Incompatibilist (Nondeterministic) Theories of Free Will

[Revised entry by Randolph Clarke and Justin Capes on February 16, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] To have free will is to have what it takes to act freely. When an agent acts freely -
[Revised entry by Randolph Clarke and Justin Capes on February 16, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] To have free will is to have what it takes to act freely. When an agent acts freely - [More]

William Godwin

[Revised entry by Mark Philp on February 16, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] William Godwin (1756 - 1836) was the founder of philosophical anarchism. In his An Enquiry Concerning
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Politics, religion, and <strong>calendar reform.</strong> In Russia, in 1918, the day after January 31 was proclaimed February 14. The new regime wanted to leap forward

Politics, religion, and calendar reform. In Russia, in 1918, the day after January 31 was proclaimed February 14. The new regime wanted to leap
Politics, religion, and calendar reform. In Russia, in 1918, the day after January 31 was proclaimed February 14. The new regime wanted to leap [More]

The Holocaust survivor and historian <strong>Saul Friedl&auml;nder</strong> has been known as Pavel, Pavl&iacute;cek, Paul, Shaul, and Sa&uuml;l. His many identities can help us understand our own

The Holocaust survivor and historian Saul Friedl&amp;auml;nder has been known as Pavel, Pavl&amp;iacute;cek, Paul, Shaul, and Sa&amp;uuml;l. His many identities can help us understand our
The Holocaust survivor and historian Saul Friedländer has been known as Pavel, Pavlícek, Paul, Shaul, and Saül. His many identities can help us understand our [More]

How to make <strong>the color red</strong>: Scholars and artists long sought the tools. Arsenic, Asian flora, sulfur, mercury, and ox blood have been involved

How to make the color red: Scholars and artists long sought the tools. Arsenic, Asian flora, sulfur, mercury, and ox blood have been
How to make the color red: Scholars and artists long sought the tools. Arsenic, Asian flora, sulfur, mercury, and ox blood have been [More]

Excursions with Thoreau: Philosophy, Poetry, Religion

2017.02.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Edward F. Mooney, Excursions with Thoreau: Philosophy, Poetry, Religion, Bloomsbury, 2015, 274pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN
2017.02.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Edward F. Mooney, Excursions with Thoreau: Philosophy, Poetry, Religion, Bloomsbury, 2015, 274pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN [More]

Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa von Nettesheim

[Revised entry by Vittoria Perrone Compagni on February 15, 2017. Changes to: 0] [Editor&#39;s Note: The following new entry by Vittoria Perrone Compagni replaces the former entry on this topic by the
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<em>The Ancient Mariner</em> strangely prophesied the <strong>life Coleridge would live</strong>. But is it a tale of Christian hope or a drug-fueled nightmare?

The Ancient Mariner strangely prophesied the life Coleridge would live. But is it a tale of Christian hope or a drug-fueled
The Ancient Mariner strangely prophesied the life Coleridge would live. But is it a tale of Christian hope or a drug-fueled [More]

<em>The Ancient Mariner</em> strangely prophesied the <strong>life Coleridge would live</strong>. But is it a a tale of Christian hope or a drug-fueled nightmare?

The Ancient Mariner strangely prophesied the life Coleridge would live. But is it a a tale of Christian hope or a drug-fueled
The Ancient Mariner strangely prophesied the life Coleridge would live. But is it a a tale of Christian hope or a drug-fueled [More]