Earth Day: A reading list

To celebrate Earth Day on 22 April, we have created a reading list of books, journals, and online resources that explore environmental protection, environmental ethics, and other environmental
To celebrate Earth Day on 22 April, we have created a reading list of books, journals, and online resources that explore environmental protection, environmental ethics, and other environmental [More]

Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologiae: A Guide and Commentary

2015.04.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Brian Davies, Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologiae: A Guide and Commentary, Oxford University Press, 2014, 454pp., $29.99 (pbk),
2015.04.21 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Brian Davies, Thomas Aquinas's Summa Theologiae: A Guide and Commentary, Oxford University Press, 2014, 454pp., $29.99 (pbk), [More]

Science and ideology

Uncomfortable truths are stifled in science, but ideology alone isn’t to blame. It’s money that rules the day in the academy…
Uncomfortable truths are stifled in science, but ideology alone isn’t to blame. It’s money that rules the day in the academy… [More]

About the Shoah

We read about the Holocaust to see who we really are. If we had been there, we suspect, we would have failed any moral test…
We read about the Holocaust to see who we really are. If we had been there, we suspect, we would have failed any moral test… [More]

On Cornel West

He’s stopped writing new work, been betrayed by Obama, alienated his friends. What’s become of Cornel West? asks Michael Eric Dyson…
He’s stopped writing new work, been betrayed by Obama, alienated his friends. What’s become of Cornel West? asks Michael Eric Dyson… [More]

Definitions

[Revised entry by Anil Gupta on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Definitions have interested philosophers since ancient times. Plato's early dialogues portray
[Revised entry by Anil Gupta on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Definitions have interested philosophers since ancient times. Plato's early dialogues portray [More]

PhD Fellowship in early modern philosophy

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Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  Université libre de [More]

Henricus Regius

[Revised entry by Desmond Clarke on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Henricus Regius (in Dutch: Hendrik de Roy) may be recognised today primarily as one of Descartes'
[Revised entry by Desmond Clarke on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Henricus Regius (in Dutch: Hendrik de Roy) may be recognised today primarily as one of Descartes' [More]

Molecular Biology

[Revised entry by James Tabery, Monika Piotrowska, and Lindley Darden on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The field of molecular biology studies macromolecules and the
[Revised entry by James Tabery, Monika Piotrowska, and Lindley Darden on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The field of molecular biology studies macromolecules and the [More]

Moral Relativism

[Revised entry by Chris Gowans on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Moral relativism is an important topic in metaethics. It is also widely discussed outside philosophy (for
[Revised entry by Chris Gowans on April 20, 2015. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Moral relativism is an important topic in metaethics. It is also widely discussed outside philosophy (for [More]