r/AcademicPhilosophy

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This reddit is intended for academic philosophers - (graduate) students, teachers, and researchers. Encouraged submissions: Open access articles of merit and substance, including from the popular press, that directly engage with a philosophical issue or concern the philosophical academic community. Links to teaching resources also appreciated.
https://reddit.com/r/AcademicPhilosophy/
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r/askphilosophy
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/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
https://reddit.com/r/askphilosophy/
/r/badphilosophy is currently open. Don't make me close it again. Please use the Old Reddit design, linked in the top left corner.
https://reddit.com/r/badphilosophy/
Welcome to the subreddit for the study of the history of ideas, including the histories of philosophy, of literature and the arts, of the natural and social sciences, of religion, and of political thought!
https://reddit.com/r/HistoryofIdeas/
r/cogsci
92k  subs
The interdisciplinary study of mind and intelligence, embracing philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, linguistics, and anthropology.
https://reddit.com/r/cogsci/
A subreddit for the discussion of political philosophies and theories from the likes of Aristotle, Machiavelli, Locke, Hume, Kant, Burke, Thoreau, Nietzsche, Rawls, and Arendt. Or for just talking, seriously, about politics, i.e. respectable in-depth discussion, don't vote someone down simply because you disagree. Treat this subreddit as though the people that you are talking with are gathered in the same room with you.
https://reddit.com/r/PoliticalPhilosophy/
Critical theory is a school of thought that stresses the examination and the critique of society and culture by applying knowledge from the social sciences and the humanities.
https://reddit.com/r/CriticalTheory/
r/literature
983k  subs
Welcome to /r/literature, a community for deeper discussions of plays, poetry, short stories, and novels. Discussions of literary criticism, literary history, literary theory, and critical theory are also welcome--strongly encouraged, even.
https://reddit.com/r/literature/
For questions and answers grounded in Social Science.
https://reddit.com/r/AskSocialScience/
r/TrueReddit
445k  subs
A subreddit for really great, insightful articles and discussion. Please follow reddiquette, and READ THE ARTICLE before voting or discussing. Downvotes should only be used if something doesn’t contribute to intelligent discussion, not just because you disagree. Please use the report button if you see something that doesn’t belong.
https://reddit.com/r/TrueReddit/
r/DepthHub
326k  subs
DepthHub gathers the best in-depth submissions and discussion on Reddit. You can use [the DepthHub](http://www.reddit.com/user/Lapper/m/depthhub) as an alternative front page with high quality discussion and inquiry. For more on the theory of DepthHub, [read this post from our founder](http://redd.it/bkd0n).
https://reddit.com/r/DepthHub/
r/AskAcademia
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This subreddit is for discussing academic life, and for asking questions directed towards people involved in academia, (both science and humanities).
https://reddit.com/r/AskAcademia/
r/Foodforthought
285k  subs
Intelligent and thought-provoking commentaries on life and culture with an emphasis on longform articles and essays that stimulate intellectual discourse.
https://reddit.com/r/Foodforthought/
r/linguistics
169k  subs
**lin⋅guis⋅tics**: the scientific study of human *language* * what form does it take? * how is meaning constructed? * how is it structured? * how is it produced?
https://reddit.com/r/linguistics/
r/psychology
520k  subs
A Reddit community for sharing and discussing science-based psychological material.
https://reddit.com/r/psychology/
A place to discuss and debate religion.
https://reddit.com/r/DebateReligion/
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
r/TrueAtheism
66k  subs
A subreddit dedicated to insightful posts and thoughtful, balanced discussion about atheism specifically and related topics concerning irreligion and religion generally.
https://reddit.com/r/TrueAtheism/
A place to read and discuss works of philosophy.
https://reddit.com/r/PhilosophyBookClub/
Welcome to the University of Reddit, a place for redditors to teach redditors.
https://reddit.com/r/UniversityofReddit/
r/Anarchism
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Anarchism is a social movement that seeks liberation from oppressive systems of control including but not limited to the state, capitalism, racism, sexism, speciesism, and religion. Anarchists advocate a self-managed, classless, stateless society without borders, bosses, or rulers where everyone takes collective responsibility for the health and prosperity of themselves and the environment.
https://reddit.com/r/Anarchism/