Let’s See What’s in the News Today (March 8, 2015)

Consciousness

  • Galen Strawson has a great article about the history of the philosophy of consciousness.

Education

Ethics

Family

Free Will

  • A great comic analyzing the linguistics between compatibilism and determinism.

Health

Humor

Logic

Mind

Philosophy

Race

Relationships

  • An interesting article about how divorces don’t mean the end of a relationship, how marriages don’t end by one person’s death, and new forms of what relationships can be.  From the article itself: “So on your checklist of what you seek in a future spouse, alongside a sense of humour and desire for kids, include this: someone from whom you can envision being amicably divorced.”
  • Interesting article from Dr. Helen Fisher: “Casual Sex may be Improving America’s Marriages.”  She used to be against anti-casual sex, but the article is looking at how casual sex may actually to contribute to lasting marriages.

Religion

An updated SEP on “The Problem of Evil.”

Science

Sexuality

Stoicism

About shaunmiller

I am an assistant professor (LTR) at Dalhousie University. My ideas are not associated with my employer; they are expressions of my own thoughts and ideas. Some of them are just musings while others could be serious discussions that could turn into a bigger project. Besides philosophy, I enjoy martial arts (Kuk Sool Won), playing my violin, enjoying coffee around town, and experimenting with new food.
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1 Response to Let’s See What’s in the News Today (March 8, 2015)

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