Libertarian Free Will: Contemporary Debates

2015.06.30 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews David Palmer, Libertarian Free Will: Contemporary Debates, Oxford University Press, 2014, 235pp., $85.00 (hbk), ISBN
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Marriage, a fraught and mysterious institution, inspires both passion and pragmatism. Gabriel Garc&iacute;a M&aacute;rquez called it &ldquo;<strong>the conjugal conspiracy</strong>&rdquo;

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Why are the leaders of the New York Public Library so intent on destroying one of the world&rsquo;s great <strong>repositories of knowledge</strong>?

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Mturk Now More Expensive

As many readers have probably heard, Amazon&#39;s Mechanical Turk will soon (July 22, 2015) be charging substantially more for its services. Before, Mturk took 10% of what researchers (&quot;requesters&quot;)
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The “Two Bads” Fallacy & Racism

The murder of nine people in the Emanuel AME Church in South Carolina ignited an intense discussion of race and violence. While there has been near-universal condemnation of the murders, some people
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Job List:&amp;nbsp; Asia/Africa/Australasia Name of institution:&amp;nbsp;
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Aquinas on Beauty

2015.06.29 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Christopher Scott Sevier,&#160;Aquinas on Beauty, Lexington Books, 2015, 226pp., $85.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780739184240. &#160; Reviewed by
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Is a <strong>Catholic novelist</strong>, by definition, a failed novelist? Consider dogma in the fiction of Walker Percy, Flannery O&rsquo;Connor, and Graham Greene

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Whether glass, ruby red, or furry slippers; winged boots or glowing-hot iron shoes; footwear is a recurrent <strong>fairy</strong>-<strong>tale motif</strong>. Why?

Whether glass, ruby red, or furry slippers; winged boots or glowing-hot iron shoes; footwear is a recurrent fairy-tale motif.
Whether glass, ruby red, or furry slippers; winged boots or glowing-hot iron shoes; footwear is a recurrent fairy-tale motif. [More]

Don&rsquo;t judge a book by its cover, and don&rsquo;t take on faith everything between the covers. Behold the imperiled state of <strong>facts in book publishing</strong>

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