A long time ago, before the
advent of the personal computer, I thought it would be a good idea to
write a series of comments on philosophical books more or less as this
was done in the Middle Ages or in the Torah.
These days such comments are possible on a personal computer in the
form of hypertext, which makes the making and reading of comments to
texts different from what it must be in books, while it has the
additional benefit that the result can be put on the internet.
At present there are the texts by and on the philosophers in the left
pane on this site - more than 25 authors, not counting myself, with
texts now (depending how one counts), mostly with my detailed comments, that usually are
at least as long as the text they comment, and are independently
Since my Philosophical
Dictionary now has over 600 entries extending over some 20 MB, I am
updating my philosophy pages with links to the terms in the Philosophical
Also, it may be well to add
the names of some philosophers some of whose texts I would like to add
to my site with my comments - where meanwhile the linked authors and
texts have been added:
To what extent and when I will
succeed doing this will depend on my health.