Happiness
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by Bob
2M ago
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On a Project of Seven Years, and the Nature of Time
Episyllogism
by Tucker Lieberman
4M ago
A novel about prediction, ethics, choice, and reversibility. How we know what we know — and more pointedly, how people use knowledge to control others, and whether real knowledge is an unlearning or unknowing ..read more
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Assignment!
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by Jean
6M ago
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Review
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by Jean
6M ago
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Grow a soul
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by Bob
7M ago
Grow a Soul “One of the attractions of the UU approach to religion and life is caught in the assertion that divinity and spirit are to be found not through blind faith but through finding and sending down roots to the deepest part of one’s unique self. As is true in botany, those roots spread ..read more
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Book review:
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by Bob
7M ago
Full Title: Speech Matters: On Lying, Morality, and the LawAuthor / Editor: Seana Valentine ShiffrinPublisher: Princeton University Press, 2015 Buy on Amazon Read the review! Review © Metapsychology Vol. 21, No. 19Reviewer: Bob Lane Long before I studied philosophy my father taught me a profound lesson about speech. He was a proponent of the old ..read more
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On women!
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by Bob
7M ago
2022.06.07 View this Review Online   Manon Garcia, We Are Not Born Submissive: How Patriarchy Shapes Women’s Lives, Princeton University Press, 2021, 234pp., $22.95 (pbk), ISBN 9780691223209. Reviewed by Ellie Anderson, Pomona College Five years after the climax of #metoo, a surprising development is afoot: women’s submission is trending. The tradwife movement in Britain and ..read more
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Even with limited options, nevertheless, we can change
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by Tucker Lieberman
7M ago
"People aren't just a collection of feeling and opinions and habits, but rather the sum total of all the choices they take...It's not so much that the situation deteriorates — it's more like doors are slamming shut, and the protagonists have fewer and fewer courses of action open to them." — Charlie Jane Anders ..read more
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Objective discovery, subjective interpretation?
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by Tucker Lieberman
7M ago
Shermer and Grobman say: History is both outside and inside our minds; the past has a causal structure, which we discover objectively and describe subjectively; our knowledge is bounded by the data available to us; we should examine our biases; our interpretations are provisional ..read more
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If we don’t know what we’re promising, is the contract valid?
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by Tucker Lieberman
7M ago
You probably don't read website pop-ups. I don't. When we don't act consciously, we aren't using our free will, and then it's hard to describe ourselves as "agreeing" or "promising." In this situation, what is a contract? Is it only an assertion of power ..read more
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