r/culturalstudies

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created in 2008
last scan 7/18/2019


A community for the in-depth discussion of Cultural Studies, an academic field grounded in critical theory & Marxist literary criticism.
https://reddit.com/r/culturalstudies/
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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/
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/
r/Anthropology
70k  subs
A storehouse of linguistic, archaeological, cultural and biological anthropology information.
https://reddit.com/r/Anthropology/
For questions and answers grounded in Social Science.
https://reddit.com/r/AskSocialScience/
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/literature
930k  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/
r/DepthHub
315k  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/cogsci
91k  subs
The interdisciplinary study of mind and intelligence, embracing philosophy, psychology, artificial intelligence, neuroscience, linguistics, and anthropology.
https://reddit.com/r/cogsci/
r/askphilosophy
105k  subs
/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
https://reddit.com/r/askphilosophy/
r/Foodforthought
270k  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/feminisms
40k  subs
A safe(r) space for respectful, cooperative feminism-minded discussion, including its intersections. Content is actively curated by a pro-feminist moderation team.
https://reddit.com/r/feminisms/
r/TrueReddit
438k  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/
The social sciences comprise academic disciplines concerned with the study of the social life of human groups and individuals including anthropology, communication studies, economics, human geography, history, political science, psychology and sociology.
https://reddit.com/r/socialscience/
r/filmtheory
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Film theory, or cinema studies, is an academic discipline that aims to explore the essence of the cinema and provides conceptual frameworks for understanding film's relationship to reality, the other arts, individual viewers, and society at large. Film theory is not to be confused with general film criticism, or film history, though there can be some crossover between the three disciplines.
https://reddit.com/r/filmtheory/
Occupy Wall Street is a leaderless resistance movement with people of many colors, genders and political persuasions. The one thing we all have in common is that [We Are The 99%](http://wearethe99percent.tumblr.com/) that will no longer tolerate the greed and corruption of the 1%. We are using the revolutionary [Arab Spring](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arab_Spring) tactic to achieve our ends and encourage the use of nonviolence to maximize the safety of all participants.
https://reddit.com/r/occupywallstreet/
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/
r/TrueFilm
179k  subs
An in-depth discussion of film
https://reddit.com/r/TrueFilm/
r/AskAcademia
75k  subs
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/linguistics
161k  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/
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/
Welcome to the University of Reddit, a place for redditors to teach redditors.
https://reddit.com/r/UniversityofReddit/
r/alltheleft
9k  subs
All the Left: Because we ought to at least be talking to each other
https://reddit.com/r/alltheleft/
r/AskHistorians
988k  subs
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
r/zizek
13k  subs
Come here to discuss and debate the Giant of Ljubljana, Slavoj Žižek.
https://reddit.com/r/zizek/
/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/