Theory and Observation in Science

[Revised entry by James Bogen on March 28, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Scientists obtain a great deal of the evidence they use by observing natural and experimentally generated
[Revised entry by James Bogen on March 28, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Scientists obtain a great deal of the evidence they use by observing natural and experimentally generated [More]

Writers have long been envious of the visual language of painters. Yet &ldquo;We don&rsquo;t read Maupassant for the colors, or Zola for the lighting,&rdquo; says <strong>Julian Barnes</strong>

Writers have long been envious of the visual language of painters. Yet &amp;ldquo;We don&amp;rsquo;t read Maupassant for the colors, or Zola for the lighting,&amp;rdquo; says Julian
Writers have long been envious of the visual language of painters. Yet “We don’t read Maupassant for the colors, or Zola for the lighting,” says Julian [More]

<strong>David Jones</strong> was a soldier at the Somme, a poet, and an artist. He saw his mission as rebutting the corrupting of culture -- what he called &ldquo;the Break&rdquo;

David Jones was a soldier at the Somme, a poet, and an artist. He saw his mission as rebutting the corrupting of culture -- what he called &amp;ldquo;the
David Jones was a soldier at the Somme, a poet, and an artist. He saw his mission as rebutting the corrupting of culture -- what he called “the [More]

&ldquo;The boy socialist of Oakland.&rdquo; At 20, <strong>Jack London</strong> spent his time on soapboxes condemning capitalism. How did his political philosophy shape his fiction?

&amp;ldquo;The boy socialist of Oakland.&amp;rdquo; At 20, Jack London spent his time on soapboxes condemning capitalism. How did his political philosophy shape his
“The boy socialist of Oakland.” At 20, Jack London spent his time on soapboxes condemning capitalism. How did his political philosophy shape his [More]

Adorno and Existence

2017.03.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Peter E. Gordon, Adorno and Existence, Harvard University Press, 2016, 256pp., $29.95 (hbk), ISBN 9780674734784. Reviewed by
2017.03.23 : View this Review Online | View Recent NDPR Reviews Peter E. Gordon, Adorno and Existence, Harvard University Press, 2016, 256pp., $29.95 (hbk), ISBN 9780674734784. Reviewed by [More]

Hume on Religion

[Revised entry by Paul Russell and Anders Kraal on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] David Hume&#39;s various writings concerning problems of religion are among the most important
[Revised entry by Paul Russell and Anders Kraal on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] David Hume's various writings concerning problems of religion are among the most important [More]

Naturalism in Legal Philosophy

[Revised entry by Brian Leiter and Matthew X. Etchemendy on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The &quot;naturalistic turn&quot; that has swept so many areas of philosophy over the past
[Revised entry by Brian Leiter and Matthew X. Etchemendy on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The "naturalistic turn" that has swept so many areas of philosophy over the past [More]

Bohmian Mechanics

[Revised entry by Sheldon Goldstein on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Bohmian mechanics, which is also called the de Broglie-Bohm theory, the pilot-wave model, and the causal
[Revised entry by Sheldon Goldstein on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] Bohmian mechanics, which is also called the de Broglie-Bohm theory, the pilot-wave model, and the causal [More]

Collective Responsibility

[Revised entry by Marion Smiley on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The notion of collective responsibility, like that of personal responsibility and shared responsibility,
[Revised entry by Marion Smiley on March 27, 2017. Changes to: Main text, Bibliography] The notion of collective responsibility, like that of personal responsibility and shared responsibility, [More]

Farris on Edwards on the Imago Dei

Chapter 5 of Idealism and Christian Theology is &amp;#8220;Edwardsian Idealism, Imago Dei, and Contemporary Theology&amp;#8221; by Joshua Farris. This is an interesting article that directly and
Chapter 5 of Idealism and Christian Theology is “Edwardsian Idealism, Imago Dei, and Contemporary Theology” by Joshua Farris. This is an interesting article that directly and [More]