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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!
There is no idea, however ancient and absurd, that is not capable of improving our knowledge.
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Spring 2016 AMAs
March 31st: /u/wokeupabug on the history of philosophy
April 8th: /u/MasCapital on Marxian economics
April 12th: /u/koine_lingua on Ancient Christianity
April 28th: /u/pzaaa on left communism
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- Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance, Modern and By Subject
(last update: March 6th, 2013)