Principles of Non-Philosophy

2014.04.13 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews François Laruelle, Principles of Non-Philosophy, Nicola Rubczak and Anthony Paul Smith (trs.), Bloomsbury, 2013,
2014.04.13 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews François Laruelle, Principles of Non-Philosophy, Nicola Rubczak and Anthony Paul Smith (trs.), Bloomsbury, 2013, [More]

Question about Emotion - Allen Stairs responds

If there are 201 nations worldwide how can we all be proud of our nations. What is the point in having pride in your nation? Is it because it feels good? Response from: Allen Stairs Suppose that
If there are 201 nations worldwide how can we all be proud of our nations. What is the point in having pride in your nation? Is it because it feels good? Response from: Allen Stairs Suppose that [More]

Géraud de Cordemoy

[Revised entry by Fred Ablondi on April 13, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Geraud de Cordemoy (1626 - 1684) was one of the more important Cartesian philosophers during the decades
[Revised entry by Fred Ablondi on April 13, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Geraud de Cordemoy (1626 - 1684) was one of the more important Cartesian philosophers during the decades [More]

Question about Euthanasia - Oliver Leaman responds

Greeting's oh wise one's, my question ... How is it morally correct to put a very sick animal" out of it's misery" yet not accord the same privilege to a Human who has no chance of recovery ? What
Greeting's oh wise one's, my question ... How is it morally correct to put a very sick animal" out of it's misery" yet not accord the same privilege to a Human who has no chance of recovery ? What [More]

Against world literature

“World literature” is a fraught term, tied as it is to the economic structures of a globalized world. For it or against it: Let’s have that debate. But first: What is it?…
“World literature” is a fraught term, tied as it is to the economic structures of a globalized world. For it or against it: Let’s have that debate. But first: What is it?… [More]

Dickens in Europe

Dickens scholarship is insular and overwhelmingly Anglo. But Dickens was a global figure, huge in Russia and Germany. France? Not so much…
Dickens scholarship is insular and overwhelmingly Anglo. But Dickens was a global figure, huge in Russia and Germany. France? Not so much… [More]

Exposing Karl Ove Knausgaard

Karl Ove Knausgaard, your favorite author’s favorite author, has written 3,600 pages of autobiography. Now his family hates him…
Karl Ove Knausgaard, your favorite author’s favorite author, has written 3,600 pages of autobiography. Now his family hates him… [More]

Utah, Same-Sex Marriage & The Procreation Argument

As a general rule, I would contend that if something is morally wrong, then it should be possible to present non-fallacious and reasonable arguments to show that it is wrong.  I would also probably
As a general rule, I would contend that if something is morally wrong, then it should be possible to present non-fallacious and reasonable arguments to show that it is wrong.  I would also probably [More]

Justice and Bad Luck

[Revised entry by Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen on April 11, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, supplement1.html, supplement2.html] Some people end up worse off than others partly because of
[Revised entry by Kasper Lippert-Rasmussen on April 11, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, supplement1.html, supplement2.html] Some people end up worse off than others partly because of [More]

3 fully funded PhD-position in Theoretical Philosophy, Logic, and Theory of Science

Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and
Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  Department of Philosophy, Linguistics and [More]