Among most economists, <strong>globalization </strong>has been seen as both inevitable and salutary. Now the cracks in that consensus have split wide open

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Rawls, Political Liberalism and Reasonable Faith

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Questions of policy and of <strong>social science </strong>run on different tracks. Mixing them gets complicated. Consider <em>Brown v. Board of Education</em>

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Artistic fashion comes and goes. What remains is the <strong>experience of culture </strong>&mdash; its beauty, its reach, its strangeness, its ability to transform an ordinary life

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<strong>A.E. Housman </strong>thought poetry's power wasn&rsquo;t intellectual but emotional. For many young men &mdash; especially gay young men &mdash; his <em>A Shropshire Lad </em>was a secret Bible

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Question on policy and on <strong>social science </strong>run on different tracks. Mixing them gets complicated. Consider <em>Brown v. Board of Education</em>&nbsp;

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Cloning

[Revised entry by Katrien Devolder on July 14, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Dolly the sheep, the first mammal cloned from a somatic (body) cell, came into the world innocent as a
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<strong><em>Ulysses </em>and the law</strong>. In 1899, Joyce attended a murder trial in Dublin. The case helped form the fabric of a novel that landed him in court

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Information existed before <strong>Claude Shannon</strong>, but there was little sense of it as an idea, an object of hard science. His insight made our world possible

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Pride 2017: a reading list

Happy Pride Month from the OUP Philosophy team! To celebrate the LGBT Pride 2017 happening in cities across the world, including the New York City and London Prides this summer, OUP Philosophy is
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