Out on the New Years weekend. (Permanent Musical Accompaniment To The Last Post Of The Week From The Blog's Favourite Living Canadian) Let us dispel with the notion that Plato wasn't a smart old dude.
But we’re better off believing in it anyway. For centuries, philosophers and theologians have almost unanimously held that civilization as we know it depends on a widespread belief in free will—and that
Novelists, poets and artists can help us to piece together the mystery of human consciousness, says Mark Haddon My son’s nine-year-old friend Yahya said it most succinctly. Why is life in the first person?
Pixar’s latest animation is a remarkably intelligent treatment of one of the most complicated and confusing issues in philosophy: the self When you go to see a Pixar film you know you’re going to see clever,