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Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Paternalism and the Law
Replies: 0
Views: 9

Paternalism and the Law

Barbara Hands considers whether it is ever right for the law to limit your freedom of choice and action, for your own good.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/71/Paternalism_and_the_Law
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Fri Dec 06, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Mind of Leonardo da Vinci
Replies: 1
Views: 55

The Mind of Leonardo da Vinci

WaqaÌ„s Ahmed connects Leonardo’s worldview with systems theory.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/134/The_Mind_of_Leonardo_da_Vinci
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Sat Nov 30, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: A Philosophical Illumination or A Delusion?
Replies: 1
Views: 140

A Philosophical Illumination or A Delusion?

Psychiatrist Eva Cybulska provides a psychological interpretation of Nietzsche’s Eternal Return.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/29/A_Philosophical_Illumination_or_A_Delusion
by Philosophy Now
Wed Nov 27, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: McCarthyism and American Philosophy
Replies: 3
Views: 89

McCarthyism and American Philosophy

John Capps argues that Senator McCarthy’s anti-Communist purges helped positivism to triumph over pragmatism in American universities in the 1950’s.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/46/McCarthyism_and_American_Philosophy
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Thu Nov 21, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Goading Gladiators
Replies: 1
Views: 88

Goading Gladiators

Seán Moran analyses amphitheatrical antics.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/134/Goading_Gladiators
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Fri Nov 15, 2019 1:48 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Philosopher as Detective
Replies: 1
Views: 95

The Philosopher as Detective

Colin Harper investigates the case of Ernst Bloch.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/5/The_Philosopher_as_Detective
by Philosophy Now
Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Arête
Replies: 1
Views: 100

Arête

Introducing our section on the nature of virtue, Philip Vassallo describes how the ancient conception of arête arose and developed.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/45/Arete
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Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Challenge of Eternal Recurrence
Replies: 1
Views: 162

The Challenge of Eternal Recurrence

Kathleen O’Dwyer considers Nietzsche’s method of self-assessment.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/93/The_Challenge_of_Eternal_Recurrence
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Mon Oct 28, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Street Entertainment
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Street Entertainment

Luke Tarassenko is determined to make a splash.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/134/Street_Entertainment
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Fri Oct 18, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: GM vs Climate Change
Replies: 1
Views: 145

GM vs Climate Change

Andrew Lewis considers the ethics of using GM to help prevent global warming.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/65/GM_vs_Climate_Change
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Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Philosophy: A Call to Action
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Philosophy: A Call to Action

Calvin H. Warner asks if philosophy can improve our lives.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/129/Philosophy_A_Call_to_Action