The Social Turn in Moral Psychology

2017.10.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mark Fedyk, The Social Turn in Moral Psychology, MIT Press, 2017, 246 pp., $40.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780262035569. Reviewed by
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Whether in a scholar&rsquo;s attempt to live like a badger or in recent nature writing, one question stands out: What is looking back at us through <strong>other species&rsquo; eyes</strong>?

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Hitler sought to construct an empire of both <strong>military and cultural dominance</strong>. So did Mussolini. Their method: attract artists who were not themselves fascists

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Dream King, Swan King, Kitsch King: Ludwig II, Europe's most elusive bachelor, died in 1886. He still qualifies as the <strong>world's greatest opera fan</strong>

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Beyond Vision: Philosophical Essays

2017.10.15 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Casey O&#39;Callaghan, Beyond Vision: Philosophical Essays, Oxford University Press, 2017, 203pp., $70.00 (hbk), ISBN
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Loyalty

[Revised entry by John Kleinig on October 16, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Loyalty is usually seen as a virtue, albeit a problematic one. It is constituted centrally by perseverance
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In an age when <strong>truth is dismissed as fiction</strong>, the novel matters more because we all live by fictions. It&rsquo;s how we get to the truth

In an age when truth is dismissed as fiction, the novel matters more because we all live by fictions. It&amp;rsquo;s how we get to the
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The <strong>midlife crisis</strong>, first described by psychologists in 1965, is a first-world problem, but it's a problem nonetheless. The first rule of crisis prevention: avoid self-absorption

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&ldquo;The key to <strong>writing biography</strong> is the capacity to be empathetic,&rdquo; says James Atlas, who failed in that regard when writing his book on Saul Bellow

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The Cambridge Companion to Ancient Ethics

2017.10.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Christopher Bobonich (ed.), The Cambridge Companion to Ancient Ethics, Cambridge, 2017, 395 pp., $29.99 (pbk) ISBN
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