The truth about evil

Politicians talk about evil as if it could be eradicated. But the only effective strategy begins with accepting that evil will never go away…
Politicians talk about evil as if it could be eradicated. But the only effective strategy begins with accepting that evil will never go away… [More]

Shakespeare and Montaigne

Working in different languages at nearly the same time, Shakespeare and Montaigne invented the stylistic means for reflecting on the human condition…
Working in different languages at nearly the same time, Shakespeare and Montaigne invented the stylistic means for reflecting on the human condition… [More]

Irving Howe, storyteller of ideas

“Utopianism,” said Irving Howe, “is a necessity of the moral imagination.” He remained as committed to socialism in the 1980s as he’d been in the ’30s, and to literature as much as
“Utopianism,” said Irving Howe, “is a necessity of the moral imagination.” He remained as committed to socialism in the 1980s as he’d been in the ’30s, and to literature as much as [More]

Authorities: Conflicts, Cooperation, and Transnational Legal Theory

2014.10.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Nicole Roughan, Authorities: Conflicts, Cooperation, and Transnational Legal Theory, Oxford University Press, 2013, 288pp.,
2014.10.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Nicole Roughan, Authorities: Conflicts, Cooperation, and Transnational Legal Theory, Oxford University Press, 2013, 288pp., [More]

Paul-Henri Thiry (Baron) d'Holbach

[Revised entry by Michael LeBuffe on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Paul-Henri Thiry, Baron d'Holbach was a philosopher, translator, and prominent social figure of the French
[Revised entry by Michael LeBuffe on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Paul-Henri Thiry, Baron d'Holbach was a philosopher, translator, and prominent social figure of the French [More]

Assistant Professor, Philosophy

Job List:  Americas Name of institution:  Palomar College
Job List:  Americas Name of institution:  Palomar College [More]

Dougherty Interviews Erik Wielenberg

Contributor Trent Dougherty interviews Erik Wielenberg as part of Baylor’s C.S. Lewis 50th Memorial Conference. You can find more videos from the event on Baylor’s ISR
Contributor Trent Dougherty interviews Erik Wielenberg as part of Baylor’s C.S. Lewis 50th Memorial Conference. You can find more videos from the event on Baylor’s ISR [More]

Conceptual Art

[Revised entry by Elisabeth Schellekens on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The philosophy of art addresses a broad spectrum of theoretical issues arising from a wide variety
[Revised entry by Elisabeth Schellekens on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The philosophy of art addresses a broad spectrum of theoretical issues arising from a wide variety [More]

Pyrrho

[Revised entry by Richard Bett on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Pyrrho was the starting-point for a philosophical movement known as Pyrrhonism that flourished several
[Revised entry by Richard Bett on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Pyrrho was the starting-point for a philosophical movement known as Pyrrhonism that flourished several [More]

Timon of Phlius

[Revised entry by Richard Bett on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Main text] Timon (c. 320 - 230 BCE) was the younger contemporary and leading disciple of Pyrrho of Elis. Unlike Pyrrho,
[Revised entry by Richard Bett on October 22, 2014. Changes to: Main text] Timon (c. 320 - 230 BCE) was the younger contemporary and leading disciple of Pyrrho of Elis. Unlike Pyrrho, [More]