Understanding Hegel's Mature Critique of Kant

2014.04.10 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John McCumber, Understanding Hegel's Mature Critique of Kant, Stanford University Press, 2014, 216pp., $60.00 (hbk),
2014.04.10 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John McCumber, Understanding Hegel's Mature Critique of Kant, Stanford University Press, 2014, 216pp., $60.00 (hbk), [More]

Scientific Reduction

[New Entry by Raphael van Riel and Robert Van Gulick on April 8, 2014.] The English verb 'reduce', derives from the Latin 'reducere', whose literal meaning 'to bring back', informs its metaphorical
[New Entry by Raphael van Riel and Robert Van Gulick on April 8, 2014.] The English verb 'reduce', derives from the Latin 'reducere', whose literal meaning 'to bring back', informs its metaphorical [More]

Macrocognition: A Theory of Distributed Minds and Collective Intentionality

2014.04.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Bryce Huebner, Macrocognition: A Theory of Distributed Minds and Collective Intentionality, Oxford University Press, 2014,
2014.04.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Bryce Huebner, Macrocognition: A Theory of Distributed Minds and Collective Intentionality, Oxford University Press, 2014, [More]

Remembering the New Review

The New Review: Cover art by Roy Lichtenstein, fiction by Ian McEwan, essays by Isaiah Berlin, Philip Larkin, A.J.P. Taylor, Clive James. Best literary magazine of the past 50 years?…
The New Review: Cover art by Roy Lichtenstein, fiction by Ian McEwan, essays by Isaiah Berlin, Philip Larkin, A.J.P. Taylor, Clive James. Best literary magazine of the past 50 years?… [More]

Gottfried Benn, ex-Nazi writer

The case of Gottfried Benn. His poetry was shocking and lurid, his politics a disgrace – and his style one of literature’s great inventions…
The case of Gottfried Benn. His poetry was shocking and lurid, his politics a disgrace – and his style one of literature’s great inventions… [More]

War is good for us

The 20th century – world wars, gulags, famine, genocide – was the safest there has ever been. To what did we owe our unprecedented safety? War…
The 20th century – world wars, gulags, famine, genocide – was the safest there has ever been. To what did we owe our unprecedented safety? War… [More]

The Principle of Common Cause

2014.04.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Gábor Hofer-Szabó, Miklós Rédei, and László E. Szabó, The Principle of Common
2014.04.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Gábor Hofer-Szabó, Miklós Rédei, and László E. Szabó, The Principle of Common [More]

Animalism

[New Entry by Stephan Blatti on April 7, 2014.] Among the questions to be raised under the heading of "personal identity" are these: "What are we?" (fundamental nature question) and "Under what
[New Entry by Stephan Blatti on April 7, 2014.] Among the questions to be raised under the heading of "personal identity" are these: "What are we?" (fundamental nature question) and "Under what [More]

Brentano's Theory of Judgement

[Revised entry by Johannes Brandl on April 7, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] One of Brentano's foremost aims in philosophy was to provide a new foundation for epistemology and logic as
[Revised entry by Johannes Brandl on April 7, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] One of Brentano's foremost aims in philosophy was to provide a new foundation for epistemology and logic as [More]

Redeeming the Prince: The Meaning of Machiavelli's Masterpiece

2014.04.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Maurizio Viroli, Redeeming the Prince: The Meaning of Machiavelli's Masterpiece, Princeton University Press, 2014, 189pp.,
2014.04.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Maurizio Viroli, Redeeming the Prince: The Meaning of Machiavelli's Masterpiece, Princeton University Press, 2014, 189pp., [More]