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]

Location and Mereology

[Revised entry by Cody Gilmore on August 19, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Substantivalists believe that there are regions of space or spacetime. Many substantivalists also believe that there
[Revised entry by Cody Gilmore on August 19, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Substantivalists believe that there are regions of space or spacetime. Many substantivalists also believe that there [More]

Question about Ethics, Law - Andrew Pessin responds

Is murder illegal because its wrong? Or is murder wrong because its illegal? Response from: Andrew Pessin a great question -- a deep one, and an old one -- basically grounded in the classic
Is murder illegal because its wrong? Or is murder wrong because its illegal? Response from: Andrew Pessin a great question -- a deep one, and an old one -- basically grounded in the classic [More]

Question about Education - Andrew Pessin responds

Hello everyone. I am a sophomore starting a philosophy club at my high school. No other high school in the district has one. To get straight to the point, I need a clever acronym for the club's
Hello everyone. I am a sophomore starting a philosophy club at my high school. No other high school in the district has one. To get straight to the point, I need a clever acronym for the club's [More]

Research assistent or co-operation partner - Modal logic or Philosophy of Law or Theory of Constition or Aesthetic

Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  indexicals - Centre of transdisciplinary
Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  indexicals - Centre of transdisciplinary [More]