Novels and gay sex

How much gay sex should a novel have? If the writer happens to be gay and is at all ambitious, he will have a complicated answer. Caleb Crain explains…
How much gay sex should a novel have? If the writer happens to be gay and is at all ambitious, he will have a complicated answer. Caleb Crain explains… [More]

On Hugh Trevor-Roper

Hugh Trevor-Roper’s trajectory – once eminent, then discredited – echoes the oldest of morality tales. Yet in death, his reputation has been revived…
Hugh Trevor-Roper’s trajectory – once eminent, then discredited – echoes the oldest of morality tales. Yet in death, his reputation has been revived… [More]

Curator Hitler

Hitler took aesthetic concerns seriously – all too seriously. But look closely: There are places where you might agree with him…
Hitler took aesthetic concerns seriously – all too seriously. But look closely: There are places where you might agree with him… [More]

Just Property: A History in the Latin West, Volume One: Wealth, Virtue, and the Law

2014.04.26 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Christopher Pierson, Just Property: A History in the Latin West, Volume One: Wealth, Virtue, and the Law, Oxford University
2014.04.26 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Christopher Pierson, Just Property: A History in the Latin West, Volume One: Wealth, Virtue, and the Law, Oxford University [More]

The Idea of Hegel's Science of Logic

2014.04.25 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Stanley Rosen, The Idea of Hegel's Science of Logic, University of Chicago Press, 2014, 509pp., $55.00 (hbk), ISBN
2014.04.25 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Stanley Rosen, The Idea of Hegel's Science of Logic, University of Chicago Press, 2014, 509pp., $55.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]

Theories of Meaning

[Revised entry by Jeff Speaks on April 23, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The term "theory of meaning" has figured, in one way or another, in a great number of philosophical disputes
[Revised entry by Jeff Speaks on April 23, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The term "theory of meaning" has figured, in one way or another, in a great number of philosophical disputes [More]

Relative Cost of Education

As a professor I am aware that the cost of a university education has increased significantly, even adjusting for inflation. I am also well aware that this cost increase is not due to proportional
As a professor I am aware that the cost of a university education has increased significantly, even adjusting for inflation. I am also well aware that this cost increase is not due to proportional [More]

God, Mind, and Logical Space: A Revisionary Approach to Divinity

2014.04.24 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews István Aranyosi, God, Mind, and Logical Space: A Revisionary Approach to Divinity, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013, 210pp.,
2014.04.24 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews István Aranyosi, God, Mind, and Logical Space: A Revisionary Approach to Divinity, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013, 210pp., [More]

Justification and Critique: Towards a Critical Theory of Politics

2014.04.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Rainer Forst, Justification and Critique: Towards a Critical Theory of Politics, Ciaran Cronin (tr.), Polity, 2014, 216pp.,
2014.04.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Rainer Forst, Justification and Critique: Towards a Critical Theory of Politics, Ciaran Cronin (tr.), Polity, 2014, 216pp., [More]

Want to reboot civilization?

In the event of a mega-catastrophe, a civilization-erasing event, what is the most important piece of knowledge for humans to preserve?…
In the event of a mega-catastrophe, a civilization-erasing event, what is the most important piece of knowledge for humans to preserve?… [More]