Added by Robert D. Stolorow on February 16, 2013 at 2:29pm —
Hello, public philosophers. I'm part of the team that's running the workshop on 'Taking Philosophy into the Field' on Friday morning during the upcoming PPN meeting in Atlanta on March 14-16.
In case anyone wants to get a head start on thinking through some of the issues we'll be addressing at the workshop, I invite you to participate in the Social Epistemology Review and Reply Collective discussion of our recent article… Continue
Added by J. Britt Holbrook on February 5, 2013 at 2:00pm —
Added by Robert D. Stolorow on November 25, 2012 at 1:00pm —
My latest project, although one that has been cooking for about a decade, is POLINITICS. Check it out and subscribe at
Added by David E. McClean on October 12, 2012 at 4:00pm —
Added by Robert D. Stolorow on September 28, 2012 at 6:19pm —
I will be leading a workshop on Sagacity and Commerce at the March PPN conference. If anyone is interested in finding our more about it, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org . Here is the workshop description:
Workshop: Sagacity and Commerce
David E. McClean, PhD
Rutgers University (Newark) and
Should academic philosophers increasingly turn their… Continue
Added by David E. McClean on August 22, 2012 at 2:07pm —
By Sharam Kohan
Ways in which much of twentieth century philosophy in Britain and in recent decades in the United States has been dominant is analytical with a focus on language which analyzes expression of concepts. Although Australia and Scandinavian countries have a share in the development of this philosophical movement, their roles have been less substantial. Despite this tradition…
Added by Sharam Kohan on July 8, 2012 at 9:00pm —
Added by Robert D. Stolorow on June 23, 2012 at 2:20pm —
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I just finished reading parts of Dworkin's Justice for Hedgehogs. It claims to defend objectivism in ethics. Yet there is not a single mention of sentience, and of duties to non-human sentient beings. (I may have missed a sentence). Continue
That completely ignores the possibility that all moral value derives from the presence of consciousness and of feeling!
The entire Buddhist tradition -- perhaps as compassionate a tradition as we have had anywhere in human history -- must have been…
Added by carlo filice on January 27, 2012 at 11:59am —
At Talking Philosophy, I argue that act-consequentialism can avoid the argument from integrity by biting the ultimate bullet: endorsing fatalism.
Added by Benjamin S Nelson on January 10, 2012 at 10:19pm —
Philosophers ought to be interested in the Research Works Act, a bill currently before Congress.
Added by J. Britt Holbrook on January 6, 2012 at 11:17am —
Added by J. Britt Holbrook on January 5, 2012 at 12:14pm —
Click here to find a new article in Slate Magazine that discusses ethical and policy concerns over new technologies, advertisements, and you.
Added by J. Britt Holbrook on January 4, 2012 at 10:55am —
for those of you open to the possibility of a sane theistic-picture of reality -- where what really matters is respected and pursued -- may I gently suggest a new book of mine? (see below). It has a slightly Indian flavor.
I wrote it in part to counter the narrow and excessively anthropocentric models pushed by most "western" religions. We philosophers must not cede the religious ideas/values public arena to narrow-minded voices.
I am hoping… Continue
Added by carlo filice on December 30, 2011 at 10:35am —
This just out in the Chronicle Review, and article by Adam Briggle and me. At http://chronicle.com/article/A-New-Philosophy-for-the-21st/130025/ and attached: …
Added by Robert Frodeman on December 11, 2011 at 11:46am —
Dear Friends and Colleagues:
Please read and circulate my 50 Proposals for Reform and Reclamation, located at:
Dr. David E. McClean
Rutgers University, Newark
Added by David E. McClean on October 9, 2011 at 3:30pm —