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Translations for ESL students?

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Mark Zelcer (SUNY-Oswego) writes in: Like most of us, I often have students for whom English is not their first language. I wonder if there is, or we can put together, a repository of some of the famous bits of philosophy that have been translated into other languages. I would guess that almost every dialogue of Plato has been translated into many languages. I would also guess that many of the other famous philosophy papers that are used in Intro classes have been translated often as well. So if I wanted to find Nagel's bat paper in Korean, or Searle's Chinese Room paper in Spanish, it would be nice. Most of the essays I assign in intro courses, and even in many advanced course requires just getting the basic idea of an article, which I suspect is preserved in most translations. Is there a drop box or facebook group where we can find these papers? I would love to be able to give these out to students who are struggling with Intro to Philosophy (or whatever) to make it less. . .

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