Charter Schools IV: Profit

While being a charter school is distinct from being a for-profit school, one argument in favor of charter schools is because they, unlike public schools, can operate as for-profit businesses. While
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Pantheism and Panentheism Project: Summer Stipend Program

The Pantheism and Panentheism Project, funded by the John Templeton Foundation, welcomes applications for summer stipends from scholars and writers who wish to spend the summer writing a paper for
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Implicit Bias and Philosophy, Volume 1: Metaphysics and Epistemology

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What literary categories define <strong>the Obama age?</strong> Christian Lorentzen unpacks autofiction, the new meritocracy novel, the retro novel, and the trauma novel

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To read <strong>Bernard-Henri Levy</strong> is to read about Bernard-Henri Levy as told by Bernard-Henri Levy. Now he's gone in search of the "Jewish thread" of his life. Prepare for vain excess

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In the Middle Ages, human flesh (especially the thigh and the upper arm) was occasionally considered an exotic delicacy. What can <strong>cannibalism teach us about culture</strong>?

In the Middle Ages, human flesh (especially the thigh and the upper arm) was occasionally considered an exotic delicacy. What can cannibalism teach us about
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Practical Knowledge: Selected Essays

2017.01.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Kieran Setiya, Practical Knowledge: Selected Essays, Oxford University Press, 2017, 308pp., $74.00 (hbk), ISBN
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Feminist Aesthetics

[Revised entry by Carolyn Korsmeyer on January 12, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] &quot;Feminist aesthetics&quot; does not label a variety of aesthetics in the way that, for example, the terms
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Games, Full Abstraction and Full Completeness

[New Entry by Felice Cardone on January 12, 2017.] Computer programs are particular kinds of texts. It is therefore natural to ask what is the meaning of a program or, more generally, how can we
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Two cultures of women&rsquo;s writing rarely mix: the lofty abstractions of Virginia Woolf and the vulgar, popular approach of <em>Cosmopolitan</em>. Enter <strong>Elena Ferrante</strong>

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