Privacy and Medicine

[Revised entry by Anita Allen on August 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Individuals, institutions and governments practice, value and protect medical privacy (Beauchamp and Childress
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Qualia

[Revised entry by Michael Tye on August 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Feelings and experiences vary widely. For example, I run my fingers over sandpaper, smell a skunk, feel a
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Current Controversies in Experimental Philosophy

2015.08.28 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Edouard Machery and Elizabeth O'Neill (eds.), Current Controversies in Experimental Philosophy, Routledge, 2014, 160pp., $38.95
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<strong>Leonard and Virginia Woolf</strong>, unhappy couple. A mosquito-infested honeymoon, a history of insanity, a lack of sex

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The <strong>invention of the color black</strong>. From the Industrial Revolution to Pollock's drip paintings, black has depicted negation, chaos, but also joy

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Kantian Conceptual Geography

2015.08.27 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Nathaniel Jason Goldberg,&#160;Kantian Conceptual Geography, Oxford University Press, 2015, 271pp., $74.00 (hbk), ISBN
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New Study: No Difference in Gettier Intuition Across Cultures

Within the more metaphilosophically-oriented literature on experimental philosophy, there has been a great deal of discussion of the philosophical implications of cross-cultural differences in
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Is there a place for courage, contemplation, and compassion in a <strong>culture of debunking realism</strong>? Such a question is in danger of dropping off the map of human inquiry

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We are <strong>doomed by mass idiocy</strong>, half-wit artists, and obscurantist academics. Intellectual life as we knew it is dead. Or so says Mario Vargas Llosa

We are doomed by mass idiocy, half-wit artists, and obscurantist academics. Intellectual life as we knew it is dead. Or so says Mario Vargas
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Tom Friedman vs. Bill Flack. One is a noted columnist, the other an irrigation specialist. One is world-famous, the other a nobody. Yet Flack is better at <strong>forecasting the future</strong>

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