Philosophia Ex Machina
"Be a philosopher, but amidst all your philosophy be still a man." - David Hume
Saturday, February 8, 2014
A Bibliography of Racism
Overview of survey and study findings lifted from The New Jim Crow . I have lifted the relevant empirical claims and followed the bibliogra...
Sunday, January 19, 2014
Maeda's Influence on Gracie Jiu-Jitsu
Trying to find reliable information about the origins of any martial art is a difficult task. Hist...
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
The Hidden Biases of Otherwise Good People
Excerpt from the book 12 Angry Men : "A recently developed test, the Implicit Association Test , offers one attempt to measure the ex...
Friday, September 13, 2013
The Problem of Heaven
I have previously written about the desirability of an immortal life from a more or less natur...
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
Is the Immortal Life Worth Living?
Previously I wrote about Aaron Smuts's paper Immortality and Significance to share certain ...
Monday, September 2, 2013
The Triviality of an Immortal Life.
In his great paper Immortality and Significance , Aaron Smuts shares the following excerpt from ...
Friday, August 16, 2013
Terence Cuneo's review of "God and Moral Obligation"
At the Notre Dame Philosophical Reviews . And he brings up my own biggest gripe with the Divin...
Tuesday, August 13, 2013
Lewis and the Paradoxes of Time Travel
"Stranger still, if there are local—but only local—causal reversals, then there may also be ...
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