Ontology

19 Jun 19
JAC.

By Allison Yoo, Barnard College Originally published in the 2019 print edition. Lee Ufan was a Korean-born artist, working primarily in Japan beginning in 1956.1 Throughout his career, Lee participated in multiple art movements, though he is most well known for his leading role in “Mono-ha,” or the “School of Things.” Founded in 1968 in […]

19 Jun 19
From the Study

If you’ve had much engagement with Jehovah’s Witnesses (JW), you’ve likely been confronted with the Watchtower interpretation of Colossians 1:15: “He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn of all creation.” The JW translation of the Bible (The New World Translation, NWT) reads the same as any standard English version of Scripture at […]

19 Jun 19
Views from the Edge

The look on G.K. Chesterton‘s face could be ours. But who would think to give Chesterton’s answer to the question raised by a London newspaper, “What’s wrong with the world”? Chesterton wrote back two words: “I am“. Dear Sir: Regarding your article “What’s wrong with the world.” I am. Sincerely Yours, G.K. Chesterton The Society […]

19 Jun 19
Feminist History of Philosophy

Defining the Future, Rethinking the Past. The XVIII conference, July 19-22, 2020 of the International Association of Women Philosophers (IAPh) at Paderborn University, Philosophy Department and the Center for the History of Women Philosophers announces Call for Papers For more than 40 years, the International Association of Women Philosophers (IAPh) has been a decisive organisation in encouraging and promoting […]

19 Jun 19
ARTS1A

1.  The nature of the work of art Activity 1. Read Amie Thomasson’s  “The Ontology of Art”   Discussion Questions: 1. What sort of entities are works of art? Give examples.   2. How are ontological questions different from questions on definition? 3. Why does Thomasson find it is extremely difficult to determine the ontological […]

19 Jun 19
Site Title

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19 Jun 19
The Political Theology of Bruno Latour

I’m mid-way through a series of posts exploring the themes of space and time in the work of Bruno Latour (see here for the previous post). Soon, I’d like to make the case for the relevance of a religious thematic. But before getting on to that let’s continue to lay the groundwork for Latour’s understanding […]

19 Jun 19
Tro som kanske även är framtida tro

The highest value in moral life is to struggle, first for knowledge and then for life. There is no value of only surviving and strive for feelings of pleasure, which is always a lower affection in non-pathological humans neurological constitution, which was always also the case in pre-Capitalist society, for example Japaneese warlords doing honour […]

19 Jun 19
ARTS1A

1. The nature of the work of art Activity 1. Read Amie Thomasson’s “The Ontology of Art” Discussion Questions: 1. What sort of entities are works of art? Give examples. 2. How are ontological questions different from questions on definition? 3. Why does Thomasson find it is extremely difficult to determine the ontological status of […]

31 Jan 19
L.H.Iwaya

Thesis finished! Available here. 😀 Mobile health (mHealth) systems empower Community Health Workers (CHWs) around the world, by supporting the provisioning of Community-Based Primary Health Care (CBPHC). In particular, Mobile Health Data Collection Systems (MDCSs) are used by CHWs to collect health-related data about the families that they treat, replacing paper-based approaches. Although MDCSs improve […]

31 Jan 19
L.H.Iwaya

Thesis finished! Available here. 😀 Mobile health (mHealth) systems empower Community Health Workers (CHWs) around the world, by supporting the provisioning of Community-Based Primary Health Care (CBPHC). In particular, Mobile Health Data Collection Systems (MDCSs) are used by CHWs to collect health-related data about the families that they treat, replacing paper-based approaches. Although MDCSs improve […]

19 Jun 19
Silly Ol You

If you’ve ever delved into the depths of online trans discourse, you’d be surprised to see the types of people that anti-trans devotees will cite. It ranges anywhere from blatant misogynists to ardently pro-trans people, but the actual positions of the author needn’t matter: only the arguments they are making. I suspect this is because […]

18 Jun 19
The Chestnut Post

CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., June 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — MYOS RENS Technology Inc. (“MYOS” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: MYOS), an advanced nutrition company and the owner of Fortetropin®, a proprietary bioactive composition derived from fertilized egg yolk that helps build lean muscle, announced today positive top-line results from a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study that was conducted at the University of California, […]

18 Jun 19
Ted Howard NZ's Blog

Where does A Priori knowledge come from It seems to be an illusion given from a tendency to over simplify the processes of evolutionary epistemology and evolutionary ontology; and is in part amplified by the necessity imposed by reality for evolution to select heuristic approximations to computational systems that deliver rapid answers to complex systems […]