The Literal-Nonliteral Distinction in Classical Indian Philosophy

[New Entry by Malcolm Keating on November 26, 2016.] Indian thinkers demarcate the boundaries between literal and non-literal meaning early in their history. They do so within different
[New Entry by Malcolm Keating on November 26, 2016.] Indian thinkers demarcate the boundaries between literal and non-literal meaning early in their history. They do so within different [More]

Richard the Sophister

[Revised entry by Paul Streveler on November 26, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Richard the Sophister (Richardus Sophista) was an English philosopher/logician who studied at Oxford
[Revised entry by Paul Streveler on November 26, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Richard the Sophister (Richardus Sophista) was an English philosopher/logician who studied at Oxford [More]

2016 National Indigenous Health Conference

Conference Name: 2016 National Indigenous Health Conference Conference Dates: December 1-3, 2016 Submission Deadline: November 18 , 2016 Location: Carins, Queensland, Australia Website:
Conference Name: 2016 National Indigenous Health Conference Conference Dates: December 1-3, 2016 Submission Deadline: November 18 , 2016 Location: Carins, Queensland, Australia Website: [More]

2016 International Indigenous Allied Health Conference

Conference Name: 2016 International Indigenous Allied Health Conference Conference Dates: December 1-3, 2016 Submission Deadline: November 18 , 2016 Location: Carins, Queensland, Australia
Conference Name: 2016 International Indigenous Allied Health Conference Conference Dates: December 1-3, 2016 Submission Deadline: November 18 , 2016 Location: Carins, Queensland, Australia [More]

Berggruen Philosophy Prize Call for Nominations and Gala

Conference Name: Berggruen Philosophy Prize Call for Nominations and Gala Conference Dates: December 1, 2016 ​Location:New York City, New York Website: Berggruen.org/Prize Flyer: Berggruen
Conference Name: Berggruen Philosophy Prize Call for Nominations and Gala Conference Dates: December 1, 2016 ​Location:New York City, New York Website: Berggruen.org/Prize Flyer: Berggruen [More]

2016 World Indigenous Allied Health Conference

Conference Name: 2016 World Indigenous Allied Health Conference Conference Dates: December 1-3, 2016 Submission Deadline: May 31, 2016 Location: Cairns, Australia
Conference Name: 2016 World Indigenous Allied Health Conference Conference Dates: December 1-3, 2016 Submission Deadline: May 31, 2016 Location: Cairns, Australia [More]

Rutgers Lectures in Philosophy

The Rutgers Lectures in Philosophy is a newly-created annual lecture and book series organized by the university’s philosophy department and Oxford University Press to showcase the
The Rutgers Lectures in Philosophy is a newly-created annual lecture and book series organized by the university’s philosophy department and Oxford University Press to showcase the [More]

New Zealand Association of Philosophers

Conference Name: New Zealand Association of Philosophers  Conference Dates: November 29-December 2, 2016 Submission Deadline: October 15, 2016 Location: University of
Conference Name: New Zealand Association of Philosophers  Conference Dates: November 29-December 2, 2016 Submission Deadline: October 15, 2016 Location: University of [More]

Are we responsible for our lifestyle diseases?

Within the last couple of decades more and more research have shown a number of diseases, such as type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, to be associated with particular lifestyle
Within the last couple of decades more and more research have shown a number of diseases, such as type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases, to be associated with particular lifestyle [More]

How did Shakespeare originally sound?

We all know the classic Shakespearean lines – “To be or not to be,” “O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?” or “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” — but how would these famous lines have
We all know the classic Shakespearean lines – “To be or not to be,” “O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo?” or “Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day?” — but how would these famous lines have [More]