Brains Blog Symposium on Aaron Norby’s “Uncertainty Without All the Doubt”

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Pragmatism and the Philosophy of Religion

2015.03.06 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Michael R. Slater, Pragmatism and the Philosophy of Religion, Cambridge University Press, 2014, 207pp., $95.00 (hbk), ISBN
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Fake musical genius

Mamoru Samuragochi was hailed as a great classical talent of his generation. His story was amazing – a deaf composer genius. And it was false…
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On Jane Austen

The Monty Pythonesque slapstick of … Jane Austen? Her juvenilia – not intended for the public–was full of crude practical jokes…
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Philology

Philology: How did this dry but wonderfully eccentric redoubt of intellectual curiosity acquire a reputation for being largely pointless?…
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The Philosophy of Praxis: Marx, Lukács and the Frankfurt School

2015.03.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Andrew Feenberg, The Philosophy of Praxis: Marx, Lukács and the Frankfurt School, Verso, 2014, 252pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN
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The Problem of Evil

[Revised entry by Michael Tooley on March 3, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, alternate.html, notes.html] The epistemic question posed by evil is whether the world contains undesirable
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Blackwell Companion to Experimental Philosophy

I am happy to announce a forthcoming new volume from the Blackwell Companions to Philosophy Series: A Companion to Experimental Philosophy. It is edited by Justin Sytsma and myself and features over
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Efficient Causation: A History

2015.03.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Tad M. Schmaltz (ed.), Efficient Causation: A History, Oxford University Press, 2014, 372pp., $35.00 (pbk), ISBN
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Rimbaud in Ethiopia

Rimbaud in Ethiopia. How did the enfant terrible of the Parisian literary scene end up in the ancient-walled market town of Harar?…
Rimbaud in Ethiopia. How did the enfant terrible of the Parisian literary scene end up in the ancient-walled market town of Harar?… [More]