Welcome to 1000-Word Philosophy, an ever-growing set of original 1000-word essays on philosophical topics. Below is our current collection of essays. We publish a new essay every Monday and Thursday, so check back often for updates.

Newest Essays

Feminism Part 1: The Sameness Approach by Annaleigh Curtis
(Published 17 April 2014)

Moral Error Theory by Ian Tully
(Published 14 April 2014)

The Gettier Problem by Andrew Chapman
(Published 10 April 2014)

The Problem of Evil by Thomas Metcalf
(Published 7 April 2014)

Essay Categories

Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art
Ethics
Epistemology
Metaphilosophy
Metaphysics
Philosophy of Mind and Language
Philosophy of Religion
Philosophy of Science
Social and Political Philosophy