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The Risk of a Lifetime: How, When, and Why Procreation May Be Permissible

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Theories of Truth in Chinese Philosophy: A Comparative Approach

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2017 Young Epistemologist Prize

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Kazimierz Twardowski

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To see <strong>Shakespeare</strong> performed live is to confront language opaque to a degree that no skilled actor can remediate. For some reason we tolerate this and call it a &ldquo;poetic&rdquo; experience

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