Monday, June 1, 2015


200. Survey of this blog

After 100 items in this blog I gave a survey of contents and readership. Now, at 200 items, I do so again.

The blog was started in June 1012. Until end of May 2015 it has been viewed 24.400 times in 82 countries. The top 10 countries are:

Russia             8500 views
US                  3900
Netherlands    3300
Rumania         1680
Germany         960
Czechia           930
France             860
Ukraine           540
Switzerland    340
UK                  330

Below, the items, indicated by their number, are assigned to classes of content and frequency of views up to end of May 2015.

                                                         Number of times viewed

                                   10-20                           21-50               51-100 100-170  >170
Items:

Self and other             52,53,56                     54,55,108                  
Collaboration                                                 31,67,              74,85               75,76             
Love/happiness           193                             6,121,183                  
Trust                            164,196                      107,122,123                             68,70,71,72,73
Identity, culture           9,11,12                       10,93               78
Religion                      13,14,132                    115,182           96
Ethics/morality           38,39,40,42,43,48,     95,118,119,120                          179
                                   125,177                      162,163,166,174,
                                                                       175,176,178
Knowledge/truth         23,25,26,27,28,29,35, 24,91,104,106 112      69,79      7                                                       58,59,133,157,171,     116,136,161,
                                    172,173                       169
Causality                                                                                96,97,98,99,100
Universals/individuals 16,135                        17
Unity/diversity            185,186,188,               184,187,189, 191
Enlightenment/            197                             22                                                 77
  Romanticism
Change, imperfection  126,127,148               18,138 
Language, meaning                                        32,36,142,167,168
Art                                                                  124                  80,81,82,83,      88,89
                                                                                                84,87,90,92
Nihilism                                                         144,145,146,   143                     19
                                                                       147
Society, democracy   15,40, 41,44,45,46,47,  109,110,111,   51
                                   49,50,113,150,152,153,  114,151,159,
                                   154,155,160,181,199    165,190,192,194       
Economics, markets                                       86,180
Philosophers, -phies    64,156,158                 2,60,65,117,    1,61,62                   63                                                                                      140,149,170,
Eastern philosophy     130                             128,129,1
                                                                       137,139,141
Various                        195                             3,4,5,43           101,102,103

 The top 15 items are as follows:

68 Trust: what is it?                                                    316 views
19 Beyond nihilism: Imperfection on the move         280
63 Nietzsche and Levinas                                           262
71 Judgements of good and bad                                 231
72 Uncertainty and openness                                      227
88   Wabi Sabi                                                             221
76   How much community?                                       212
77   Beyond Enlightenment and Romanticism            209
75   Horizontal control                                                 205
70   Forms of identification                                         201
73   Psychology of trust                                               194
89   Aesthetic judgement                                             181
179 Moral robots?                                                       179
7     Geometry and finesse                                           158
61   Levinas: Philosophy of the other                          124

Only one of the 15 is among the second 100 items. Of course, older items, with lower numbers, have had a longer time to accumulate views.