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Ten years without Derrida
In his lifetime Jacques Derrida faced criticism of conservatives resisting change in philosophical thought.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2014 08:29 GMT
Which philosophy is dead?
Analytic philosophy may be limited, shortsighted, and seeking to enslave the discipline to the hard sciences.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 19:47 GMT
The logic of democracy
Democracy never arrives at a resting place - it is always under revision, refinement and revaluation, write authors.
Last updated: 15 May 2013 13:38 GMT
The future of religion in a post-secular world
World religions are still treated as a divisive force rather than as a resource for ensuring greater harmony.
Anindita N. Balslev
Last updated: 30 Mar 2013 13:22 GMT
Who will renowned Italian philosopher Vattimo vote for?
Famed Italian philosopher Gianni Vattimo takes issue with both Mario Monti and Silvio Berlusconi.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2013 16:31 GMT
'Chavez is still a model for Obama': Interview with Santiago Zabala
Silvia Mazzini talks to philosopher Santiago Zabala about 'hermeneutic communism' and Chavez as a model for Obama.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 12:52 GMT
The gun debate needs more politics, less ethics
After of the Aurora massacre, some liberal commentators wrongly blamed US culture for gun violence.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2012 09:31 GMT
Five years without Rorty
Dismissed by analytic philosophers as a 'subversive', Richard Rorty was actually a model philosopher.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2012 12:36 GMT
Nietzsche on WikiLeaks
The WikiLeaks revelations have not rendered us more free; rather, they show how framed we are and continue to be.
Last updated: 25 May 2012 20:51 GMT
Ten years without Gadamer
Santiago Zabala pays tribute to philosopher Gadamer - remembered for his contributions in the area of hermeneutics.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2012 17:00 GMT
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Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
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JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
'Nazis rape Brazil': The World Cup according to Twitter
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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