Interest in public philosophy? Please be as SPECIFIC AS YOU CAN. Members who answer "yes" or "a lot" will not be approved.
I work in social and political philosophy, philosophy of technology (and its relation to politics), and feminist philosophy. My interest in public philosophy has to do with trying to think these things practically, collaboratively, and in conversation with wider publics.
"I really support your efforts to establish some groundwork for students and to foster their critical thinking skills. I have taught critical thinking for almost 14 years now and was frustrated by the lack of materials that would directly engage…"
Dan: It was great to meet you at SPEP! Thanks for your wonderful comments in that discussion. I am making you an administrator so that you can see the backend of the site and provide us with assistance when/if you have time.
And, we hope that you find this site to be useful to your work; we depend on our members to make it a lively site. We are also planning some conferences and/or workshops in the next year or two for our members. We encourage you to expand your own profile page and post about your work as well as to contribute both to the general forum discussions and various affinity groups. Sharon