Aristotle's Psychology of Signification

2014.08.13 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Simon Noriega-Olmos, Aristotle's Psychology of Signification: A Commentary on De Interpretatione 16a3-18, De Gruyter, 2013,
2014.08.13 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Simon Noriega-Olmos, Aristotle's Psychology of Signification: A Commentary on De Interpretatione 16a3-18, De Gruyter, 2013, [More]

CFP for November 13-16 Conference on the Nature of Faith

Announcing a call for papers for a conference at the Chase Plaza Hotel in St. Louis, MO, November 13-16, 2014. Those selected will have expenses paid for the conference. Titles and abstracts are
Announcing a call for papers for a conference at the Chase Plaza Hotel in St. Louis, MO, November 13-16, 2014. Those selected will have expenses paid for the conference. Titles and abstracts are [More]

CFP for Conference on the Nature of Faith, Nov. 13-16, 2014

Announcing a call for papers for a conference at the Chase Plaza Hotel in St. Louis, MO, November 13-16, 2014. Those selected will have expenses paid for the conference. Titles and abstracts are
Announcing a call for papers for a conference at the Chase Plaza Hotel in St. Louis, MO, November 13-16, 2014. Those selected will have expenses paid for the conference. Titles and abstracts are [More]

Normative Concepts

How do we get to have normative concepts?  What does it take for a concept to be the concept of ought, or of good, say?It seems neither necessary nor sufficient that one be disposed to
How do we get to have normative concepts?  What does it take for a concept to be the concept of ought, or of good, say?It seems neither necessary nor sufficient that one be disposed to [More]

Question about Art - Charles Taliaferro responds

A friend of mine thinks that we can define art as 'a statement of creativity'. I'm not sure I agree with him but am struggling with working out what a 'statement' is. Has any philosopher written
A friend of mine thinks that we can define art as 'a statement of creativity'. I'm not sure I agree with him but am struggling with working out what a 'statement' is. Has any philosopher written [More]

Liberals Are Killing Art

Art is a value in and of itself, not a vessel through which political or social or religious beliefs are conveyed. Why do some liberals think otherwise?…
Art is a value in and of itself, not a vessel through which political or social or religious beliefs are conveyed. Why do some liberals think otherwise?… [More]

Translating Tolstoy

Translating Tolstoy. His prose was so prolix, unpolished, and Russian that, for a time, few wanted to take it on. Then came Constance Garnett…
Translating Tolstoy. His prose was so prolix, unpolished, and Russian that, for a time, few wanted to take it on. Then came Constance Garnett… [More]

Tony Judt’s Jewishness

Tony Judt’s story is also the story of the left: the imagination of the universal through the preservation of the provincial…
Tony Judt’s story is also the story of the left: the imagination of the universal through the preservation of the provincial… [More]

Internalist vs. Externalist Conceptions of Epistemic Justification

[Revised entry by George Pappas on August 8, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Generally, when a person knows some proposition or other, she does so on the basis of something such as
[Revised entry by George Pappas on August 8, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Generally, when a person knows some proposition or other, she does so on the basis of something such as [More]

Feminist History of Philosophy

[Revised entry by Charlotte Witt and Lisa Shapiro on August 8, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The past twenty-five years have seen an explosion of feminist writing on the philosophical
[Revised entry by Charlotte Witt and Lisa Shapiro on August 8, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The past twenty-five years have seen an explosion of feminist writing on the philosophical [More]