How a little circle of Southern California Straussians became the intellectual hub of Trumpism. <strong>Meet the Claremonsters</strong>

How a little circle of Southern California Straussians became the intellectual hub of Trumpism. Meet the
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Nietzsche's Life and Works

[Revised entry by Robert Wicks on March 17, 2017. Changes to: Main text] [Editor&#39;s Note: The following entry was previously published under the title &quot;Friedrich Nietzsche&quot;. A new entry on that
[Revised entry by Robert Wicks on March 17, 2017. Changes to: Main text] [Editor's Note: The following entry was previously published under the title "Friedrich Nietzsche". A new entry on that [More]

What kind of writer would <strong>Jane Austen</strong> have gone on to be had she lived beyond her early 40s? &ldquo;Of all great writers," said Virginia Woolf, "she is the most difficult to catch in the act of greatness&rdquo;

What kind of writer would Jane Austen have gone on to be had she lived beyond her early 40s? &amp;ldquo;Of all great writers,&quot; said Virginia Woolf, &quot;she is the most difficult to catch in the act of
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Scantily Clad Heroes

Feminists have long been critical of how female superheroes are presented in comics. In terms of appearance, they have expressed concerns about the body types of female heroes, the way they are
Feminists have long been critical of how female superheroes are presented in comics. In terms of appearance, they have expressed concerns about the body types of female heroes, the way they are [More]

Virtual Colloquium: Jeanine Diller, “Global and Local Atheisms”

Today&amp;#8217;s Virtual Colloquium is &amp;#8220;Global and Local Atheisms&amp;#8221; by Jeanine Diller. Dr. Diller received her PhD from the University of Michigan and is currently an assistant professor in
Today’s Virtual Colloquium is “Global and Local Atheisms” by Jeanine Diller. Dr. Diller received her PhD from the University of Michigan and is currently an assistant professor in [More]

Unlike some name-brand atheists, Nietzsche didn&rsquo;t waste time on easy targets like miracles or relics. He <strong>laughed at God</strong>. And nothing restores a sense of proportion like a sense of humor

Unlike some name-brand atheists, Nietzsche didn&amp;rsquo;t waste time on easy targets like miracles or relics. He laughed at God. And nothing restores a sense of proportion like a sense of
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Why has <em>The Hatred of Poetry</em> been such a publishing success? Yes, <strong>Ben Lerner</strong> is witty and charming. But more important, he gives readers permission to be a bit philistine

Why has The Hatred of Poetry been such a publishing success? Yes, Ben Lerner is witty and charming. But more important, he gives readers permission to be a bit
Why has The Hatred of Poetry been such a publishing success? Yes, Ben Lerner is witty and charming. But more important, he gives readers permission to be a bit [More]

What kind of writer would <strong>Jane Austen</strong> have gone on to be had she lived beyond her early forties? &ldquo;Of all great writers," said Virginia Woolf, "she is the most difficult to catch in the act of greatness&rdquo;

What kind of writer would Jane Austen have gone on to be had she lived beyond her early forties? &amp;ldquo;Of all great writers,&quot; said Virginia Woolf, &quot;she is the most difficult to catch in the act of
What kind of writer would Jane Austen have gone on to be had she lived beyond her early forties? “Of all great writers," said Virginia Woolf, "she is the most difficult to catch in the act of [More]

Terrorism Unjustified: The Use and Misuse of Political Violence

2017.03.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Vicente Medina, Terrorism Unjustified: The Use and Misuse of Political Violence, Rowman and Littlefield, 2016, 289pp., $80.00
2017.03.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Vicente Medina, Terrorism Unjustified: The Use and Misuse of Political Violence, Rowman and Littlefield, 2016, 289pp., $80.00 [More]

Wainwright on Berkeley and Edwards

The second essay in Idealism and Christian Theology is &amp;#8220;Berkeley, Edwards, Idealism, and the Knowledge of God&amp;#8221; by William J. Wainwright. The aim of this article is to explore and explain
The second essay in Idealism and Christian Theology is “Berkeley, Edwards, Idealism, and the Knowledge of God” by William J. Wainwright. The aim of this article is to explore and explain [More]