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


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




Free Will

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








  • 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.


An updated SEP on “The Problem of Evil.”




About shaunmiller

I am a Ph. D student at Marquette University. The primary purpose of this blog is to get my ideas out there, and then have other people scrutinize, critique, build upon, and systematize beliefs. This blog will sometimes pertain to what I'm learning in my classes, but it will occasionally deal with non-classroom issues that I'm thinking about as well.
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1 Response to Let’s See What’s in the News Today (March 8, 2015)

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