Philosophers and their religious practices part 10: Covenants with God and with each other

This is the ninth installment of a series of interviews I am conducting with academic philosophers about their religious practices. In this series of interviews, I ask philosophers about their
This is the ninth installment of a series of interviews I am conducting with academic philosophers about their religious practices. In this series of interviews, I ask philosophers about their [More]

Wily Elites and Spirited Peoples in Machiavelli's Republicanism

2015.06.03 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews David N. Levy, Wily Elites and Spirited Peoples in Machiavelli's Republicanism, Lexington Books, 2014, 147pp., $80.00 (hbk), ISBN
2015.06.03 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews David N. Levy, Wily Elites and Spirited Peoples in Machiavelli's Republicanism, Lexington Books, 2014, 147pp., $80.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]

<strong>Campus activists</strong> are animated by a noble impulse to right historical wrongs. Yet their moral fervor has descended into a form of zealotry

Campus activists are animated by a noble impulse to right historical wrongs. Yet their moral fervor has descended into a form of
Campus activists are animated by a noble impulse to right historical wrongs. Yet their moral fervor has descended into a form of [More]

<strong>The closing of the French mind</strong>. Its way of thought has never quite recovered from the end of Communism and the fading of structuralism

The closing of the French mind. Its way of thought has never quite recovered from the end of Communism and the fading of
The closing of the French mind. Its way of thought has never quite recovered from the end of Communism and the fading of [More]

<strong>Remember surrender</strong>? Appomattox, Saigon, Germany capitulating to the Allies. Makes you wonder: When did eternal war replace surrender, and why?

Remember surrender? Appomattox, Saigon, Germany capitulating to the Allies. Makes you wonder: When did eternal war replace surrender, and
Remember surrender? Appomattox, Saigon, Germany capitulating to the Allies. Makes you wonder: When did eternal war replace surrender, and [More]

Word Meaning

[New Entry by Luca Gasparri and Diego Marconi on June 2, 2015.] Word meaning has played a somewhat marginal role in early contemporary philosophy of language, which was primarily concerned with the
[New Entry by Luca Gasparri and Diego Marconi on June 2, 2015.] Word meaning has played a somewhat marginal role in early contemporary philosophy of language, which was primarily concerned with the [More]

Skepticism

[Revised entry by Peter Klein on June 2, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Much of epistemology has arisen either in defense of, or in opposition to, various forms of
[Revised entry by Peter Klein on June 2, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Much of epistemology has arisen either in defense of, or in opposition to, various forms of [More]

Quantum Approaches to Consciousness

[Revised entry by Harald Atmanspacher on June 2, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] It is widely accepted that consciousness or, more generally, mental activity is in some way
[Revised entry by Harald Atmanspacher on June 2, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] It is widely accepted that consciousness or, more generally, mental activity is in some way [More]

The Revision Theory of Truth

[Revised entry by Philip Kremer on June 2, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Consider the following sentence: (1) is not true.
[Revised entry by Philip Kremer on June 2, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Consider the following sentence: (1) is not true. [More]

Diderot, Balzac, Proust, and Bourdieu all wrote on philosophies of clothing. Today we have only coffee-table books on the subject. What&rsquo;s become of the <strong>literature of fashion</strong>?

Diderot, Balzac, Proust, and Bourdieu all wrote on philosophies of clothing. Today we have only coffee-table books on the subject. What&amp;rsquo;s become of the literature of
Diderot, Balzac, Proust, and Bourdieu all wrote on philosophies of clothing. Today we have only coffee-table books on the subject. What’s become of the literature of [More]