Libertarians like genre fiction but tend to ignore romance novels. Want to understand the importance of work and free markets? <strong>Crack open a bodice-ripper</strong>

Libertarians like genre fiction but tend to ignore romance novels. Want to understand the importance of work and free markets? Crack open a
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The strange <strong>prestige of exhaustion</strong>. From popes to poets, having an exhausted mind has long been both a weakness and a badge of honor. Why?

The strange prestige of exhaustion. From popes to poets, having an exhausted mind has long been both a weakness and a badge of honor.
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<strong>H.L. Mencken</strong>, who died 60 years ago, was irritable, unpredictable, bigoted, brilliant &mdash; and as relevant as ever

H.L. Mencken, who died 60 years ago, was irritable, unpredictable, bigoted, brilliant &amp;mdash; and as relevant as
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Meta-metaphysics: On Metaphysical Equivalence, Primitiveness, and Theory Choice

2016.07.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Jiri Benovsky, Meta-metaphysics: On Metaphysical Equivalence, Primitiveness, and Theory Choice, Springer, 2016, 135pp., $129.00
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Philosophical Issues in Quantum Theory

[New Entry by Wayne Myrvold on July 25, 2016.] This article is an overview of the philosophical issues raised by quantum theory, intended as a pointer to the more in-depth treatments of other
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Divisive Obama

One of the relentless talking points of conservative pundits and many Republicans is that Obama is divisive. Perhaps even the most divisive president in American history. It is, in fact, a common
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&ldquo;Never underestimate the willingness of a man to believe flattering things about himself,&rdquo; said Paul Samuelson. Just ask a success about <strong>luck's role in life</strong>

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Phenomenal Qualities: Sense, Perception, and Consciousness

2016.07.22 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Paul Coates and Sam Coleman (eds.), Phenomenal Qualities: Sense, Perception, and Consciousness, Oxford University Press, 2015,
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Whether his strange blend of fact and fiction elicits delight, astonishment, or boredom -- or all three -- give <strong>Geoff Dyer</strong> his due: He's an original

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You can&rsquo;t weigh, record, or export it. You can&rsquo;t eat it, collect it, or give it away. But in a noisy world, <strong>silence sells.</strong> Just ask Finland

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