Charlie Kurth’s new book The Anxious Mind is just out with MIT Press, and we’re pleased to have him aboard today to talk a bit about it. » …Read more
Conference takes place at Syracuse University from Aug 21-23, 2019. Keynote speakers are:
- Kwame Anthony Appiah, NYU;
- David Estlund, Brown;
Just a reminder that abstracts for the upcoming New Orleans Workshop in Agency and Responsibility (NOWAR 5) are due no later than NOON, March 15, » …Read more
Excited to be able to introduce our next fantastic featured philosopher. Take it away Ellie Mason!
Thanks so much for inviting me to do this! » …Read more
Undoubtedly, philosophers do make moral judgments about particular cases. For example, they make judgments about actual historical cases – as G.E.M. Anscombe famously judged that it was wrong of President Truman to order the dropping of two atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945. » …Read more
I’m very pleased to be able to introduce our next featured philosopher: Heidi Maibom. Take it away Heidi!
Years ago, Walter Sinnott-Armstrong invited me to participate in a symposium on psychopaths and responsibility. » …Read more
An excellent new resource, both for students and teachers! 1000-Word Philosophy introduces people to the key ideas of a topic in, well, 1000 words or less. » …Read more