The shame of public shaming

Russell Blackford, University of Newcastle Public shaming is not new. It’s been used as a punishment in all societies – often embraced by the formal law and always available for day-to-day policing
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"Deviates are so widespread that they sometimes seem to be running a kind of closed shop.&rdquo; That was <em>Time</em> in 1966 on gays in the arts. <strong>What was the Homintern</strong>?

&quot;Deviates are so widespread that they sometimes seem to be running a kind of closed shop.&amp;rdquo; That was Time in 1966 on gays in the arts. What was the
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<strong>Nietzsche</strong> completed his first memoir at 13, and wrote another five over the next decade. He wrote to see who he was. What he was was a mama's boy

Nietzsche completed his first memoir at 13, and wrote another five over the next decade. He wrote to see who he was. What he was was a mama&#39;s
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Animal Cognition

[Revised entry by Kristin Andrews on May 6, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The philosophical issues that relate to research on animal cognition can be categorized into three groups:
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Anaphora

[Revised entry by Jeffrey C. King and Karen S. Lewis on May 6, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Anaphora is sometimes characterized as the phenomenon whereby the
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Influence of Arabic and Islamic Philosophy on Judaic Thought

[Revised entry by Mauro Zonta on May 6, 2016. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The &#39;influence&#39; of Arabic and Islamic philosophy on Judaic thought has never been studied as a whole: as a matter
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Call for Participants: Survey on Ethical Attitudes

Dear all, My student Dian and I are currently conducting exploratory research on ethical attitudes in a range of domains and are calling for participants. We would appreciate it a lot if you could
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Art Rethought: The Social Practices of Art

2016.05.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Nicholas Wolterstorff, Art Rethought: The Social Practices of Art, Oxford University Press, 2015, 331pp., $50.00 (hbk), ISBN
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Cultural Evolution: Conceptual Challenges

2016.05.06 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Tim Lewens, Cultural Evolution: Conceptual Challenges, Oxford University Press, 2015, 205pp., $45.00 (hbk), ISBN
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<strong>Sincerity and irony in art</strong>. What can beatniks, punks, and hipsters teach us about commitment, both aesthetic and political?

Sincerity and irony in art. What can beatniks, punks, and hipsters teach us about commitment, both aesthetic and
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