In Julinna Oxley and Ramona Ilea (ed.), Experiential Learning in Philosophy. Routledge Studies in Contemporary Philosophy. pp. 222-227 (2016)

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Graham Hubbs
University of Idaho
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Many technological advancements do not readily lend themselves to incorporation into a philosophy curriculum, but Wikipedia is an exception. Courses can be designed around implementing or improving Wikipedia pages, which will help students both learn technological skills and engage with the world beyond the classroom. In the fall of 2012 I led such a class, in which we created the Wikipedia page for (appropriately) Collective Intentionality. This essay recounts my experience leading this class, examines its pedagogical and philosophical import, and provides a template for future classes.
Keywords Pedagogy  Collective Intentionality
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