No sooner had photography been invented than it became inextricably connected with lying. Such deceptions were born from a hope that the <strong>camera could transcend death</strong>

No sooner had photography been invented than it became inextricably connected with lying. Such deceptions were born from a hope that the camera could transcend
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Reading books is an excellent thing to do, but there are any number of excellent things that someone, even a writer, might wish to do. <strong>Orwell did them</strong>.

Reading books is an excellent thing to do, but there are any number of excellent things that someone, even a writer, might wish to do. Orwell did
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Semantics and Pragmatics: Drawing a Line

2017.10.28 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Ilse Depraetere and Raphael Salkie (eds.), Semantics and Pragmatics: Drawing a Line, Springer, 2017, 357pp, $99.99 (hbk), ISBN
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"Public conversation is overpoliticized and undermoralized,&rdquo; says <strong>David Brooks</strong>. "Relationships and mercy and how to be a friend &mdash; these are the big subjects of life, and we don&rsquo;t talk about them enough"

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Whatever you may think about <strong>Arturo Toscanini</strong> or his interpretation of a specific work, there is no doubt that he changed the concept of conducting

Whatever you may think about Arturo Toscanini or his interpretation of a specific work, there is no doubt that he changed the concept of
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How to be <strong>good at literary parties</strong>: Stay away from rich people. Skip networking events. The best way to befriend famous people is to have no idea who they are

How to be good at literary parties: Stay away from rich people. Skip networking events. The best way to befriend famous people is to have no idea who they
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Epistemic Self-Doubt

[New Entry by Sherrilyn Roush on October 27, 2017.] And if I claim to be a wise man, Well, it surely means that I don&#39;t know. -
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Naturalism in Classical Indian Philosophy

[Revised entry by Amita Chatterjee on October 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] As a philosophical theory, naturalism aligns philosophy with science and the natural world - rejecting
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Full Professor of General Philosophy

Job List:&amp;nbsp; Europe Name of institution:&amp;nbsp; University of
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<strong>Peer review</strong> is essential. That&rsquo;s obvious. What isn't obvious is that it should be organized as it is &mdash; or even that it should be organized at all

Peer review is essential. That&amp;rsquo;s obvious. What isn&#39;t obvious is that it should be organized as it is &amp;mdash; or even that it should be organized at
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