Russell's Philosophy of Logical Analysis: 1897-1905

2014.09.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Jolen Galaugher, Russell's Philosophy of Logical Analysis: 1897-1905, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013, 218pp., $110.00 (hbk), ISBN
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Question about Science, Value - Stephen Maitzen responds

Does the acceptance of scientific naturalism commit one to the view that the universe is devoid of all meaning? Response from: Stephen Maitzen There are at least two ways to interpret your
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FREE (!!!) Statistical Consulting

Have you ever wondered how you can calculate 95% confidence interval for effect sizes in SPSS? Have you ever wondered how many participants you need to achieve 80% power for a 2 IV SEM in Tetrad?
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Tragedy in Hegel's Early Theological Writings

2014.09.06 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Peter Wake, Tragedy in Hegel's Early Theological Writings, Indiana University Press, 2014, 256pp., $60.00 (hbk), ISBN
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Diagnosis

When writers get cancer, they write about it. But is there anything new to say? Jenny Diski, newly diagnosed, forswears the clichés of the genre…
When writers get cancer, they write about it. But is there anything new to say? Jenny Diski, newly diagnosed, forswears the clichés of the genre… [More]

Badness of Rowling’s adult novels

Inventiveness was the hallmark of Harry Potter. So how to explain J.K. Rowling’s pedestrian, formulaic, and grotesque adult novels?…
Inventiveness was the hallmark of Harry Potter. So how to explain J.K. Rowling’s pedestrian, formulaic, and grotesque adult novels?… [More]

Architect Rebellion of 2014

Architects against Koolhaas. The starchitect and postmodernist issued clear commands for the Venice Biennale. A rebellion ensued…
Architects against Koolhaas. The starchitect and postmodernist issued clear commands for the Venice Biennale. A rebellion ensued… [More]

Brevity

2014.09.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Laurence Goldstein (ed.), Brevity, Oxford University Press, 2013, 353pp., $135.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199664986. Reviewed by
2014.09.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Laurence Goldstein (ed.), Brevity, Oxford University Press, 2013, 353pp., $135.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199664986. Reviewed by [More]

Quantifiers and Quantification

[New Entry by Gabriel Uzquiano on September 3, 2014.] Quantifier expressions are marks of generality. They come in a variety of syntactic categories in English, but determiners like "all", "each",
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experimental philosophy of manipulation

Josh Knobe recently prompted a discussion on Flickers about a forthcoming paper that offers a psychological explanation of why manipulation intuitively reduces the extent to which agents are blamed
Josh Knobe recently prompted a discussion on Flickers about a forthcoming paper that offers a psychological explanation of why manipulation intuitively reduces the extent to which agents are blamed [More]