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Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Episode #51 - Moen on the Unabomber's Ethics
In this episode I talk to Ole Martin Moen. Ole Martin is a Research Fellow in Philosophy at the University of Oslo. He works on how to thi...
Monday, January 7, 2019
The Politics of Sexual Exclusion: Notes on Srinivasan's 'Does Anyone Have a Right to Sex?'
[ These are expanded reading notes. They are part of my effort to learn more about the ethics of sexual exclusion.] Does anyone have ...
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
The Wisdom of Regret and the Fallacy of Regret Minimisation
The Stages of Life by Caspar David Friedrich I regret many things. I regret throwing a tantrum on my tenth birthday when I didn’t ...
Monday, December 31, 2018
Academic Publications 2018
It's time to do the usual end of year review of my academic publications. I've noticed quite a number of my colleagues complai...
Sunday, December 30, 2018
The Top Twelve Blog Posts of 2018
This year has been a relatively quiet one on the blogging front. Life has gotten in the way. Still, I did manage to post some decent p...
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Measuring What Matters: On the Tyranny of Academic Metrics
As an academic, I’m acutely aware of my numbers. They are the measure of my worth. As of December 2018, I have published 34 peer-rev...
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