Heidegger: Thinking of Being

2014.12.17 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lee Braver, Heidegger: Thinking of Being, Polity, 2014, 234pp., $24.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780745664927. Reviewed by Sacha Golob,
2014.12.17 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lee Braver, Heidegger: Thinking of Being, Polity, 2014, 234pp., $24.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780745664927. Reviewed by Sacha Golob, [More]

Friendship as Sacred Knowing: Overcoming Isolation

2014.12.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Samuel Kimbriel, Friendship as Sacred Knowing: Overcoming Isolation, Oxford University Press, 2014, 224pp., $74.00 (hbk), ISBN
2014.12.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Samuel Kimbriel, Friendship as Sacred Knowing: Overcoming Isolation, Oxford University Press, 2014, 224pp., $74.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]

Workshop ‘Explaining Religion. Cognitive Science of Religion and Naturalism’

When: December 4th‐5th 2015 Where: VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands Organizers: Hans van Eyghen, Rik Peels, and Gijsbert van den Brink http://www.abrahamkuypercenter.vu.nl/nl/index.asp
When: December 4th‐5th 2015 Where: VU University Amsterdam, The Netherlands Organizers: Hans van Eyghen, Rik Peels, and Gijsbert van den Brink http://www.abrahamkuypercenter.vu.nl/nl/index.asp [More]

Encyclopedia Frown

Wikipedia: Where an entrenched, stubborn, sometimes racist and misogynistic old guard bends the truth to its will…
Wikipedia: Where an entrenched, stubborn, sometimes racist and misogynistic old guard bends the truth to its will… [More]

Norman Mailer’s Letters

Norman Mailer planned to write his autobiography but never got around to it. Instead we have his letters – 45,000 of them…
Norman Mailer planned to write his autobiography but never got around to it. Instead we have his letters – 45,000 of them… [More]

Optimistic Science of Leibniz

Historian, poet, legal theorist, cryptographer, philosopher: Gottfried Leibniz had many roles, but too often he’s remembered for just one thing: Voltaire’s ridicule…
Historian, poet, legal theorist, cryptographer, philosopher: Gottfried Leibniz had many roles, but too often he’s remembered for just one thing: Voltaire’s ridicule… [More]

Venues for X-Phi

I have been struggling to decide on a suitable venue for a paper I'd like to submit to a journal. On the one hand, it's a bit longer than most journals prefer (~13,000 words). On the other hand (and
I have been struggling to decide on a suitable venue for a paper I'd like to submit to a journal. On the one hand, it's a bit longer than most journals prefer (~13,000 words). On the other hand (and [More]

Trouble for E=K?

Here’s a view that I think some people are attracted to, a tripartite view of how positive epistemic standing is attained: Tripartite View: For a belief to constitute knowledge, three elements
Here’s a view that I think some people are attracted to, a tripartite view of how positive epistemic standing is attained: Tripartite View: For a belief to constitute knowledge, three elements [More]

Forgiveness and Remembrance: Remembering Wrongdoing in Personal and Public Life

2014.12.15 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Jeffrey M. Blustein, Forgiveness and Remembrance: Remembering Wrongdoing in Personal and Public Life, Oxford University Press,
2014.12.15 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Jeffrey M. Blustein, Forgiveness and Remembrance: Remembering Wrongdoing in Personal and Public Life, Oxford University Press, [More]

Religion Without God

2014.12.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Ronald Dworkin, Religion Without God, Harvard University Press, 2013, 180pp., $17.95 (hbk), ISBN 9780674726826. Reviewed by
2014.12.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Ronald Dworkin, Religion Without God, Harvard University Press, 2013, 180pp., $17.95 (hbk), ISBN 9780674726826. Reviewed by [More]