The Faith Project Announces 2015 Summer Research Awards

The winners of the 2015 Summer Seminar Awards have been chosen! The winners are: Kenny Boyce University of Missouri Rebecca Chan University of Colorado/Notre Dame Frances Howard-Snyder Western
The winners of the 2015 Summer Seminar Awards have been chosen! The winners are: Kenny Boyce University of Missouri Rebecca Chan University of Colorado/Notre Dame Frances Howard-Snyder Western [More]

Should You Attend a For-Profit College?

The rise of for-profit universities have given students increased choices when it comes to picking schools. Since college is rather expensive and schools vary in regards to the success of their
The rise of for-profit universities have given students increased choices when it comes to picking schools. Since college is rather expensive and schools vary in regards to the success of their [More]

Mere Addition

Stephen Grover offers an interesting version of the Mere Addition Paradox (‘Mere Addition and the Best of all Possible Worlds’, Religious Studies, 1999) against Swinburne’s brief
Stephen Grover offers an interesting version of the Mere Addition Paradox (‘Mere Addition and the Best of all Possible Worlds’, Religious Studies, 1999) against Swinburne’s brief [More]

Roderick Chisholm

[Revised entry by Richard Feldman and Fred Feldman on February 13, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Roderick Milton Chisholm is widely regarded as one of the most creative, productive,
[Revised entry by Richard Feldman and Fred Feldman on February 13, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Roderick Milton Chisholm is widely regarded as one of the most creative, productive, [More]

Augmented Soldier Ethics III: Pharmaceuticals

Humans have many limitations that make them less than ideal as weapons of war. For example, we get tired and need sleep. As such, it is no surprise that militaries have sought various ways to
Humans have many limitations that make them less than ideal as weapons of war. For example, we get tired and need sleep. As such, it is no surprise that militaries have sought various ways to [More]

Medieval Theories: Properties of Terms

[Revised entry by Stephen Read on February 12, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] The theory of properties of terms (proprietates terminorum) was the basis of the medievals'
[Revised entry by Stephen Read on February 12, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] The theory of properties of terms (proprietates terminorum) was the basis of the medievals' [More]

William Stanley Jevons

[Revised entry by Bert Mosselmans on February 12, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] William Stanley Jevons (1835 - 1882) was an economist and philosopher who foreshadowed several developments of the
[Revised entry by Bert Mosselmans on February 12, 2015. Changes to: Bibliography] William Stanley Jevons (1835 - 1882) was an economist and philosopher who foreshadowed several developments of the [More]

Moral Anti-Realism

[Revised entry by Richard Joyce on February 11, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, moral-error-theory.html, moral-objectivity-relativism.html, moral-realism-explain.html,
[Revised entry by Richard Joyce on February 11, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, moral-error-theory.html, moral-objectivity-relativism.html, moral-realism-explain.html, [More]

Obesity, Disability & Accommodation

View image | gettyimages.com It is estimated that almost 30% of humans are overweight or obese and this percentage seems likely to increase. Given this large number of large people, it is not
View image | gettyimages.com It is estimated that almost 30% of humans are overweight or obese and this percentage seems likely to increase. Given this large number of large people, it is not [More]

Japanese Zen Buddhist Philosophy

[Revised entry by Shigenori Nagatomo on February 10, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Zen aims at a perfection of personhood. To this end, sitting meditation called "za-zen" is employed
[Revised entry by Shigenori Nagatomo on February 10, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Zen aims at a perfection of personhood. To this end, sitting meditation called "za-zen" is employed [More]