Daniel Pauwia

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The Self at the Bottom of the Toilet Bowl

On the literature of shit<p>People were talking about Don DeLillo’s <i>Underworld</i>, and I wanted to contribute. My feeling is, if you’ve read a giant novel, …

Book Review: Ads Of The Future

We are all in a transitory, or, perhaps, even a purgat- orial period in time — a time of tectonic shifts between two eras. We are transforming from a …

14 surprising psychological reasons someone might fall in love with you

But certain factors make it more likely that someone will be smitten with you.<p>We dug into years of psychological research to find those particular traits and behaviors. And in the process, we busted some myths and learned that certain clichés actually turn out to be true.

Psychology

Catholic Morality: A Primer

Catholic Morality: Life in Christ<p>Catholic morality is about <b>life</b>: “I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly.” (John 10:10)<p>Faith & …

Gorsuch’s so-called weakness is really his greatest strength

It is the gist of much Neil Gorsuch coverage that he is a brilliant jurist with one large weakness: being firmly anti-choice. Exhibit A is his book, “The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia,” in which he scandalously defends the “idea that all human beings are intrinsically valuable.”<p>“The …

Philosopher of the month: Friedrich Nietzsche

This February, the OUP Philosophy team honors Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche (1844-1900) as their Philosopher of the Month. The son of a Lutheran …

Friedrich Nietzsche

Without morals, we are nothing

If, as a nation, we could create employment and wealth by legalising murder, would we do it?<p>If we could build a whole new industry where hitmen and …

Internalism and Descartes’ Demon and Stuff

Interview by Richard Marshall.Katalin Farkas’s main area of research is the philosophy of mind. She defends an uncompromising internalism about the …

The Raven Paradox

If you're trying to prove that all ravens are black, a black raven can obviously help your cause. The thing is, so can a green apple. Why?<p>In all your …

Birds

Maunakea as a contemporary place of contrasting world views

<b>Students are analyzing past and present cosmologies, discussing relationships between astrophysical and non-astrophysical perspectives, and placing</b> …

Mauna Kea

Immanuel Kant and the Philosophy of Freedom

We must not trade off the legitimate rights and interests of any human being for anything else.<p>If you want to understand the moral basis of a free …

German Philosophy