The Construction of Human Kinds

2017.04.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Ron Mallon, The Construction of Human Kinds, Oxford University Press, 2016, 250pp., $50.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780198755678.
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Tan on Edwards’ Christology

Chapter 9 of Idealism and Christian Theology is “Jonathan Edwards Dynamic Idealism and Cosmic Christology” by Seng-Kong Tan. The article addresses the relevance of Edwards’
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When critics look in the mirror. Memoirs from <strong>Lee Siegel and Daphne Merkin</strong> show that book reviewers, too, can suffer from debt and depression

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APA Pacific 2017: a conference guide

The Oxford Philosophy team is excited to see you in Seattle for the upcoming 2017 American Philosophical Association Pacific Division Meeting! We have some suggestions on sights to see during your
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<strong>&ldquo;Dead of the world, unite!&rdquo;</strong> urged the Russian school of cosmism in the 1920&rsquo;s. How dissimilar is today&rsquo;s refrain from Silicon Valley: &ldquo;Immortality now!&rdquo;?

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When critics look in the mirror. Memoirs from <strong>Lee Siegel and Daphne Merkin</strong> show that book reviewers, like everyone else, can suffer from debt and depression

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&ldquo;Artists are always being lectured on their moral duty,&rdquo; says <strong>Margaret Atwood</strong>, but don&rsquo;t count on their fortitude. &ldquo;The pen is mightier than the sword, but only in retrospect&rdquo;

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Plato's Protagoras: Essays on the Confrontation of Philosophy and Sophistry

2017.04.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Olof Pettersson and Vigdis Songe-M&#248;ller (eds.), Plato&#39;s Protagoras: Essays on the Confrontation of Philosophy and Sophistry,
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Interview on the Ethics of Chemical Weapons

Embed from Getty Images I was recently interviewed by Jim Brown for The 180, a show on CBC Radio. The subject is the ethics of chemical weapons, specifically their use in Syria. Here is the link:
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Albert Camus

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