Students of Philosophy Association, Concordia University

Facebook Group – Friends of Kai Nielsen

This is a group for all who have studied with or been influenced by Professor Kai Nielsen over the course of his decades-long career in philosophy at NYU, the University of Alberta, and Concordia University in Montreal. More practically, this group seeks to raise money for a scholarship at Concordia that is being set up [...]

Philosophy Bites – Robert Stern on Hegel on Dialectic

Hegel’s philosophy is notoriously difficult to grasp. In this episode of the Philosophy Bites podcast Robert Stern gives a lucid account of Hegel’s notion of dialectic, the fundamental methodology in his philosophy. Philosophy Bites is made in association with the Institute of Philosophy. Listen to Robert Stern on Hegel on Dialectic Philosophy Bites is made [...]

Philosopher’s Zone – The Universal Genius: Gottfried Leibniz

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz is known as the last “universal genius”. In the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, he made important contributions to the fields of metaphysics, epistemology, logic, philosophy of religion, as well as mathematics, physics, geology, jurisprudence, and history. He is also famous for saying that this is the best of all possible [...]