Theophrastus

[New Entry by Katerina Ierodiakonou on May 31, 2016.] Theophrastus (c. 371 - 287 BCE) was a Peripatetic philosopher who was Aristotle's close colleague and successor at the Lyceum. He wrote many
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Nomination deadline for the 2017 Gregory Kavka/UCI Prize in Political Philosophy

The Gregory Kavka/UCI Prize in Political Philosophy is awarded every other year in odd years to the author of a paper in a refereed journal, an original book chapter or an original essay published
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A conservative's mind. <strong>Russell Kirk</strong> articulated a conservatism that served as a means, a mood, an attitude, but never conformed to any party or movement

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Picasso&rsquo;s <em>Fall of Icarus</em> was done in 1958 for Unesco headquarters. It is a portrait of <strong>intellectual disappointment</strong>

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Thomas Kuhn's Revolutions: A Historical and an Evolutionary Philosophy of Science?

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A conservative's mind. <strong>Russell Kirk</strong> articulated a conservatism that served as a means, a mood, an attitude but never did conform to a party or movement

A conservative&#39;s mind. Russell Kirk articulated a conservatism that served as a means, a mood, an attitude but never did conform to a party or
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Picasso&rsquo;s <em>Fall of Icarus</em> was done in 1958 for UNESCO headquarters. It is a perfect portrait of <strong>intellectual disappointment</strong>

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Speech and Morality: On the Metaethical Implications of Speaking

2016.05.26 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Terence Cuneo, Speech and Morality: On the Metaethical Implications of Speaking, Oxford University Press, 2014, 259pp., $55.00
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