Husserl's Ethics and Practical Intentionality

2016.06.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Susi Ferrarello, Husserl's Ethics and Practical Intentionality, Bloomsbury, 2016, 269pp., $112.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781472573735.
2016.06.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Susi Ferrarello, Husserl's Ethics and Practical Intentionality, Bloomsbury, 2016, 269pp., $112.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781472573735. [More]

Guns & Negligence

After each mass shooting in America, there is a push to do something about gun violence. After the slaughter at Sandy Hook Elementary School, some family members of the victims brought a lawsuit
After each mass shooting in America, there is a push to do something about gun violence. After the slaughter at Sandy Hook Elementary School, some family members of the victims brought a lawsuit [More]

The value of humanism

World Humanist Day is celebrated on 21 June, providing an opportunity for humanists and humanist organizations to promote the positive principles of Humanism. Celebration of the day began in the
World Humanist Day is celebrated on 21 June, providing an opportunity for humanists and humanist organizations to promote the positive principles of Humanism. Celebration of the day began in the [More]

Carroll on Zombies

Zombies are back in the news!  Via the DN Heap of Links, I see physicist Sean Carroll defending what appears to be a kind of analytical functionalism:What do we mean when we say “I am
Zombies are back in the news!  Via the DN Heap of Links, I see physicist Sean Carroll defending what appears to be a kind of analytical functionalism:What do we mean when we say “I am [More]

<strong>Wallace Stevens</strong>, having failed at journalism and law, began a long career in insurance. He didn't publish his poems until he was 35. His life is not crying out to be told. And yet&nbsp;

Wallace Stevens, having failed at journalism and law, began a long career in insurance. He didn&#39;t publish his poems until he was 35. His life is not crying out to be told. And
Wallace Stevens, having failed at journalism and law, began a long career in insurance. He didn't publish his poems until he was 35. His life is not crying out to be told. And [More]

The first history of Nazi <strong>concentration camps</strong> appeared in 1946. Tens of thousands of studies have followed. Is it possible to say anything new? Yes

The first history of Nazi concentration camps appeared in 1946. Tens of thousands of studies have followed. Is it possible to say anything new?
The first history of Nazi concentration camps appeared in 1946. Tens of thousands of studies have followed. Is it possible to say anything new? [More]

Thirty-six percent of internet content is <strong>pornography</strong>. One in four internet searches is about porn. Cause for concern? Probably not

Thirty-six percent of internet content is pornography. One in four internet searches is about porn. Cause for concern? Probably
Thirty-six percent of internet content is pornography. One in four internet searches is about porn. Cause for concern? Probably [More]

Context

2016.06.20 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Robert Stalnaker, Context, Oxford University Press, 2014, 248pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780198776871. Reviewed by Craige
2016.06.20 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Robert Stalnaker, Context, Oxford University Press, 2014, 248pp., $29.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780198776871. Reviewed by Craige [More]

What is college for?

1 May was National College Decision Day in the U.S. – the deposit deadline for admission into many U.S. colleges and universities. Early indications suggest that we’re poised for a fifth straight
1 May was National College Decision Day in the U.S. – the deposit deadline for admission into many U.S. colleges and universities. Early indications suggest that we’re poised for a fifth straight [More]

The Shelleys, Byron, and friends in Switzerland one cold and rainy summer were like a writer&rsquo;s colony from hell: love triangles, sharp tempers, and the <strong>birth of Frankenstein</strong>

The Shelleys, Byron, and friends in Switzerland one cold and rainy summer were like a writer&amp;rsquo;s colony from hell: love triangles, sharp tempers, and the birth of
The Shelleys, Byron, and friends in Switzerland one cold and rainy summer were like a writer’s colony from hell: love triangles, sharp tempers, and the birth of [More]