Wagner’s Anti-Semitism

Whether Wagner encoded anti-Jewish tropes in his compositions matters little. That he stamped modern classical music with a racial ideology matters a lot…
Whether Wagner encoded anti-Jewish tropes in his compositions matters little. That he stamped modern classical music with a racial ideology matters a lot… [More]

Georg Friedrich Philipp von Hardenberg [Novalis]

[Revised entry by Kristin Gjesdal on July 11, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] The philosophical impact of early German romanticism in general and Georg Philipp Friedrich von Hardenberg (Novalis)
[Revised entry by Kristin Gjesdal on July 11, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] The philosophical impact of early German romanticism in general and Georg Philipp Friedrich von Hardenberg (Novalis) [More]

Wang Yangming

[New Entry by Bryan Van Norden on July 11, 2014.] Wang Yangming (1472 - 1529) was a Chinese statesman, general, and Neo - Confucian philosopher. He was one of the leading critics of the orthodox
[New Entry by Bryan Van Norden on July 11, 2014.] Wang Yangming (1472 - 1529) was a Chinese statesman, general, and Neo - Confucian philosopher. He was one of the leading critics of the orthodox [More]

Cognitive Science

[Revised entry by Paul Thagard on July 11, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Cognitive science is the interdisciplinary study of mind and intelligence, embracing philosophy, psychology,
[Revised entry by Paul Thagard on July 11, 2014. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Cognitive science is the interdisciplinary study of mind and intelligence, embracing philosophy, psychology, [More]

Twitter Mining

In February, 2014 Twitter made all its tweets available to researchers. As might be suspected, this massive data is a potential treasure trove to researchers. While one might picture researchers
In February, 2014 Twitter made all its tweets available to researchers. As might be suspected, this massive data is a potential treasure trove to researchers. While one might picture researchers [More]

Reflections on Aristotle's Politics

2014.07.12 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mogens Herman Hansen, Reflections on Aristotle's Politics, Museum Tusculanum Press, 2013, 127pp., $35.00 (hbk), ISBN
2014.07.12 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Mogens Herman Hansen, Reflections on Aristotle's Politics, Museum Tusculanum Press, 2013, 127pp., $35.00 (hbk), ISBN [More]

Birth of cool

The birth of cool. What began as a word evolved into an attitude and then a way of life. Yet a question endures: What makes cool cool?…
The birth of cool. What began as a word evolved into an attitude and then a way of life. Yet a question endures: What makes cool cool?… [More]

God and Barbara Ehrenreich

Confronted by an extraordinary experience, Barbara Enhrenreich, atheist, has embraced an explanation that sounds an awful lot like religion…
Confronted by an extraordinary experience, Barbara Enhrenreich, atheist, has embraced an explanation that sounds an awful lot like religion… [More]

Literature and conservatives

The conservative mind is unbalanced, says Adam Bellow. The best and brightest on the right go into politics. Literature has been abandoned to the left… more»…
The conservative mind is unbalanced, says Adam Bellow. The best and brightest on the right go into politics. Literature has been abandoned to the left… more»… [More]

The Aim of Belief

2014.07.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Timothy Chan (ed.), The Aim of Belief, Oxford University Press, 2013, 233pp., $65.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199672134. Reviewed by
2014.07.11 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Timothy Chan (ed.), The Aim of Belief, Oxford University Press, 2013, 233pp., $65.00 (hbk), ISBN 9780199672134. Reviewed by [More]