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.
In supporting the university’s mission to form its students in the Franciscan values of dignity of the individual, peace and justice, reconciliation, and responsible stewardship, the center promotes and coordinates the study and teaching of ethics across the curriculum and through co-curricular activities.
Collection of 441 works of classical literature by 59 different authors, including user-driven commentary and "reader's choice" Web sites. Mainly Greco-Roman works (some Chinese and Persian), all in English translation.
Standford's Encyclopedia of Philosophy is an online encyclopedia satisfies the highest academic standards. It was designed so that each entry is maintained and kept up-to-date by an expert or group of experts in the field. All entries and substantive updates are refereed by the members of a distinguished Editorial Board before they are made public.