A Natural History of Natural Theology: The Cognitive Science of Theology and Philosophy of Religion

2015.06.17 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Helen De Cruz and Johan De Smedt, A Natural History of Natural Theology: The Cognitive Science of Theology and Philosophy of
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Greek Models of Mind and Self

2015.06.16 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews A. A. Long, Greek Models of Mind and Self, Harvard University Press, 2015, 228pp., $25.95 (hbk), ISBN 9780674729032.
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<p>The realism of <em>Anna Karenina</em>. Tolstoy&rsquo;s novel seems like reportage, and his technique casts a dream spell on readers. Janet Malcolm explains</p>

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<p>Mary Shelley wasn&rsquo;t overtly political in her seven novels, two travelogues, and 23 short stories. But the influence of her outspoken mother, <strong>Mary Wollstonecraft</strong>, is evident throughout</p>

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<p>&ldquo;I could either shut up, that&rsquo;s the end, get on with dying. Or, get gripped, which is what happened.&rdquo; <strong>Jenny Diski</strong> on turning death into sentences.</p>

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Mind, Language, and Subjectivity: Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought

2015.06.15 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Nicholas Georgalis,&#160;Mind, Language, and Subjectivity: Minimal Content and the Theory of Thought, Routledge, 2015, 260pp., $140.00
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<strong>The logic of hating new poems</strong>. They&rsquo;re impenetrable, elitist, and fail to measure up to those of the past. But this contempt reveals just how badly we need them

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<strong>Roland Barthes</strong> regarded biography as &ldquo;a novel which dare not speak its name.&rdquo; He preferred to reduce life to a few distinct moments, details, inflections he called &ldquo;biographemes&rdquo;

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<strong>Art in a time of tyranny</strong>. Most art produced under the Third Reich has been destroyed or hidden. Is it time to give those pieces a museum of their own?

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Heidegger and the Emergence of the Question of Being

2015.06.14 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Jes&#250;s Adri&#225;n Escudero,&#160;Heidegger and the Emergence of the Question of Being, Juan Pablo Hern&#225;ndez Betancur (tr.), Bloomsbury,
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