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Art and the era of 'existential claims'
Can today's artists intervene for the sake of global salvation?
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 09:07 GMT
Education or capital in the 21st century?
Are educational institutions the last ideological bastions resisting global capitalism?
Last updated: 31 May 2014 16:32 GMT
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
Danto and the end of art
Arthur Danto leaves behind a legacy that has dramatically changed the art world.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2013 11:02 GMT
It's the faculty, stupid!
The goal for institutes of higher learning should be to educate students to become autonomous and thoughtful citizens.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 14:17 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
A post-colonial comedy of errors
Post-colonial theorists agree that "there is no strict division between the coloniser and the colonised".
Last updated: 13 Apr 2013 10:08 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
Yes, we can: Non-European thinkers and philosophers
Walter Mignolo weighs in on the debate on the relative strength's of Eurocentric and non-Eurocentric philosophy.
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Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 11:34 GMT
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