New Scholasticism Meets Analytic Philosophy

2014.08.30 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Rafael Hüntelmann and Johannes Hattler (eds.), New Scholasticism Meets Analytic Philosophy, Editiones Scholasticae, 2014, 128pp.,
2014.08.30 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Rafael Hüntelmann and Johannes Hattler (eds.), New Scholasticism Meets Analytic Philosophy, Editiones Scholasticae, 2014, 128pp., [More]

Nature's Suit: Husserl's Phenomenological Philosophy of the Physical Sciences

2014.08.29 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lee Hardy, Nature's Suit: Husserl's Phenomenological Philosophy of the Physical Sciences, Ohio University Press, 2013, 248pp., $
2014.08.29 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Lee Hardy, Nature's Suit: Husserl's Phenomenological Philosophy of the Physical Sciences, Ohio University Press, 2013, 248pp., $ [More]

Erotic Art

[New Entry by Hans Maes on August 20, 2014.] What is erotic art? Do all paintings with a sexual theme qualify as erotic? How to distinguish between erotica and erotic art? In what way are aesthetic
[New Entry by Hans Maes on August 20, 2014.] What is erotic art? Do all paintings with a sexual theme qualify as erotic? How to distinguish between erotica and erotic art? In what way are aesthetic [More]

Mele & Nahmias on Philosophy TV

Al Mele and Eddy Nahmias have an illuminating conversation about the relationship between free will and recent advances in neuroscience and social psychology in the latest episode of Philosophy TV.
Al Mele and Eddy Nahmias have an illuminating conversation about the relationship between free will and recent advances in neuroscience and social psychology in the latest episode of Philosophy TV. [More]

Performatives After Deconstruction

2014.08.28 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mauro Senatore (ed.), Performatives After Deconstruction, Bloomsbury, 2013, 253pp., $120.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781441123466.
2014.08.28 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mauro Senatore (ed.), Performatives After Deconstruction, Bloomsbury, 2013, 253pp., $120.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781441123466. [More]

Philip Larkin biography

Philip Larkin was callous toward people – mother and lovers included. But he gushed in the presence of hedgehogs, squirrels, bunnies, and bears…
Philip Larkin was callous toward people – mother and lovers included. But he gushed in the presence of hedgehogs, squirrels, bunnies, and bears… [More]

Reading Wallace reading

Underline, transcribe, highlight: David Foster Wallace put his anxieties – writer’s block, self-loathing, mental breakdowns – in his marginalia…
Underline, transcribe, highlight: David Foster Wallace put his anxieties – writer’s block, self-loathing, mental breakdowns – in his marginalia… [More]

Memoir Is Not a Status Update

In an age of constant status updates, what becomes of art forms – like literary memoir – that thrive on concealment?…
In an age of constant status updates, what becomes of art forms – like literary memoir – that thrive on concealment?… [More]

Deconstructing Dignity: A Critique of the Right-to-Die debate

2014.08.27 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Scott Cutler Shershow, Deconstructing Dignity: A Critique of the Right-to-Die debate, Chicago University Press, 2014, 205pp,
2014.08.27 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Scott Cutler Shershow, Deconstructing Dignity: A Critique of the Right-to-Die debate, Chicago University Press, 2014, 205pp, [More]

Philosophy of Statistics

[New Entry by Jan-Willem Romeijn on August 19, 2014.] Statistics investigates and develops specific methods for evaluating hypotheses in the light of empirical facts. A method is called
[New Entry by Jan-Willem Romeijn on August 19, 2014.] Statistics investigates and develops specific methods for evaluating hypotheses in the light of empirical facts. A method is called [More]