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Philosophy Thursday: David Albert

Thursday, October 13th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:   David Albert on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  David Z. Albert on the Columbia University Website.

Click Here to Read and View:  David Albert on the Big Think Website. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Roger Penrose

Thursday, September 29th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Roger Penrose on Wikipedia.

Click Here to View:  Sir Roger Penrose — The quantum nature of consciousness on YouTube.

Click Here to Read: Discovery of Quantum Vibrations in “Microtubules” Inside Brain Neurons Corroborates Controversial 20-Year-Old Theory of Consciousness on the Elsevier website on January 16, 2014. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Helen Longino

Thursday, September 15th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Helen Longino on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Can There Be A Feminist Science? by Helen E. Longino on the www.studiagender.umk.pl website.

Click Here to View:  Multicultural Philosophy Panel 1: Analytic Philosophy – Helen Longino on Vimeo.

Click Here to View: Helen Longino: Perspectives and Pluralities on YouTube. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Mikhail Bakunin

Thursday, September 8th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Mikhail Bakunin on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The Revolutionary Ideas of Bakunin on the Anarchist Writer’s website.

Click Here to Read: Mikhail Bakunin Quotes on the Wikiquote websiute.

Click Here to Read: Bakunin’s Writings: Mikhail Bakuin Reference Archive on the Marxist.org website. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Adam Smith

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Adam Smith on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Adam Smith’s Moral and Political Philosophy on the Stanfor Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website on February 15, 2013.

Click Here to Read: Market Man: What did Adam Smith really believe? By Adam Gopnik in The New Yorker in the October 18, 2010 Issue. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Slavoj Žižek

Thursday, August 25th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Slavoj  Žižek on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Slavoj Zizek: In the Wake of Paris Attacks the Left Must Embrace Its Radical Western Roots: Zizek responds to his critics on the refugee crisis BY Slacoj ŽiŽek on the In These Times website on November 16, 2015.

Click Here to Read:   Slavoj Zizek: I am not the world’s hippest philosopher! The coolest and most influential leftist in Europe tells Salon he battles depression — and those who worship him By Katie Engelhart on the Salon website on December 29, 2012. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Frans de Waal

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Frans de Waal on Wikipedia.

Click Here to View: Frans de Waal Primatologist Ted Talk on Moral behavior in animals on April 2012 on the Ted website.

Click Here to Read: Frans de Waal by Kate Murphy in The New York Times on July 30, 2016.

Click Here to Listen To: Primatologist Frans de Waal weighs in on Harambe By Micah Loewinger on the Radio Lab website on June 08, 2016. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Philip Kitcher

Thursday, August 11th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Philip Kitcher on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Philip Kitcher on the Department of Philosophy of the Columbia University of the City of New York Website.

Click Here to Read: The Ethical Project by Philip Kitcher on the Harvard University Press Website.

Click Here to Read: Things Fall Apart By Philip Kitcher in The New York Times on September 8, 2013. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Jim Holt

Thursday, August 4th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Jim Holt on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Philosopher Jim Holt on Nothingness, the God Wars, and His New Book: “I’m a Little Unhinged” by Lauren Christensen In Vanity Fair on July 16, 2013.

Click Here to View:  Why is there something rather than nothing? In his book “Why Does the World Exist?” Jim Holt dares to ask on The TED talk website in September 2014. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: I. Bernard Cohen

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: I. Bernard Cohen on Wikiquotes.

Click Here to Read: I. Bernard Cohen on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: I. Bernard Cohen, 89, Dies; Pioneer in History of Science By Wolfgang  Saxon The New York Times on June 28, 2003.

Click Here to Read: Stories by I. Bernard Cohen in the Scientific American.

Click Here to Read: Revolution in Science: I. Bernard Cohen, reply by Ian Hacking in The New York Review on Books in the October 9, 1986 Issue. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Sally Haslanger

Thursday, July 21st, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Sally Haslanger on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Ontology and and Social Construction by Sally Haslanger on Philosophical Topics Volume 23:2 Fall 1975.

Click Here to Read: Gender and Race: (What) Are They? (What) Do We Want Them to Be? by Sally Haslanger om Nous 34:1(2000) 31-55.

Click Here to Read: What is “natural” and what is “social”? Q&A with MIT Philosopher Sally Haslanger on the MIT News website. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Louise Antony

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016

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Click  Here to Read:  Louise Antony on Wikipedia.

Click  Here to Read: A Comparison Between Arguments Made By Louise M. Antony and Paul Kurtz
by Akhilesh Sivakuma on the Philisopy 1100 Blog on September 20, 2014.

Click  Here to Read:  Arguments Against God: An Interview with Louise Antony By Gary Gutting in The New York Times on February 2, 2014. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Rae Helen Langton

Thursday, July 7th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Rae Helen Langton on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read:  Speech Acts and Unspeakable Acts by Rae Langton in Philosophy and Public Affairs on the MIT website.

Click here to Read:  List of Publications by Rae Helen Langton with Links on the MIT website. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Ernst Mach

Thursday, June 30th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Ernst Mach on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Ernst Mach on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: Ernst Mach – Physics On the On Truth & Reality: The Wave Structure of Matter (WSM) in Space website.

Click Here to Read: Ernst Waldfried Josef Wenzel Mach on the Whonamedit website. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Francis Fukuyama

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Francis Fukuyama on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: The End of History? by Francis Fukuyama on the Wes Jones website.

Click Here to Read: Articles by Francis Fukuyama on Democracy, Development and the Rule of Law on the American Interest website.

Click Here to Read: Global Warning: Francis Fukuyama’s ‘Political Order and Political Decay’  By Sheri Berman in The New York Times on September 11, 2014. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Edward O. Wilson

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: E.O. Wilson on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Edward O. Wilson: Science, Not Philosophy, Will Explain the Meaning of Existence by Big Think Editors on the Big Think Website.

Click Here to Read: Edward O. Wilson on The Information Philosopher website. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Moses Mendelsohnn

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Moses Mendelsohnn on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Moses Mendelsohnn on the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.

Click Here to Read: Whatever Happened to Moses Mendelssohn? By Allan Nadler on The Jewish Ideas Daily website December 6, 2010.

Click Here to Read: Moses Mendelssohn, “On Enlightening the Mind” ib the Persistent Enlightenment website on March 18, 2014. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: William Whewell

Thursday, May 5th, 2016

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Click Here to Read: William Whewell on the Stanford Encycloopedia of Philosophy Website.

Click Here to Read: William Whewell on Wikipdia.

Click Here to Read: The Whewell-Mill Debate in a Nutshell by Malcolm R. Forster and Ann Wolfe the University of Wisconsin Philosophyn website on March 31, 1998.

Click Here to Read:  William Whewell on the Encyclopedia.com website . (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

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Click Here to Read:  Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph von Schelling on The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Von Schelling (1775-1854) on the Myths and Logos website.

Click Here to Read: Friedrich Schelling (1800): System of Transcendental Philosophy on the Marxists.org website. (more…)

Philosophy Thursday: Mary Hesse

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

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Click Here to Read: Mary Hesse on Wikipedia.

Click Here to Read: Mary B. Hesse Facts on the Your Dictionary website.

Click Here to Read: Science Quotes by Mary B. Hesse (5 quotes) on the Today in Science History website.

Click Here to Read: Analogy and Confirmation Theory by Mary Hesse on the Fitelson.org website. (more…)