We were mentioned briefly in this piece: … Wars, industrialization, and the nuclear bomb demanded obedience. So, philosophy followed science in specialization. It shut down its probing questions and cleansed its broad ethical mantle, becoming neutral to good and bad. It had nothing to do with society. That’s why modern “philosophers” lose no sleep over […]

In “Publishing in Philosophy,” Michael Huemer, professor of philosophy at the University of Colorado, provides an abundance of detailed and helpful advice about writing and publishing philosophical work. He also includes several criticisms of the refereeing system and some suggestions for fixing it. Along the way is an interesting discussion of philosophy’s uselessness to society.  He draws […]