Alternative Axiomatic Set Theories

[Revised entry by M. Randall Holmes on September 12, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] By "alternative set theories" we mean systems of set theory differing significantly from the
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Plato's Ethics and Politics in The Republic

[Revised entry by Eric Brown on September 12, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Plato's Republic centers on a simple question: is it always better to be just than unjust? The puzzles in
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Infrequently asked questions: The Monologic Imagination

In the online age, a tried and true method of conveying a lot of information succinctly is the “Frequently Asked Questions” portion of a webpage. In the spirit of honesty and forthrightness, we’re
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Visual Phenomenology

2017.09.10 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michael Madary, Visual Phenomenology, MIT Press, 2016, 247pp., $45.00 (hbk), ISBN: 9780262035453. Reviewed by Susanna
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For a time, the personal essay colonized the internet. Now the boom is over. Sadly, nobody told <strong>Joyce Maynard</strong>

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Over three years, <strong>Mozart</strong>&nbsp;composed eight piano concertos, three symphonies, and <em>The Marriage of Figaro</em>. He also bought a pet starling. Coincidence?

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Ira Lightman ferrets out <strong>poets who pilfer</strong>&nbsp;lines, and then he shames them. Does that make him a hero or a bully?

Ira Lightman ferrets out poets who pilfer&amp;nbsp;lines, and then he shames them. Does that make him a hero or a
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Pragmatism and Objectivity: Essays Sparked by the Work of Nicholas Rescher

2017.09.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Sami Pihlstr&#246;m (ed.), Pragmatism and Objectivity: Essays Sparked by the Work of Nicholas Rescher, Routledge, 2017, ix+282 pp., $
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Associate / Full Professor – Grafstein Chair in Jewish Philosophy

Job List:&amp;nbsp; Americas Name of institution:&amp;nbsp; University of
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<strong>Poet-critics</strong>&nbsp;long ago traded the patronage of aristocrats for that of the government, foundation, or university administrator. That system is now partially in ruins

Poet-critics&amp;nbsp;long ago traded the patronage of aristocrats for that of the government, foundation, or university administrator. That system is now partially in
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