Doubling Down on Democracy

“The prospects for democracy globally remain good,” says Francis Fukuyama. The prospects for democracy in America, however, are grim…
“The prospects for democracy globally remain good,” says Francis Fukuyama. The prospects for democracy in America, however, are grim… [More]

Eudaimonic Ethics: The Philosophy and Psychology of Living Well

2014.10.02 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lorraine Besser-Jones, Eudaimonic Ethics: The Philosophy and Psychology of Living Well, Routledge, 2014, 183pp., $140.00 (hbk),
2014.10.02 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lorraine Besser-Jones, Eudaimonic Ethics: The Philosophy and Psychology of Living Well, Routledge, 2014, 183pp., $140.00 (hbk), [More]

Speech Acts

[Revised entry by Mitchell Green on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] We are attuned in everyday conversation not primarily to the sentences we utter to one
[Revised entry by Mitchell Green on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] We are attuned in everyday conversation not primarily to the sentences we utter to one [More]

Indicative Conditionals

[Revised entry by Dorothy Edgington on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Take a sentence in the indicative mood, suitable for making a statement: "We'll be home by
[Revised entry by Dorothy Edgington on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Take a sentence in the indicative mood, suitable for making a statement: "We'll be home by [More]

Realism

[Revised entry by Alexander Miller on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The question of the nature and plausibility of realism arises with respect to a large number of subject
[Revised entry by Alexander Miller on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The question of the nature and plausibility of realism arises with respect to a large number of subject [More]

PhD Scholarship in Philosophy of Cognitive Science

Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  University of Cologne
Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  University of Cologne [More]

How to Stop Time

We treat procrastination as pathology, but why? Idleness, loitering, dawdling – these are often the keys to creativity…
We treat procrastination as pathology, but why? Idleness, loitering, dawdling – these are often the keys to creativity… [More]

Letters of Samel Beckett

In his letters, Samuel Beckett was painstaking about his finances, his language, and his aching mouth. But give him this: He was never boring…
In his letters, Samuel Beckett was painstaking about his finances, his language, and his aching mouth. But give him this: He was never boring… [More]

Death and Diana Athill

Diana Athill didn’t set out many years ago to think about death in a regular way every day. But she has. Now she’s 96 and unafraid…
Diana Athill didn’t set out many years ago to think about death in a regular way every day. But she has. Now she’s 96 and unafraid… [More]

The Power of Tolerance: A Debate

2014.10.01 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Wendy Brown and Rainer Forst, The Power of Tolerance: A Debate, Luca di Blasi and Christoph F. E. Holzhey (eds.), Columbia
2014.10.01 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Wendy Brown and Rainer Forst, The Power of Tolerance: A Debate, Luca di Blasi and Christoph F. E. Holzhey (eds.), Columbia [More]