints, systemic influences and the development of human empathy and consciousness throughout the lifespan. Philosophers’ Magazine - An independent quarterly, founded by Julian Baggini and Jeremy Stangroom in 1997, devoted to publishing philosophy that’s clear, enlightening, and thought-provoking. Philosophy for Life – The website of Jules Evans, a practical philosopher and writer interested in therapeutic practices and ethical ideas from ancient philosophies and wisdom tradition. Philosophy Talk - Celebrates the value of an examined life. Radically Enlightened - Dedicated to global activism and critical thought in the areas of current events, culture, spirituality and philosophy. Ask questions. Seek truth. Live from the soul. Act from the heart. Pro-Active Planetary Consciousness: Because life is too loud to stay quiet. Reason and Meaning - Awesome site with links galore to great stuff on numerous topics. Features philosophical reflections on life, death, and the meaning of life, by John G. Messerly, PhD. School of Life - A global organisation dedicated to developing emotional intelligence that applies psychology, philosophy, and culture to everyday life. Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy - Organizes scholars from around the world in philosophy and related disciplines to create and maintain an up-to- date reference work. What Is It Like to Be a Philosopher - In-depth autobiographical interviews with philosophers. Interviews you can’t find anywhere else. In the interviews, you get a sense of what makes living, breathing philosophers tick. How one becomes a philosopher. The interviews show how our theories shape our lives and how our experiences influence our theories. World Philosophy Network - A worldwide based network centered around the idea of networking philosophical portals, magazines, individuals and institutions dealing with the humanities.