Seemings and Justification: New Essays on Dogmatism and Phenomenal Conservatism

2014.05.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Chris Tucker (ed.), Seemings and Justification: New Essays on Dogmatism and Phenomenal Conservatism, Oxford University Press,
2014.05.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Chris Tucker (ed.), Seemings and Justification: New Essays on Dogmatism and Phenomenal Conservatism, Oxford University Press, [More]

Pronouncements of the Scumbag Analytic Philosopher

All the collected sayings and properties of the Scumbag Anaytic Philosopher. Is there a saying or property missing? Create your own!
All the collected sayings and properties of the Scumbag Anaytic Philosopher. Is there a saying or property missing? Create your own! [More]

Question about Rationality - Lisa Cassidy responds

I am often unable to decide upon an opinion, as I know that my knowledge of the subject is incomplete. For example, I am unsure of whether the (as it currently seems to me) few insights that
I am often unable to decide upon an opinion, as I know that my knowledge of the subject is incomplete. For example, I am unsure of whether the (as it currently seems to me) few insights that [More]

So You Want to Live Forever

Death is inescapable, but so is a craving for immortality. And for carbohydrates. You’d better skip those if you want to see 120…
Death is inescapable, but so is a craving for immortality. And for carbohydrates. You’d better skip those if you want to see 120… [More]

MFA vs. POC

The unbearable whiteness of the writing workshop. Junot Díaz went to get an M.F.A. from Cornell, but received a different kind of education…
The unbearable whiteness of the writing workshop. Junot Díaz went to get an M.F.A. from Cornell, but received a different kind of education… [More]

Limits of digital humanities

The folly of digital humanists. Valuing computer code over creativity, they’ve traded their birthright for a mess of apps. Adam Kirsch explains…
The folly of digital humanists. Valuing computer code over creativity, they’ve traded their birthright for a mess of apps. Adam Kirsch explains… [More]

8th Annual Midwest Epistemology Workshop: Oct 17-18, 2014

The 8th annual Midwest Epistemology Workshop will be held on October 17-18, 2014, on the campus of the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI).  The keynote speaker is David Christensen (Brown
The 8th annual Midwest Epistemology Workshop will be held on October 17-18, 2014, on the campus of the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, MI).  The keynote speaker is David Christensen (Brown [More]

Moving to York (UK)

Happily, Helen and I will be joining the wonderful philosophy department at the University of York, starting in September. We're really looking forward to being part of such a large and active
Happily, Helen and I will be joining the wonderful philosophy department at the University of York, starting in September. We're really looking forward to being part of such a large and active [More]

“One more thing I know about the Negro.”

After the election and re-election of President Obama, some Americans seriously considered the notion that America had become a post-racial country. Seemingly acting in accord with this notion, the
After the election and re-election of President Obama, some Americans seriously considered the notion that America had become a post-racial country. Seemingly acting in accord with this notion, the [More]

The Thought of Death and the Memory of War

2014.05.03 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Marc Crépon, The Thought of Death and the Memory of War, Michael Loriaux (tr.), University of Minnesota Press, 2013,
2014.05.03 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Marc Crépon, The Thought of Death and the Memory of War, Michael Loriaux (tr.), University of Minnesota Press, 2013, [More]