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Library

List of things I have read/watched and would like to discuss with people when they have also read/watched it. If you have any further recommendations, hit me up. Counting things that I have read/watched starting 2019 (with the exception of a few things).

With most major, older works of philosophy, we usually do not read the book front to cover as they cover a wide array of topics. So some I have not read in their entirety.

Philosophy

Plato

  • Apology
  • Phaedo
  • Parmenides
  • Meno
  • Symposium
  • Republic

Kantian

Kant

  • Groundwork for the Metaphysics of Morals
  • Metaphysics of Morals
  • Idea for a Universal History from a Cosmopolitan Perspective
  • Towards Perpetual Peace: A Philosophical Sketch
  • On the Common Saying: This May Be True in Theory, but It Does Not Hold in Practice
  • The Metaphysical Foundations of Natural Science
  • On the Supposed Right to Life from Philanthropy
  • Anthropology from a Pragmatic Point of View
  • Religion within the Boundaries of Mere Reason
  • On the supposed right to lie from Philanthropy
  • The Critique of Pure Reason (Has anyone actually read it though)
  • The Critique of Practical Reason
  • The Critique of the Power of Judgement
  • Prolegomena to Any Future Metaphysics

Christine M Korsgaard

  • Interacting with Animals: A Kantian Account
  • The Activity of Reason
  • An Introduction to the Ethical, Political, and Religous Thought of Kant
  • Kant’s Analysis of Obligation: The Argument of Groundwork I
  • Kant’s Formula of Universal Law
  • Kant’s Formula of Humanity
  • The Right to Lie: Kant on Dealing with Evil
  • Morality as Freedom
  • Creating the Kingdom of Ends: Reciprocity and Responsibility in Personal Relations
  • Aristotle and Kant on the Source of Value
  • Two Distinctions in Goodness
  • The Reasons We Can Share: An Attack on the Distinction Between Agent-Relative and Agent-Neutral Values
  • Skepticism about Practical Reason
  • Two Arguments Against Lying
  • Personal Identity and the Unity of Agency: A Kantian Response to Parfit
  • The Relational Nature of the Good
  • Normativity, Necessity, and the Synthetic a priori
  • Fellow Creatures

Varden

  • Justice as Freedom
  • Kant and Lying to the Murderer at the Door … One More Time: Kant’s Legal Philosophy and Lies to Murderers and Nazis
  • Rawls vs Nozick vs Kant on Domestic Economic Justice
  • Sex, Love, and Gender - A Kantian Theory
  • Kant and Moral Responsibility for Animals

Other

  • False Negatives of the Categorical Imperative - Richard McCarty
  • Unifying the Categorical Imperative - Marcus Arvan
  • A Kantian Look at Climate Change - Casey Rentmeester
  • Kant’s Philosophy of History - Allen W. Wood
  • Kant and Liberal Internationalism - Michael W. Doyle
  • Kant’s Theory of the State - Jeremy Waldron
  • What Kant Would Have Said in the Refugee Crisis - Peter Nielsen
  • Kant on Punishment: A Coherent Mix of Deterrence and Retribution? - Thomas E. Hill, Jr.
  • Does Kant Have a Theory of Punishment? - Jeffrie G. Murphy
  • Kant’s Retributivism - Done E. Scheid
  • Kant and Cosmopolitanism - Pauline Kleingeld
  • Hospitality’s Downfall: Kant, Cosmopolitanism, and Refugees - Adam Knowles
  • Kant’s Cosmopolitan Patriotism - Pauline Kleingeld
  • Black Radical Kantianism - Charles W. Mills
  • Kant’s Racism - Lucy Allais
  • Restorative Justice, Retributive Justice, and the South African Truth and Reconcilliation Commission - Lucy Allais
  • Force and Freedom - Arthur Ripstein
  • Perversity of the Heart - David Sussman
  • For Badness’ Sake - David Sussman

