Prostitution & Instrumentalization

Rob Lovering argues that a popular argument against prostitution doesn’t
Rob Lovering argues that a popular argument against prostitution doesn’t [More]

Ever heard of a wimmelbilderbuch, grimoire, or sammelband? Maybe you've visited a xylotheque? If that makes sense, congratulations: You know your <strong>obscure archival lingo</strong>

Ever heard of a wimmelbilderbuch, grimoire, or sammelband? Maybe you&#39;ve visited a xylotheque? If that makes sense, congratulations: You know your obscure archival
Ever heard of a wimmelbilderbuch, grimoire, or sammelband? Maybe you've visited a xylotheque? If that makes sense, congratulations: You know your obscure archival [More]

Engendering communication – Episode 42 – The Oxford Comment

In a constantly changing world, it’s only natural that language continues to evolve as well. Words or phrases that no longer apply are phased out and in their place emerges lexicon that better
In a constantly changing world, it’s only natural that language continues to evolve as well. Words or phrases that no longer apply are phased out and in their place emerges lexicon that better [More]

The <strong>fortunes of free speech</strong> and the fate of universities are intertwined. Expedient attempts to appease students will further weaken the academy's intellectual prestige

The fortunes of free speech and the fate of universities are intertwined. Expedient attempts to appease students will further weaken the academy&#39;s intellectual
The fortunes of free speech and the fate of universities are intertwined. Expedient attempts to appease students will further weaken the academy's intellectual [More]

<strong>Children's literature</strong> is concerned essentially with adventure, returning home &mdash; and with food. Whether teatime or the threat of being devoured, the motif is inescapable

Children&#39;s literature is concerned essentially with adventure, returning home &amp;mdash; and with food. Whether teatime or the threat of being devoured, the motif is
Children's literature is concerned essentially with adventure, returning home — and with food. Whether teatime or the threat of being devoured, the motif is [More]

Sentence structure for writers: understanding weight and clarity [extract]

Some sentences just sound awkward. In order to ensure clarity, writers need to consider more than just grammar: weight is equally important. In the following extract from Making Sense, acclaimed
Some sentences just sound awkward. In order to ensure clarity, writers need to consider more than just grammar: weight is equally important. In the following extract from Making Sense, acclaimed [More]

Machiavelli's Politics

2017.11.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Catherine H. Zuckert, Machiavelli&#39;s Politics, University of Chicago Press, 2017, 477pp., $45.00, ISBN 9780226434803.
2017.11.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Catherine H. Zuckert, Machiavelli's Politics, University of Chicago Press, 2017, 477pp., $45.00, ISBN 9780226434803. [More]

The curious influence of <strong>Samuel Moyn</strong>. How did the deceptively boyish-looking historian at Yale became a role model to a generation of young political thinkers?

The curious influence of Samuel Moyn. How did the deceptively boyish-looking historian at Yale became a role model to a generation of young political
The curious influence of Samuel Moyn. How did the deceptively boyish-looking historian at Yale became a role model to a generation of young political [More]