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Cassirer and Rousseau: The Problem of a Universal Principle of Justice, by Guido Kreis

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Guido Kreis is Associate Professor of Philosophy at Aarhus University. He is the author of Negative Dialektik des Unendlichen: Kant, Hegel, Cantor (Suhrkamp, 2015), and Cassirer und die Formen des Geistes (Suhrkamp, 2010). His recent articles include “Die Dialektik in der Dialektik der Aufklärung: Die Spur Hegels,” in […]

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Vico’s History of Philosophy, by Donald Phillip Verene

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Donald Phillip Verene is Charles Howard Candler Professor of Metaphysics and Moral Philosophy and the Director for Vico Studies at Emory University. He has published a long list of books, the most recent of which include James Joyce and the Philosophers at Finnegans Wake (Northwestern University Press, 2016), […]

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On Active Solitude: Caring for the Self in Hannah Arendt’s Moral Philosophy, by Ned Curthoys

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Ned Curthoys is Senior Lecturer of English and Cultural Studies at the University of Western Australia. He is the author of the monograph The Legacy of Liberal Judaism: Ernst Cassirer and Hannah Arendt’s Hidden Conversation (Berghahn, 2013). His recently published articles include “Evaluating Risk in Perpetrator Narratives: Resituating […]

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A Problem with Conceptually Relating Race and Class, Regarding the Question of Choice, by Emily S. Lee

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Emily S. Lee is Associate Professor of Philosophy at California State University, Fullerton. She is the editor of the collection Living Alterities: Phenomenology, Embodiment, and Race (SUNY Press, 2014). Her other published work includes “Postcolonial Ambivalence and Phenomenological Ambiguity: Towards Recognizing Asian American Women’s Agency,” Critical Philosophy of […]

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Hilary Putnam: The Pragmatist Enlightenment, by Richard Bernstein

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Richard J. Bernstein is Vera List Professor of Philosophy at The New School for Social Research. He is the author, most recently, of Ironic Life (Polity, 2016), Violence: Thinking without Banisters (Wiley, 2013), and The Pragmatic Turn (Polity, 2010). Among his numerous other publications are Radical Evil (Polity, […]

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Putnam and Propaganda, by Alice Crary

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Alice Crary is Professor of Philosophy at The New School for Social Research. She is the author of Inside Ethics: The Demands of Moral Thought (Harvard University Press, 2016), and Beyond Moral Judgment (Harvard University Press, 2007). She is the editor of Wittgenstein and the Moral Life: Essays […]

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The Complementarity of Means and Ends: Putnam, Pragmatism, and the Critique of Economic Rationality, by Brendan Hogan and Lawrence Marcelle

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Brendan Hogan is Clinical Associate Professor in the Global Liberal Studies Program at New York University. His publications include “Imagination, Imaginaries, and Emancipation,” Pragmatism Today (2015), “Criticism and Pragmatic Philosophy of Social Science,” in Figuras de la Dominación, ed. José Manuel Bermudo (Horsoi Editorial, 2014), and “Agency, Political […]

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Putnam’s Happy Ending? Pragmatism and the Realism Debates, by Philip Kitcher

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Philip Kitcher is John Dewey Professor of Philosophy at Columbia University. His most recent book (with Evelyn Fox Keller) is The Seasons Alter: How to Save our Planet in Six Acts (W.W. Norton, 2017). Among his other recent works are Life After Faith: The Case for Secular Humanism […]

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Pragmatism, Analysis, and Inspiration: Continuing Education with Hilary Putnam, by Naoko Saito

Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Naoko Saito is Associate Professor of Education at the Graduate School of Education at Kyoto University. She is the author of The Gleam of Light: Moral Perfectionism and Education in Dewey and Emerson (Fordham University Press, 2005). She has edited several essay collections, including most recently (with Paul […]

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Review-Hilary Putnam’s Naturalism, Realism, and Normativity

Brendan Hogan and Lawrence Marcelle review Hilary Putnam’s Naturalism, Realism, and Normativity, published by Harvard University Press (2016). Article available through Philosophy Documentation Center, here. Brendan Hogan is Clinical Associate Professor in the Global Liberal Studies Program at New York University. His publications include “Imagination, Imaginaries, and Emancipation,” Pragmatism Today (2015), “Criticism and Pragmatic Philosophy […]

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