Epistemic Reasoning and the Mental

2014.07.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mikkel Gerken, Epistemic Reasoning and the Mental, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013, 340pp., $105.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781137025517.
2014.07.09 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mikkel Gerken, Epistemic Reasoning and the Mental, Palgrave Macmillan, 2013, 340pp., $105.00 (hbk), ISBN 9781137025517. [More]

GM Food: Three Essential Considerations: Framing, Evidence, Precaution

[This article was co-authored by Phil Hutchinson myself. It appeared earlier this summer in THE PHILOSOPHER'S MAGAZINE. For those of you who missed it in print, here it is belatedly online. Note: in
[This article was co-authored by Phil Hutchinson myself. It appeared earlier this summer in THE PHILOSOPHER'S MAGAZINE. For those of you who missed it in print, here it is belatedly online. Note: in [More]

The Speed of Rage

The rise of social media has created an entire new world for social researchers. One focus of the research has been on determining how quickly and broadly emotions spread online. The April 2014
The rise of social media has created an entire new world for social researchers. One focus of the research has been on determining how quickly and broadly emotions spread online. The April 2014 [More]

Beyond the Control of God?: Six Views on the Problem of God and Abstract Objects

2014.07.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Paul M. Gould (ed.), Beyond the Control of God?: Six Views on the Problem of God and Abstract Objects, Bloomsbury, 2014, 209pp.,
2014.07.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Paul M. Gould (ed.), Beyond the Control of God?: Six Views on the Problem of God and Abstract Objects, Bloomsbury, 2014, 209pp., [More]

Freud, the storyteller

Psychoanalysis has always involved the stories we tell ourselves about ourselves. It was from the beginning a Jewish literary enterprise…
Psychoanalysis has always involved the stories we tell ourselves about ourselves. It was from the beginning a Jewish literary enterprise… [More]

Art and turbulence

Leonardo was the first to sketch it, Van Gogh immortalized it, Heisenberg was stumped by it, you’ve experienced it: What is turbulence?…
Leonardo was the first to sketch it, Van Gogh immortalized it, Heisenberg was stumped by it, you’ve experienced it: What is turbulence?… [More]

Bad taste

Birth of bad taste. It happened in Italy in the early 16th century. The details are sketchy, but the culprits are clear: two Tuscan painters, Rosso and Pontormo…
Birth of bad taste. It happened in Italy in the early 16th century. The details are sketchy, but the culprits are clear: two Tuscan painters, Rosso and Pontormo… [More]

The Point of View of the Universe: Sidgwick and Contemporary Ethics

2014.07.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek and Peter Singer, The Point of View of the Universe: Sidgwick and Contemporary Ethics, Oxford
2014.07.07 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek and Peter Singer, The Point of View of the Universe: Sidgwick and Contemporary Ethics, Oxford [More]

IAI Video: The Limits of Logic

Logicians don't rule the world or get the most done. Could it be that a consistent world view is neither desirable nor achievable? If we abandon the straightjacket of rationality might this lead to a more powerful and exciting future, or is it a heresy that leads to madness?
Logicians don't rule the world or get the most done. Could it be that a consistent world view is neither desirable nor achievable? If we abandon the straightjacket of rationality might this lead to a more powerful and exciting future, or is it a heresy that leads to madness? [More]

Neo-Davidsonian Metaphysics: From the True to the Good

2014.07.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Samuel C. Wheeler III, Neo-Davidsonian Metaphysics: From the True to the Good, Routledge, 2014, 239pp., $125.00 (hbk), ISBN
2014.07.08 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Samuel C. Wheeler III, Neo-Davidsonian Metaphysics: From the True to the Good, Routledge, 2014, 239pp., $125.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]