Attention

[Revised entry by Christopher Mole on September 1, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Attention is involved in the selective directedness of our mental lives. The nature of this
[Revised entry by Christopher Mole on September 1, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Attention is involved in the selective directedness of our mental lives. The nature of this [More]

Pascal's Wager

[Revised entry by Alan Hájek on September 1, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] "Pascal's Wager" is the name given to an argument due to Blaise Pascal for believing, or for at
[Revised entry by Alan Hájek on September 1, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] "Pascal's Wager" is the name given to an argument due to Blaise Pascal for believing, or for at [More]

The Cambridge Companion to Fichte

2017.08.17 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews David James and Günter Zöller (eds.), The Cambridge Companion to Fichte, Cambridge University Press, 2016, 419 pp., $110.00
2017.08.17 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews David James and Günter Zöller (eds.), The Cambridge Companion to Fichte, Cambridge University Press, 2016, 419 pp., $110.00 [More]

When Norman Mailer heard that <strong>Elizabeth Hardwick</strong> was reviewing him in <em>Partisan Review, </em> he pre-emptively bought an ad defending himself. She got the last word, of course

When Norman Mailer heard that Elizabeth Hardwick was reviewing him in Partisan Review, he pre-emptively bought an ad defending himself. She got the last word, of
When Norman Mailer heard that Elizabeth Hardwick was reviewing him in Partisan Review, he pre-emptively bought an ad defending himself. She got the last word, of [More]

During the Gilded Age, some rich people dabbled in s&eacute;ances and breakfasted with corpses. Consider the portrait subjects of <strong>John Singer Sargent</strong>

During the Gilded Age, some rich people dabbled in s&amp;eacute;ances and breakfasted with corpses. Consider the portrait subjects of John Singer
During the Gilded Age, some rich people dabbled in séances and breakfasted with corpses. Consider the portrait subjects of John Singer [More]

<strong>Nabokov</strong> insisted on written interviews. Why? &ldquo;I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a child&rdquo;

Nabokov insisted on written interviews. Why? &amp;ldquo;I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a
Nabokov insisted on written interviews. Why? “I think like a genius, I write like a distinguished author, and I speak like a [More]

Aesthetic Disinterestedness: Art, Experience, and the Self

2017.08.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Thomas Hilgers, Aesthetic Disinterestedness: Art, Experience, and the Self, Routledge, 2017, xv + 190pp., $ 140.00 (hbk), ISBN
2017.08.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Thomas Hilgers, Aesthetic Disinterestedness: Art, Experience, and the Self, Routledge, 2017, xv + 190pp., $ 140.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]

Nothingness

[Revised entry by Roy Sorensen on August 31, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Since metaphysics is the study of what exists, one might expect metaphysicians to have little to say about
[Revised entry by Roy Sorensen on August 31, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Since metaphysics is the study of what exists, one might expect metaphysicians to have little to say about [More]

Callicles and Thrasymachus

[Revised entry by Rachel Barney on August 31, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Callicles and Thrasymachus are the two great exemplars in philosophy of contemptuous challenge
[Revised entry by Rachel Barney on August 31, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Callicles and Thrasymachus are the two great exemplars in philosophy of contemptuous challenge [More]

Self-Reference

[Revised entry by Thomas Bolander on August 31, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] In the context of language, self-reference is used to denote a statement that refers to itself or its own
[Revised entry by Thomas Bolander on August 31, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] In the context of language, self-reference is used to denote a statement that refers to itself or its own [More]