The Structure of Enquiry in Plato's Early Dialogues

2015.08.40 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Vasilis Politis, The Structure of Enquiry in Plato's Early Dialogues, Cambridge University Press, 2015, 255pp., $99.99 (hbk),
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Michael Lind has a modest proposal: <strong>abolish the social sciences</strong>. It's past time we acknowledged that the dream of a comprehensive science of society is a mistake

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<strong>Richard Dawkins</strong> insists that he's misunderstood. No firebrand, he's driven less by hostility toward religion than by enchantment with scientific reason

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It's been said that the novelist is the historian of the present and the historian the novelist of the past. Consider how <strong>Edward Gibbons</strong> aligned scholarship with art

It&#39;s been said that the novelist is the historian of the present and the historian the novelist of the past. Consider how Edward Gibbons aligned scholarship with
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Metasemantics: New Essays on the Foundations of Meaning

2015.08.39 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Alexis Burgess and Brett Sherman, Metasemantics: New Essays on the Foundations of Meaning, Oxford University Press, 2014, 367pp.,
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42 Fallacies in Spanish

Alexis Beldad Moraleda has translated my 42 Fallacies into Spanish. The blog post for the book is here:&#160;http://interioresy3d.blogspot.com.es/2015/08/cuarenta-y-dos-falacias.html. The direct download
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Rossian Utilitarianism?

In The Right and the Good, Ross posits seven distinct kinds of prima facie duties (fidelity, reparation, gratitude, justice, beneficence, self-improvement and non-maleficence). But suppose we
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Summer Seminar on Understanding

Fordham University, New York City June 20-21, 2016 Fordham University will host a two-day seminar on human understanding in Manhattan. Seven invited speakers will lead the seminar and discuss their
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Self and Other: Exploring Subjectivity, Empathy, and Shame

2015.08.38 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Dan Zahavi,&#160;Self and Other: Exploring Subjectivity, Empathy, and Shame, Oxford University Press, 2014, 280pp., $49.95 (hbk), ISBN
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<strong>Jonathan Franzen</strong> wants to be your friend. Sure, he&rsquo;s endearing. But his writing moralizes and is laden with elitist populism. Is he worth your time?

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