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Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 12/10/2020 - 6:00pm in

The weekly report on new and revised entries in online philosophy resources and new reviews of philosophy books…

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New:  ∅

Revised:

  1. Decision Theory, by Katie Steele and H. Orri Stefánsson.
  2. Kant’s View of the Mind and Consciousness of Self, by Andrew Brook and Julian Wuerth.
  3. Abilities, by John Maier.
  4. Anthony Collins, by William Uzgalis.
  5. Philosophy of Liberation, by Eduardo Mendieta.
  6. Chinese Philosophy and Chinese Medicine, by Lisa Raphals.
  7. Science and Chinese Philosophy, by Lisa Raphals.
  8. Locke’s Political Philosophy, by Alex Tuckness.
  9. Henry More, by John Henry.
  10. Feminist Perspectives on Sex Markets, by Laurie Shrage.
  11. School of Names, by Chris Fraser.

IEP   ∅

NDPR  

Wireless Philosophy  ∅

1000-Word Philosophy

  1. Philosophy, by Thomas Metcalf.

Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media

  1. An Event, Perhaps: A Biography of Jacques Derrida by Peter Salmon, reviewed by Julian Baggini, at Prospect Magazine.
  2. W.E.B. Du Bois: The Lost and the Found by Elvira Basevuch, reviewed at 360 Magazine.
  3. Think Like a Feminist: The Philosophy Behind the Revolution by Carol Hay, reviewed by Jane Haile at the New York Journal of Books.
  4. Machiavelli: The Art of Teaching People What To Fear, by Patrick Boucheron, and Machiavelli: His Life and Times, by Alexander Lee, reviewed by Tim Parks at The New York Review of Books.
  5. Think Least of Death and Spinoza: A Life by Steven Nadler, reviewed by Jeffrey Collins at The Wall Street Journal (may be paywalled)

Compiled by Michael Glawson

BONUS: The danger of backwards induction.

 

 

 

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Book Review: Critical Affect: The Politics of Method by Ashley Barnwell

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 11/10/2020 - 7:55pm in

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This review originally appeared on LSE Review of Books. If you would like to contribute to the series, please contact the managing editor of LSE Review of Books, Dr Rosemary Deller, at lsereviewofbooks@lse.ac.uk In Critical Affect: The Politics of Method, Ashley Barnwell challenges the clear-cut separation of critical and affective approaches, examining how longstanding ideas of critique and criticism are … Continued

First They Took Rome: How the Populist Right Conquered Italy - book review

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 09/10/2020 - 5:47am in

David Broder’s account of how Italy was captured by the racist right shows the general danger of social-democratic parties collapsing into neoliberalism, argues Chris Bambery

Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 05/10/2020 - 10:29pm in

The weekly report on new and revised entries in online philosophy resources and new reviews of philosophy books…

SEP

New:  ∅

Revised:

  1. Petrus Ramus, by Erland Sellberg.
  2. Hegel’s Dialectics, by Julie E. Maybee.
  3. Peter Damian, by Toivo J. Holopainen.
  4. Michel Henry, by Frédéric Seyler.
  5. Jayarāśi, by Piotr Balcerowicz.
  6. Meaning Holism, by Henry Jackman.
  7. Wilhelm Dilthey, by Rudolf Makkreel.
  8. Speech Acts, by Mitchell Green.
  9. Theophrastus, by Katerina Ierodiakonou.
  10. Desert, by Fred Feldman and Brad Skow.
  11. Mohism, by Chris Fraser.

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NDPR

  1. Matthew A. Benton reviews Disagreement, Deference, and Religious Commitment (Oxford), by John Pittard.
  2. Kimberly Kessler Ferzan reviews Self-Defense, Necessity, and Punishment: A Philosophical Analysis (Routledge), by Uwe Steinhoff.
  3. Samuel Freeman reviews In the Shadow of Justice: Postwar Liberalism and the Remaking of Political Philosophy (Princeton), by Katrina Forrester.

