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July 10, 2015
Philosophy Talk was awarded a Finalist Certificate at this year's New York Festivals International...
May 12, 2015
Did his leaking of classified NSA documents make Edward Snowden a patriot or a traitor? Should he...
March 23, 2015
Stanford emeritus professor of philosophy John Perry explains how being a perfectionist can...
July 31, 2014
Beyond their research activities, Stanford humanities scholars make time for leisure reading over...
July 16, 2014
John Perry, professor emeritus of philosophy, addresses the historical value of dawdling offline...
April 1, 2013
Neuroscience can explain which parts of the brain are activated when someone hears a song, but why...
February 1, 2013
Philosophers take an interdisciplinary approach to understanding self-awareness in a Stanford...
September 29, 2011
The Chronicle of Higher Education, September 29, 2011
November 17, 2010
"Philosophy Talk" Radio Show reaches fourth graders .
March 19, 2010
Perry talks about his procrastination research in a story about the benefits of wasting time.
October 15, 2009
Professors Ken Taylor and John Perry will discuss our generation's obligation to the future.
September 30, 2008
Wall Street Journal, September 30, 2008
June 12, 2008
Talk of the Nation, June 12, 2008
March 17, 2008
This piece quotes and cites Stanford Philosophy Professor John Perry.
March 27, 2003
San Francisco Chronicle, March 27, 2003
Stanford Report, September 15, 2011
Diverse Issues in Education, April 1, 2010
The Stanford Daily, October 26, 2011


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  • Procrastination
  • Immortality