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 new essays frequently, so check back often for updates. You can search for articles by clicking the + button at the bottom of this page.

Newest Essays

Divine Hiddenness by David Bayless

The Ethics of Abortion by Nathan Nobis

Ethical Realism by Thomas Metcalf

Karl Marx’s Conception of Alienation by Dan Lowe

Quantum Mechanics and Philosophy III: Implications by Thomas Metcalf

Essay Categories

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