Wireless Philosophy

1000-Word Philosophy

  1. Is Death Bad? Epicurus and Lucretius on the Fear of Death, by Frederik Kaufman.

Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media

  1. The Knowledge Machine: How Irrationality Created Modern Science by Michael Strevens, reviewed by Joshua Rothman in The New Yorker.
  2. Entitled by Kate Manne, reviewed by by Nesrine Malik in The Guardian, Sophie McBain in The New Statesman, and Oliver Traldi in ARC Digital (Manne replies to the latter here.)
  3. The Murder of Professor Schlick: The Rise and Fall of the Vienna Circle by David Edmonds, reviewed by Thomas Filbin at The Arts Fuse.
  4. A Field Guide to a Happy Life by Massimo Pigliucci, reviewed by Michael L. Ramsey at The Roanoke Times.

Compiled by Michael Glawson

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Book Review: Data Feminism by Catherine D’Ignazio and Lauren F. Klein

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 04/10/2020 - 7:00pm in

  This review originally appeared on LSE Review of Books. If you would like to contribute to the series, please contact the managing editor of LSE Review of Books, Dr Rosemary Deller, at lsereviewofbooks@lse.ac.uk   In Data Feminism, Catherine D’Ignazio and Lauren F. Klein use an intersectional feminist lens to examine unequal power structures in the realm of data, and … Continued

Shakespeare in a Divided America - book review

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 01/10/2020 - 11:27pm in

Shapiro’s writing on Shakespeare remains fascinating and insightful, but Julius Caesar in the age of Trump reveals the weaknesses of a liberal perspective, argues Dominic Alexander

Online Philosophy Resources Weekly Update

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 28/09/2020 - 5:00pm in

This edition of the Update covers the past two weeks of new and revised entries in online philosophy resources and new reviews of philosophy books.

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New:  ∅

Revised:

  1. Relativism, by Maria Baghramian and J. Adam Carter.
  2. Speech Acts, by Mitchell Green.
  3. Theophrastus, by Katerina Ierodiakonou.
  4. Desert, by Fred Feldman and Brad Skow.
  5. Mohism, by Chris Fraser.

IEP  

  1. Tyler Burge, by Brad Majors.
  2. The Ethics and Epistemology of Trust, by J. Adam Carter and Mona Simion

NDPR

  1. Shmuel Lederman reviews Arendt on the Political by David Arndt.
  2. Anna Stilz reviews Justice, Migration, and Mercy by Michael Blake.

Wireless Philosophy

1000-Word Philosophy

  1. John Stuart Mill on The Good Life: Higher Quality Pleasures, by Dale E. Miller.

Recent Philosophy Book Reviews in Non-Academic Media

  1. The Socrates Express: In Search of Life Lessons from Dead Philosophers by Eric Weiner, reviewed by Lucinda Robb at The Washington Post.
  2. Personal Writings by Albert Camus, reviewed by Robert Zaretsky at Los Angeles Review of Books.

Compiled by Michael Glawson.

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Book Review: Network Origins of the Global Economy: East vs. West in a Complex Systems Perspective by Hilton L. Root

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 27/09/2020 - 6:59pm in

In Network Origins of the Global Economy: East vs. West in a Complex Systems Perspective, Hilton L. Root argues for the need to consider economies and social orders as open, complex networks, focusing particularly on the transitions that have shaped Europe and China historically with implications for the present day. This original volume will not only serve as … Continued

Radical Scotland and The Fight for Scottish Democracy - book review

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Fri, 25/09/2020 - 4:08am in

Two new histories of working-class radicalism in Scotland from the French Revolution to the crisis of 1820 show the relevance of these events to today, finds Chris Bambery

Book Review: Decolonizing Ethnography: Undocumented Immigrants and New Directions in Social Science by Carolina Alonso Bejarano, Lucía López Juárez, Mirian A. Mijangos García and Daniel M. Goldstein

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sun, 20/09/2020 - 6:59pm in

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In Decolonizing Ethnography: Undocumented Immigrants and New Directions in Social Science, Carolina Alonso Bejarano, Lucía López Juárez, Mirian A. Mijangos García and Daniel M. Goldstein present collaborative research on the rights of undocumented migrants in New Jersey, USA, utilising an alternative approach to ethnography that seeks to position it as a powerful tool of self-empowerment, public advocacy and personal transformation. By reworking notions of … Continued

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