Ethics

  • Utilitarianism - JS Mill
  • Nicomachean Ehics - Aristotle
  • Ethics and the Limits of Philosophy - Bernard Williams
  • The Human Prejudice - Bernard Williams
  • Speciesism and the idea of Equality - Bonnie Steinbock
  • Animal Liberation - Peter Singer (bits)
  • Famine, Affluence, and Morality - Peter Singer
  • Will Life Be Worth Living in a World Without Work? Technological Unemployment and the Meaning of Life - John Danaher
  • Why Do We Disagree About our Obligations to the Poor? - Peter Siepel
  • The Phenomenlogy of Virtue - Julia Annas
  • Being Virtuous and Doing the Right Thing - Julia Annas
  • Limited Aggregation and Risk - Seth Lazar
  • No Free Lunch: The Significance of Tiny Contributions - Zach Barnett
  • How Should we Aggregate Competing Claims? - Alex Voorhoeve
  • Why Does Aristotle Think that Ethical Virtue is Required for Practical Wisdom? - Ursula Coope
  • Right Action as Virtuous Action - Nicholas Ryan Smith
  • The Scalar Approach to Utilitarianism - Alastair Norcross
  • After Solipsism - David Schmidtz
  • They Can’t Take That Away From Me: Restricting the Reach of Moralty’s Demands - Sarah Stroud
  • Scalar Consequentialism the Right Way - Neil Sinhababu
  • Suicide, Euthanasia, and Human Dignity - Friderik Klampfer
  • If Nothing Matters - Guy Kuhane
  • A Perfect Moral Storm - Stephen M. Gardner
  • Killing the Innocent in Self-Defense - Michael Otsuka
  • Eating Meat and Eating People - Cora Diamond
  • Animal Liberation or Animal Rights - Peter Singer
  • It’s Not My Fault: Global Warming and Individual Moral Obligations - Walter Sinnott-Armstrong
  • Respect For Nature : A Theory of Environmental Ethics - Paul W. Taylor
  • Non-Anthropocentric Value Theory and Environmental Ethics - J. Baird Calicott
  • Animal Liberation: A Triangular Affaird - J. Baird Calicott
  • Philosophical Problems for Environmentalism - Elliot Sober
  • Ideals of Human Excellence and Preserving the Natural Environment - Tom Hill
  • Biodiversity and All That Jazz - Alan Carter
  • Must a Concern for the Environment be Centred on Human Beings? - Bernard Williams
  • The Land Ethic - Aldo Leopold
  • Leviathan - Hobbes
  • Two Treatises of Government - Locke
  • The Social Contract - Rosseau
  • Discourse on Inequality - Rosseau
  • Anarchy, State, and Utopia - Robert Nozick (bits)
  • The Origins of Totalitarianism - Hannah Arendt
  • Equality of Opportunity as Philosophy and Ideology - John Stanley
  • Transitional Justice: A Conceptual Map - Colleen Murphy
  • Causation and Responsibility - Michael S. Moore
  • Legal and Moral Responsibility - Antony Duff
  • Individual and Collective Moral Responsibility for Systemic Military Atrocity - Neta C. Crawford
  • The Implicated Subject: Beyond Victims and Perpetrators - Michael Rothberg
  • Positivism and the Separation of Law and Morals - H.L.A. Hart
  • Positivism and Fidelity to Law — A Reply to Professor Hart - Lon L. Fuller
  • Collective Responisibility - Marion Smiley
  • Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court - UN
  • Guilty Associations: Joint Criminal Enterprise, Command Responsibility, and the Development of International Criminal Law - Danner and Martinez
  • Justice as Fairness - John Rawls
  • The Human Condition - Hannah Arendt
  • Cosmopolitan Justice, Responsibility, and Global Climate Change - Simon Caney
  • Ecological Refugees, States Borders, and the Lockean Proviso - Cara Nine
  • Indigenous People and Environmental Justice: The Impact of Climate Change - Rebecca Tsosie
  • Does Anyone Have the Right to Sex - Amia Srinivasan
  • The Conceptual Foundations of Transitional Justice - Colleen Murphy
  • Eichmann in Jerusalem - Hannah Arendt

