Public Philosophy Network

Encouraging and Supporting Publicly Engaged Philosophical Research and Practices

Perry Zurn
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • United States
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Perry Zurn joined Daniel Susser's group
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Queer Politics

The aim of this forum is to explore and analyze, practically and theoretically, the complex relationship between gender, sexuality, and the law.
Mar 19, 2013
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Philosophers in the City

For those doing philosophical work on urban issues
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Continental Philosophy as Public Philosophy

For members of SPEP and other continental philosophers who want collaborate on public philosophy projects and/or discuss the public relevance of various schools of continental philosophy
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Public Philosophy Journal

The Public Philosophy Journal is designed to re-envision the relationship between the academy and everyday life by creating a public space for accessible but rigorous scholarly discourse on challenging contemporary issues of public concern.The Public Philosophy Journal is a collaborative endeavor between the Department of Philosophy and the Humanities in a Digital…See More
Mar 19, 2013
Perry Zurn is now a member of Public Philosophy Network
Feb 18, 2013

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American University
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Philosophy
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Interest in public philosophy? Please be as SPECIFIC AS YOU CAN. Members who answer "yes" or "a lot" will not be approved.
I am interested in public philosophy, and specifically the publicization of philosophy, as an important counterpoint to the traditional conception of philosophy as requiring silence, isolation, and tranquility.

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At 1:03pm on February 18, 2013, Cori Wong said…

Hey, Perry! Thanks for joining the Public Philosophy Network (PPN)!  An introductory User Guide can be found under the “About” tab. We hope that you find ways to make the site helpful and supportive of your work and interests. While we welcome all members interested in public philosophy, the particular aim of this site is to help develop and support collaborative projects that include philosophers as partners in research and/or social action projects that in some way contribute a public good and/or further public discussion and deliberation. 

As we build up the site, we are counting on our members to help us make it a success. We strongly encourage you to upload a photo on your profile page and to complete your profile so that other members with similar interests can network with you. Having a robust and fairly accessible profile allows you to use this site to find other philosophers and collaborators for publicly engaged philosophy projects.

There are two ways to become actively involved on the PPN on-line network:  1) The affinity groups provide members with the opportunity to collaborate around a particular issue within public philosophy; 2) The general forums on the main page are intended to foster “metadiscussions” on issues in public philosophy that cut across specific issues—these discussions may focus on practical or philosophical concerns. If your interests aren’t yet represented, you can also start an affinity group or add a thread to a general discussion forum.

Thanks again for joining the PPN. We hope you find ways to make it useful for your research and look forward to your contributions.

 
 
 

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