According to <strong>A.C. Grayling</strong>, philosophy made the transition from medieval to modern in the 17th century. But does assigning a historical period actually mean anything?

According to A.C. Grayling, philosophy made the transition from medieval to modern in the 17th century. But does assigning a historical period actually mean
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The market value and reputation of the art world's <em>enfant terrible</em> <strong>Damien Hirst</strong> have sunk. A new work, involving a shipwreck, will try to raise them

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Tolerance among the Virtues

2017.04.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John R. Bowlin, Tolerance among the Virtues, Princeton University Press, 2016, 265pp., $39.50 (hbk), ISBN 9780691169972.
2017.04.05 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews John R. Bowlin, Tolerance among the Virtues, Princeton University Press, 2016, 265pp., $39.50 (hbk), ISBN 9780691169972. [More]

From Soviet verse to spontaneous hoedowns. Clad in Cossack garb, <strong>Yevgeny Yevtushenko </strong> developed a passion for cowboy poetry in Oklahoma

From Soviet verse to spontaneous hoedowns. Clad in Cossack garb, Yevgeny Yevtushenko developed a passion for cowboy poetry in
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Crisp on Edwards on the Incarnation

Chapter 8 of Idealism and Christian Theology is &amp;#8220;Jonathan Edwards, Idealism, and Christology&amp;#8221; by Oliver Crisp. This is the second of the two previously published essays, having appeared
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The writing of <strong>John Berger</strong> can seem kitschy, deluded, masculinist, creepy. But in his strangeness were kindness and sincerity. He sought above all to help us see more clearly

The writing of John Berger can seem kitschy, deluded, masculinist, creepy. But in his strangeness were kindness and sincerity. He sought above all to help us see more
The writing of John Berger can seem kitschy, deluded, masculinist, creepy. But in his strangeness were kindness and sincerity. He sought above all to help us see more [More]

<strong>Darwin&rsquo;s work</strong> set off an intellectual earthquake in America. It transformed Thoreau from a poet into a geologist, altered abolitionism, and spurred a generation of literary naturalists

Darwin&amp;rsquo;s work set off an intellectual earthquake in America. It transformed Thoreau from a poet into a geologist, altered abolitionism, and spurred a generation of literary
Darwin’s work set off an intellectual earthquake in America. It transformed Thoreau from a poet into a geologist, altered abolitionism, and spurred a generation of literary [More]

From Soviet verse to spontaneous hoedowns. Clad in Cossack garb, <strong>Yevgeny Yevtushenko </strong> developed a passion for cowboy poetry in Oklahoma. &ldquo;I consider myself a Siberian cowboy!"

From Soviet verse to spontaneous hoedowns. Clad in Cossack garb, Yevgeny Yevtushenko developed a passion for cowboy poetry in Oklahoma. &amp;ldquo;I consider myself a Siberian
From Soviet verse to spontaneous hoedowns. Clad in Cossack garb, Yevgeny Yevtushenko developed a passion for cowboy poetry in Oklahoma. “I consider myself a Siberian [More]

Sparing Civilians

2017.04.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Seth Lazar, Sparing Civilians, Oxford University Press, 2015, 158pp., $45.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780198712985. Reviewed by Peter
2017.04.04 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Seth Lazar, Sparing Civilians, Oxford University Press, 2015, 158pp., $45.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780198712985. Reviewed by Peter [More]

Perceptual Learning

[New Entry by Kevin Connolly on April 5, 2017.] &quot;Perceptual Learning&quot; refers, roughly, to long-lasting changes in perception that result from practice or experience (see E.J. Gibson 1963). William
[New Entry by Kevin Connolly on April 5, 2017.] "Perceptual Learning" refers, roughly, to long-lasting changes in perception that result from practice or experience (see E.J. Gibson 1963). William [More]