Restorative Free Will: Back to the Biological Base

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11th Spring Meeting of the Evanghelical Philosophical Society

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Poetry used to be a performance, not a subject for close textual analysis. The century-old shift from <strong>poetry for the ear</strong> to poetry for the eye has not been good for poetry

Poetry used to be a performance, not a subject for close textual analysis. The century-old shift from poetry for the ear to poetry for the eye has not been good for
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<strong>Pity Juan Thompson</strong>, a shy, sensitive boy who grew up in terror of his trigger-happy, drug-addled father, Hunter

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Triumphant yet beleaguered, liberalism is oddly hard to define. Is this evidence of an intellectual tradition that has lost <strong>coherence and credibility</strong>?

Triumphant yet beleaguered, liberalism is oddly hard to define. Is this evidence of an intellectual tradition that has lost coherence and
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Nomination deadline for the 2016 Article and 2016 Gittler prizes

The APA alternates giving an award to the best article and book published by a younger scholar in the previous two years. The Book and Article Prizes replace the former Matchette Foundation Book
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Medieval Theories of the Syllogism

[Revised entry by Henrik Lagerlund on January 19, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Aristotle&#39;s theory of the syllogism played an important role in the Western and Near Eastern
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No time to think

On leaving school, my advisor reminded me to always take time to think. That seemed like a reasonable suggestion, as I trudged off to teach, write, and, of course, think. But the modern academy
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Nomination deadline for the 2016 Sanders Book Prize

The Sanders Book Prize in the amount of $7,000 is awarded to the best book in philosophy of mind, metaphysics, or epistemology that engages the analytic tradition published in English in the
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War and Individual Rights: The Foundations of Just War Theory

2016.01.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Kai Draper, War and Individual Rights: The Foundations of Just War Theory, Oxford University Press, 2016, 254pp., $65.00 (hbk),
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