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Publications etc






John Benson:

Stonewalling Festival

Lectures on Aesthetics and the Arts 2005

DryStoneWalling images













Current Teaching Support Websites

"The thought that one ought to know a lot about what one teaches hadn't occurred to me..." Jerry Fodor, Hume Variations, p.1



Philosophy of Mind - Finding out what's in or on minds



"The only means of strengthening one's intellect is to make up one's mind about nothing - to let the mind be a thoroughfare for all thoughts." Keats, Letter dated 21:12:1817, quoted by Trilling, The Opposing Self.

Non-current Teaching support websites


Environmental Ethics Guest Lectures

Enhancing Nature Guest Lectures

The Value of Knowledge

Determinism & Free Will

Metaphysics and Experience

Topics from Plato

Foundations of Ethics



Reason, Nature and the Human Being in the West: a web presentation for the MA in Values and the Environment

Enlightenment epistemology and ontology (Descartes, Locke, Hume, Kant). A web presentation.

Knowledge Mind and Language. Not under active updating and now badly aging.


Open building site, foundations not yet in place.

Conceptions of the Human Being - web presentation


Serioulsy, What is a Human being?

Changing the Subject