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Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:47 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Perception & Reality
Replies: 2
Views: 26

Perception & Reality

Raymond Tallis perceives a difference between them.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/142/Perception_and_Reality
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Mon Feb 22, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Paternalism and the Law
Replies: 2
Views: 58

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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Tue Feb 16, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Tractatus… is it so intractable?
Replies: 8
Views: 158

The Tractatus… is it so intractable?

Carlos Muñoz-Suárez guides us on a trip down the linguistic rabbit hole.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/103/The_Tractatus_is_it_so_intractable
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Tue Feb 16, 2021 1:49 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: How to Look at Facebook
Replies: 2
Views: 87

How to Look at Facebook

Devon Bombassei considers the irony of our ‘liberation’ in the digital age.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/142/How_to_Look_at_Facebook
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Mon Feb 15, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Who Is The Worst Philosopher?
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Who Is The Worst Philosopher?

Each answer below receives a book. Apologies to the entrants not included.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/135/Who_Is_The_Worst_Philosopher
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Sat Feb 13, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Philosophy Friends! by Francisco Mejia Uribe
Replies: 1
Views: 64

Philosophy Friends! by Francisco Mejia Uribe

Max Rocky Zelcer and Mark Zelcer review five short childrens’ books starring their Philosophy Friends!

https://philosophynow.org/issues/142/Philosophy_Friends_by_Francisco_Mejia_Uribe
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Sat Feb 13, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Anxious Idleness
Replies: 1
Views: 77

Anxious Idleness

Why are we incapable of guilt-free leisure? Jacob Snyder says, blame John Locke!

https://philosophynow.org/issues/142/Anxious_Idleness
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Mon Feb 08, 2021 11:26 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Intuition Pumps by Daniel C. Dennett
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Intuition Pumps by Daniel C. Dennett

Nathaniel Goldberg shares his intuitions about Daniel Dennett’s Intuition Pumps.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/101/Intuition_Pumps_by_Daniel_C_Dennett
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Sun Feb 07, 2021 8:05 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Limits of Argument
Replies: 23
Views: 414

The Limits of Argument

Howard Darmstadter asks why rational debate doesn’t often change minds.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/142/The_Limits_of_Argument
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Sun Feb 07, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Real Thing
Replies: 1
Views: 75

The Real Thing

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Sat Feb 06, 2021 6:09 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Limits of Computation
Replies: 2
Views: 92

The Limits of Computation

Apostolos Syropoulos goes back to BASICs to consider whether the human brain is a computer.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/142/The_Limits_of_Computation
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Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:39 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: How to Read Philosophy
Replies: 2
Views: 116

How to Read Philosophy

What follows is an extract from a forthcoming book called AQA AS Philosophy by Gerald Jones, Dan Cardinal & Jeremy Hayward – an engaging, student-friendly textbook designed to help UK high school students embrace and enjoy philosophy at AS level. It seemed such a useful guide that we decid...