Justifying Our Moral Judgments

Thomas Dabay combines the ideas of David Hume and Immanuel Kant to help show how we can be right about what’s
Thomas Dabay combines the ideas of David Hume and Immanuel Kant to help show how we can be right about what’s [More]

Immanuel Kant

[Revised entry by Michael Rohlf on January 25, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804) is the central figure in modern philosophy. He synthesized early
[Revised entry by Michael Rohlf on January 25, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804) is the central figure in modern philosophy. He synthesized early [More]

How Nietzsche Inspired Dalí

Magdalena Scholle looks for Apollonian and Dionysian traits in Salvador Dalí’s
Magdalena Scholle looks for Apollonian and Dionysian traits in Salvador Dalí’s [More]

Herder & Human Identity

Brian King says that to understand the herd, you need a
Brian King says that to understand the herd, you need a [More]

Leibniz & the Infinite Mechanism of Life

Audrey Borowski peers into the infinity inside all organisms, including
Audrey Borowski peers into the infinity inside all organisms, including [More]

Akrasia: Why Do We Act Against Our Better Judgement?

George Singleton asks why we splash out on luxuries worth a month’s income, struggle to give up smoking, and resort to below-the-belt insults in heated
George Singleton asks why we splash out on luxuries worth a month’s income, struggle to give up smoking, and resort to below-the-belt insults in heated [More]

The Brain’s Risk/Reward System Makes Our Choices, Not Us

Graham W. Boyd argues that choice is an
Graham W. Boyd argues that choice is an [More]

The New Argument About Freedom

Natasha Gilbert says out with the old arguments, and in with the
Natasha Gilbert says out with the old arguments, and in with the [More]