What the late Stanley Cavell’s memoir tells us about his philosophy.
Enzo RossiInformative piece. Also, Stanley Cavell's Berkeley tenure file consisted of two articles and his PhD dissertation. The one I'm reading now--from a comparable school--could be an application for full prof. We're no good at collective action, inter alia.
Impotent moralistic scolding is a favorite pasttime of philosophers, but when it comes to something like climate change, it's particularly absurd, as philosopher Steven Hales (Bloomsburg) argues: We like to believe that when it comes to the great...
Mathematician comes out against mandatory diversity statements, while others say they continue to be valuable -- with some caveats.
Enzo RossiMuch as I loathe identity politics, I'm not sure about this. Diversity statements for job applicants can help uncovering real and hidden types of diversity--e.g. a working class background, which is probably rarer in academia than most visible diversities.
Centrists have been left perplexed by Brexit and the rise of the right, and have decried the erosion of liberal values. But rather than kneejerk defensiveness, it’s time to embrace a radical ‘reset’ of politics
Enzo RossiI would push @katforrester’s interesting argument even further: liberal neutrality was always a pro status quo ideological sham, and liberals have had to admit as much only now that they’re losing power.
Steun KOZP en doneer voor het KOZP Solidariteitsfonds 2019 - 2020!
Enzo RossiPlease donate what you can to the anti-Zwarte Piet/blackface activists whose peaceful gathering was brutally attacked last week The building was trashed, cars smashed, and it's an obviously good cause regardless.
Enzo Rossi@jasonintrator Yes! Political realism ftw! Pre-political moral intuitions are at high risk of ideological distortion, as radical realists argue. I outline the general view in this piece and have several ideology critique articles on various topics coming out soon
Enzo Rossi3rd wave feminism is a movement for the mere optimisation of capitalism: “Where current feminism focuses on ridding the workplace of sexual expression, Firestone dreamed of a world where we wouldn’t work at all and would have sex with whomever we pleased.”
It's rational for hiring schools to consider pedigree, as we've discussed on many prior occasions. In the PGR era, everyone knows that an Ivy League name is compatible with being a top 30 or a top 5 department, and students...