The Relevance of Royce

2015.01.22 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Kelly A. Parker and Jason Bell (eds.), The Relevance of Royce, Fordham University Press, 2014, $55.00 (hbk), ISBN
2015.01.22 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Kelly A. Parker and Jason Bell (eds.), The Relevance of Royce, Fordham University Press, 2014, $55.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]

Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Torts

2015.01.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John Oberdiek (ed.), Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Torts, Oxford University Press, 2014, 447pp., $98.50 (hbk), ISBN
2015.01.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John Oberdiek (ed.), Philosophical Foundations of the Law of Torts, Oxford University Press, 2014, 447pp., $98.50 (hbk), ISBN [More]

Take me to the death cafe

How a Swiss sociologist gave rise to the café mortel, where the talk is of good deaths and bad deaths, near deaths and grief…
How a Swiss sociologist gave rise to the café mortel, where the talk is of good deaths and bad deaths, near deaths and grief… [More]

Young T.S. Eliot

Eliot in love. The poet’s first wife called him “Wonkypenky”: not a term of endearment. Sexual difficulties weren’t the worst of it…
Eliot in love. The poet’s first wife called him “Wonkypenky”: not a term of endearment. Sexual difficulties weren’t the worst of it… [More]

From Poesy to Carrot Carnations

Poetry and the short story have slipped from minor arts to crafts, of interest primarily to other poets and short-story writers…
Poetry and the short story have slipped from minor arts to crafts, of interest primarily to other poets and short-story writers… [More]

The Point of Pointless Evil

William Hasker has interesting things to say about the consequences of the standard view that God cannot permit a single instance of gratuitous evil. I won’t fuss the metaphysical issue of the
William Hasker has interesting things to say about the consequences of the standard view that God cannot permit a single instance of gratuitous evil. I won’t fuss the metaphysical issue of the [More]

The Point of Pointless Evil?

William Hasker has interesting things to say about the consequences of the standard view that God cannot permit a single instance of gratuitous evil. I won’t fuss the metaphysical issue of the
William Hasker has interesting things to say about the consequences of the standard view that God cannot permit a single instance of gratuitous evil. I won’t fuss the metaphysical issue of the [More]

Poste d’assistant-e de philosophie ancienne

Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  Department of Philosophy, University of
Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  Department of Philosophy, University of [More]

Question about Children, Ethics, Religion - Oliver Leaman responds

Is it fair to label childhood religious indoctrination as abuse ? at the moment in any given society it's seen as the norm , I often wonder will future generations look back in astonishment at this
Is it fair to label childhood religious indoctrination as abuse ? at the moment in any given society it's seen as the norm , I often wonder will future generations look back in astonishment at this [More]

Therapeutic effects of poetry

A poem can amuse, disconcert, enlighten, or reassure in moments of crisis. But can a poem be medicine?…
A poem can amuse, disconcert, enlighten, or reassure in moments of crisis. But can a poem be medicine?… [More]