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In Defense of Prejudice, Sort of

Summer/Fall 2014Ari N. Schulman on Enlightenment overreach and today’s new rationalists

The Neuroscience of Despair

Summer/Fall 2014Michael W. Begun on the trouble with seeing depression solely as a brain malfunction

Confronting the Technological Society

Summer/Fall 2014Samuel Matlack revisits Jacques Ellul’s classic analysis of technique

Elephants, Horses, Dogs, and Us; The Question Concerning Heidegger

Summer/Fall 2014

Understanding Heidegger on Technology

Winter 2014Mark Blitz on what we can learn from the controversial German philosopher

Evolution and Ethics, Revisited

Spring 2014Gertrude Himmelfarb considers T. H. Huxley’s rebuttal of an early form of scientism

The Optimistic Science of Leibniz

Spring 2014Marc E. Bobro on the Enlightenment thinker’s encyclopedic project of physics and faith

My Brain and I

Spring 2014Roger Scruton offers an alternative to the grand ambition of the neurophilosophers

Criminal Elements

Winter/Spring 2013James Bowman on Breaking Bad and breaking with the Enlightenment

Moderately Socially Conservative Darwinians

Winter/Spring 2013Peter Augustine Lawler on the surprisingly traditional values of evolutionary psychologists

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