Philosophy

Tue, Apr 22, 2014, 8:06pm

The comparative literature and society major is writing his thesis on perception and moral autonomy in Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s Second Discourse and Immanuel Kant’s Conjectural Beginning of Human History.

Fri, Apr 18, 2014, 5:36am

In which Karl and Alma have an existential chat about the "oceanic feeling."

Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:28am

Jake Goldwasser on the degeneration and redemption of the Academy.

Wed, Apr 9, 2014, 5:03am

If the University were to add a course devoted to questions of identity, gender, and bias, the College would not only engage an untapped branch of historical and philosophical thinking, but in doing so, Columbia College would also challenge its own history.

Wed, Apr 9, 2014, 12:49am

By studying women in the literary roles they occupy, regardless of prominence, we can develop insight into how these women think.

Tue, Apr 8, 2014, 9:11pm

If the Core Curriculum aims to truly capture the influential thought-leaders of a given time, then excluding most women is only honest. Why not spotlight women in their own course instead?

Sun, Mar 2, 2014, 11:11pm

In today's TV, we can pretend to be consumers of the thought-provoking.

Fri, Feb 21, 2014, 4:44am

In which Karl worries about ends of all kinds.

Thu, Feb 13, 2014, 7:40pm

Are our moral obligations to animals a laughing matter?

Fri, Jan 24, 2014, 12:07am

We associate ignorance with failure, but we need to acknowledge what we don't know in order to make the quest for knowledge more fruitful.

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