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Husserl's Missing Technologies

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The fl&acirc;neur: urban idler, dawdler, roaming thinker. But for women, the relationship between thinking and walking is vexed. A <strong>history of the fl&acirc;neuse</strong>

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You might think that the past seven decades of <strong>scientific accomplishment</strong>&nbsp;is the result of researchers' following their curiosity. You would be wrong

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Reductive Explanation in the Biological Sciences

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<strong>What is forgiveness</strong>? A victim can't separate the wrong from the wrongdoer. And the wrongdoer can't remake himself. At most, we can hope for generosity

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We live in a golden age of profanity. But the vocabulary is small, and we're diminishing it from overuse. Time to <strong>invent new obscenities</strong>

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The Erosion of the Media

Embed from Getty Images A free and independent press is rightly considered essential to a healthy democracy. Ideally, the press functions like Socrates’ gadfly—it serves to reproach the state and
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As black as what?

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