Epistemology and Metaphysics

  • Is Justified Knowledge True Belief - Gettier
  • Are You a Sim? - Brian Weatherson
  • Are We Living in a Computer Simulation - Nick Bostrom
  • Physics - Aristostle
  • New Organon - Francis Bacon
  • The Assayer - Galileo di Vincenzo Bonaulti de Galilei
  • Meditations - Descartes
  • Internalism Exposed - Alvin I. Goldman
  • The Inescapability of Gettier Problems - Linda Zagzebski
  • Fundamentals of Bayesian Epistemology - Michael G. Titelbaum
  • Monadology - Leibniz
  • CFAR Handbook
  • Higher Order Evidence - David Christensen
  • Principles of Human Knowledge - George Berkeley
  • An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding - David Hume
  • A Treatise of Human Nature - David Hume
  • The New Riddle of Induction - Nelson Goodman
  • An Inquiry into the Human Mind - Thomas Reid
  • The Life of the Mind - Hannah Arendt

Philosophy of Mind, Science, and Psychology

  • Why Nature and Nurture Won’t Go Away - Steven Pinker
  • Recent Contributions to the Theory of Innate Ideas - Noam Chomsky
  • Psychology as the Behaviorist Views it - John B. Watson
  • The Routledge Companion to Philosophy of Psychology - Various Authors
  • The Nature of Mental States - Hilary Putnam
  • Philosophy of Mind: A Contemporary Introduction - John Heil
  • The Nature of Mental States - Hilary Putnam
  • Special Science (Or: The Disunity of Science As a Working Hypothesis) - J. A. Fodor
  • Eliminative Materialism and the Propositional Attitudes - Paul M. Churchland
  • Truth and Probability - Frank P. Ramsey
  • Is Neuroscience a Bigger Threat Than Artificial Intelligence - Alex Rosenberg
  • Knowing One’s Own Mind - Donald Davidson
  • Thinking Clearly About Correlations and Causation: Graphical Causal Models for
  • Observational Data - Julia M. Rohret
  • Statistical Models and Shoe Leather - David A. Freedman

Computer Science

  • Simple Rules for Complex Decisions - Jung et al
  • Shaping our Tools: Contestability as a Means to Promote Responsible Algorithmic
  • Decision Making in the Professions - Mulligan et al
  • Designing Contestability: Interaction Design, Machine Learning, and Mental Health - Hirsch et al
  • The Book of Why - Judea Pearl

Uncategorized

  • On Bullshit - Harry G. Frankfurt
  • Why Heideggerian AI Failed and Why Fixing it Would Require Making it More Heideggerian - Hubert L. Dreyfus
  • At the Hands of Persons Unkown: The Lynching of Black America - Philip Dray (few chapters)
  • Introduction to Metaphysics - Martin Heidegger
  • Being and Time - Martin Heidegger
  • The Myth of Sisyphus - Camus
  • Nausea - Sartre
  • Literature and Power - Lionel Trilling
  • Climate Change Assessments: Confidence, Probability, and Decision - Bradley et al.
  • Legacies of the Third Reich: Concentration Camps and Out-group Intolerance - Homola et al.
  • The Geography of Inequality: How Land Use Regulation Produces Segregation - Jessica Trounstine
  • The Last Messiah - Peter Zapffe

Poetry

  • Night Sky with Exit Wounds - Ocean Vuong
  • First Sunrise / Premier Soleil Levant - Yasuhiro Nakasone
  • Behind My Eyes - Li-young Lee
  • Our Death - Sean Bonney

Miscellaneous

  • Open Source Architecture - Carlo Ratti
  • The City of Tomorrow - Carlo Ratti
  • The Image of the City - Kevin Lynch
  • Three Body Problem series - Cixin Liu
  • Stand Out of Our Light - James Williams