Principia Mathematica

[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] Principia Mathematica, the landmark work in formal logic written by Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell,
[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] Principia Mathematica, the landmark work in formal logic written by Alfred North Whitehead and Bertrand Russell, [More]

Divine Illumination

[Revised entry by Robert Pasnau on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] Divine illumination is the oldest and most influential alternative to naturalism in the areas of mind and knowledge.
[Revised entry by Robert Pasnau on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] Divine illumination is the oldest and most influential alternative to naturalism in the areas of mind and knowledge. [More]

Alfred North Whitehead

[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Alfred North Whitehead (1861 - 1947) was a British mathematician, logician and philosopher best known
[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Alfred North Whitehead (1861 - 1947) was a British mathematician, logician and philosopher best known [More]

Bertrand Russell

[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Bertrand Arthur William Russell (1872 - 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, essayist and social
[Revised entry by Andrew David Irvine on March 10, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Bertrand Arthur William Russell (1872 - 1970) was a British philosopher, logician, essayist and social [More]

Risk and Rationality

2015.03.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lara Buchak, Risk and Rationality, Oxford University Press, 2013, 260pp., $60.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199672165. Reviewed by
2015.03.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lara Buchak, Risk and Rationality, Oxford University Press, 2013, 260pp., $60.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199672165. Reviewed by [More]

The Early Wittgenstein on Metaphysics, Natural Science, Language and Value

2015.03.13 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Chon Tejedor, The Early Wittgenstein on Metaphysics, Natural Science, Language and Value, Routledge, 2015, 185pp. $140.00
2015.03.13 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Chon Tejedor, The Early Wittgenstein on Metaphysics, Natural Science, Language and Value, Routledge, 2015, 185pp. $140.00 [More]

Sad songs

A pop song’s life on the pop charts is short, even brutish. Maybe that’s why a strain of sadness has long run through the songbook…
A pop song’s life on the pop charts is short, even brutish. Maybe that’s why a strain of sadness has long run through the songbook… [More]

FBI as literary critic

From the Harlem Renaissance through the Black Arts Movement, among the most influential readers of black writers were the men of the FBI…
From the Harlem Renaissance through the Black Arts Movement, among the most influential readers of black writers were the men of the FBI… [More]

Moral (and Musical) Hazard

When Raymond Williams saw that a philosopher had stopped doing serious work and was merely pontificating, he didn’t hesitate to bring down the hammer. …
When Raymond Williams saw that a philosopher had stopped doing serious work and was merely pontificating, he didn’t hesitate to bring down the hammer. … [More]

Existentialism

[Revised entry by Steven Crowell on March 9, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Like "rationalism" and "empiricism," "existentialism" is a term that belongs to intellectual
[Revised entry by Steven Crowell on March 9, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Like "rationalism" and "empiricism," "existentialism" is a term that belongs to intellectual [More]