Indicative Conditionals

[Revised entry by Dorothy Edgington on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Take a sentence in the indicative mood, suitable for making a statement: "We'll be home by
[Revised entry by Dorothy Edgington on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography, notes.html] Take a sentence in the indicative mood, suitable for making a statement: "We'll be home by [More]

Realism

[Revised entry by Alexander Miller on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The question of the nature and plausibility of realism arises with respect to a large number of subject
[Revised entry by Alexander Miller on October 2, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The question of the nature and plausibility of realism arises with respect to a large number of subject [More]

PhD Scholarship in Philosophy of Cognitive Science

Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  University of Cologne
Job List:  Europe Name of institution:  University of Cologne [More]

How to Stop Time

We treat procrastination as pathology, but why? Idleness, loitering, dawdling – these are often the keys to creativity…
We treat procrastination as pathology, but why? Idleness, loitering, dawdling – these are often the keys to creativity… [More]

Letters of Samel Beckett

In his letters, Samuel Beckett was painstaking about his finances, his language, and his aching mouth. But give him this: He was never boring…
In his letters, Samuel Beckett was painstaking about his finances, his language, and his aching mouth. But give him this: He was never boring… [More]

Death and Diana Athill

Diana Athill didn’t set out many years ago to think about death in a regular way every day. But she has. Now she’s 96 and unafraid…
Diana Athill didn’t set out many years ago to think about death in a regular way every day. But she has. Now she’s 96 and unafraid… [More]

The Power of Tolerance: A Debate

2014.10.01 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Wendy Brown and Rainer Forst, The Power of Tolerance: A Debate, Luca di Blasi and Christoph F. E. Holzhey (eds.), Columbia
2014.10.01 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Wendy Brown and Rainer Forst, The Power of Tolerance: A Debate, Luca di Blasi and Christoph F. E. Holzhey (eds.), Columbia [More]

Theisms, Metaphysical and Religious

Both in the classical tradition and in recent analytic philosophy, much of philosophical theology is concerned with what we might call metaphysical theism, that is, with the notion of God as a
Both in the classical tradition and in recent analytic philosophy, much of philosophical theology is concerned with what we might call metaphysical theism, that is, with the notion of God as a [More]

Francis Herbert Bradley's Moral and Political Philosophy

[Revised entry by David Crossley on October 1, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The ethical writings of the Oxford Idealists, T. H. Green and F. H. Bradley, reflect the influence of Kant
[Revised entry by David Crossley on October 1, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The ethical writings of the Oxford Idealists, T. H. Green and F. H. Bradley, reflect the influence of Kant [More]

Carl Schmitt

[Revised entry by Lars Vinx on October 1, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Carl Schmitt (1888 - 1985) was a conservative German legal, constitutional, and political theorist. Schmitt is
[Revised entry by Lars Vinx on October 1, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Carl Schmitt (1888 - 1985) was a conservative German legal, constitutional, and political theorist. Schmitt is [More]