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Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Acceptable Face of Philosophy
Replies: 1
Views: 20

The Acceptable Face of Philosophy

David Archard asks what compromises philosophers should be prepared to make in order that their ideas will be listened to.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/95/The_Acceptable_Face_of_Philosophy
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Sun Mar 22, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Picking A Fight With Plato
Replies: 1
Views: 48

Picking A Fight With Plato

Ed Fraser argues that the theory of recollection presented by Socrates in the Meno is circular.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/90/Picking_A_Fight_With_Plato
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Tue Mar 17, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Wisdom of Ignorance
Replies: 2
Views: 63

The Wisdom of Ignorance

Daniel Silvermintz wants us to rediscover the virtue of Socratic ignorance.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/136/The_Wisdom_of_Ignorance
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Sun Mar 01, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Irrefutable Ethics
Replies: 5
Views: 115

Irrefutable Ethics

Richard Taylor on the intractable beliefs people hold about how we should behave.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/43/Irrefutable_Ethics
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Fri Feb 28, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: On Non-Existent Objects
Replies: 1
Views: 72

On Non-Existent Objects

Raymond Tallis explores non-being and time.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/126/On_Non-Existent_Objects
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Wed Feb 12, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Francis Fukuyama & the Perils of Identity
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Francis Fukuyama & the Perils of Identity

Peter Benson critiques a liberal but nationalistic brand of identity politics.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/136/Francis_Fukuyama_and_the_Perils_of_Identity
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Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:41 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Foucault’s Fictions
Replies: 2
Views: 95

Foucault’s Fictions

Paul Royall reviews Didier Eribon’s new biography of an anguished French genius.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/6/Foucaults_Fictions
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Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: An Essay on Nothing
Replies: 4
Views: 190

An Essay on Nothing

Sophia Gottfried meditates on the emptiness of non-existence.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/136/An_Essay_on_Nothing
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Wed Feb 05, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: A Stoic Response To The Climate Crisis
Replies: 125
Views: 1310

A Stoic Response To The Climate Crisis

Matthew Gindin thinks that the Stoics have useful advice for us right now.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/136/A_Stoic_Response_To_The_Climate_Crisis
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Sat Feb 01, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Tragedy That Was Athens
Replies: 1
Views: 104

The Tragedy That Was Athens

Alex Holzman sees the history of Golden Age Athens as a play with Pericles and Socrates as its tragic heroes.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/136/The_Tragedy_That_Was_Athens
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Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: How Can I Know Right From Wrong?
Replies: 8
Views: 281

How Can I Know Right From Wrong?

The following responses to this basic ethical question each win a random book.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/123/How_Can_I_Know_Right_From_Wrong