Philosophy is annoying. We try to make it better.

If you feel lost or isolated, you are not alone. We feel the same and are working on it.

The MAP Chapter of St Andrews and Stirling aims to make philosophy a more inclusive place to be.

The chapter offers support, resources and networks for under-represented and disadvantaged groups in philosophy, engages in discussions with the faculty to make philosophy at both universities more inclusive, and explores ways to make philosophical discussions and debates more accessible.

We represent minorities in both the postgraduate community  as well as undergraduate philosophers in St Andrews and Stirling.

We aim to provide support to all who feel alienated and isolated in philosophy, and specifically speak out on behalf of women, people of colour, members of the LGBT+ community, working class students, students from non-academic backgrounds and students with mental health problems.

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