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by Philosophy Now
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Did Duchamp’s Urinal Flush Away Art?
Replies: 2
Views: 38

Did Duchamp’s Urinal Flush Away Art?

Roy Turner scorns the fact that after Duchamp, critics have questioned the status of ‘traditional’ Western art, making the act of designation the sole determinant of art.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/67/Did_Duchamps_Urinal_Flush_Away_Art
by Philosophy Now
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Ethics of Education in the Secular State
Replies: 31
Views: 567

The Ethics of Education in the Secular State

Andrew Copson considers some ethical problems for secular education in a pluralistic world.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/129/The_Ethics_of_Education_in_the_Secular_State
by Philosophy Now
Tue Jan 08, 2019 11:32 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Ethics versus Morality
Replies: 22
Views: 420

Ethics versus Morality

Anja Steinbauer says Don’t Trust the Ethicists (too much).

https://philosophynow.org/issues/26/Ethics_versus_Morality
by Philosophy Now
Sun Dec 30, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Ockham’s Rose
Replies: 3
Views: 110

Ockham’s Rose

Carol Nicholson looks at philosophical themes in The Name Of The Rose. (WARNING: CONTAINS PLOT SPOILERS.)

https://philosophynow.org/issues/129/Ockhams_Rose
by Philosophy Now
Mon Dec 17, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: I Hate Philosophy
Replies: 6
Views: 210

I Hate Philosophy

At least Gray Kochhar-Lindgren can be philosophical about it.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/129/I_Hate_Philosophy
by Philosophy Now
Tue Dec 11, 2018 12:28 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Making Children Moral
Replies: 30
Views: 294

Making Children Moral

In the first part of our mini-series on moral education, Michael Hand considers whether schools should be involved in trying to make children moral.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/127/Making_Children_Moral
by Philosophy Now
Sun Dec 09, 2018 1:54 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Is The World An Illusion?
Replies: 33
Views: 550

Is The World An Illusion?

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

https://philosophynow.org/issues/129/Is_The_World_An_Illusion
by Philosophy Now
Sun Dec 02, 2018 8:19 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: Philosophy Inc.
Replies: 1
Views: 74

Philosophy Inc.

Christopher Norris offers his diagnosis of academic philosophy’s current ailments, and prescribes a cure.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/92/Philosophy_Inc
by Philosophy Now
Sat Dec 01, 2018 12:17 am
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Secret of Seinfeld’s Humor
Replies: 8
Views: 185

The Secret of Seinfeld’s Humor

Jorge J.E. Gracia on the Significance of the Insignificant.

https://philosophynow.org/issues/25/The_Secret_of_Seinfelds_Humor
by Philosophy Now
Sat Nov 10, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Articles in Philosophy Now
Topic: The Rise of the Intelligent Authors
Replies: 6
Views: 145

The Rise of the Intelligent Authors

Lochlan Bloom wonders what writers will do when computers become better writers than humans.

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