Special Issue – Public Reason 3 (2): Public Services on the Market

Special Issue – Public Reason 3 (2): Public Services on the Market We are pleased to announce you that a special issue of Public Reason,  entitled ‘Public Services on the Market’ and edited by Rutger Claassen, is now available online at  http://www.publicreason.ro/cuprins/7 All articles are available for download as .pdf, .mobi, and .epub. ARTICLES Public Services on the Market: Issues and Arguments Rutger Claassen (Leiden University) Three Normative Models of the Welfare State Joseph Heath (University of Toronto) The State and the Market – A Parable: On the State’s Commodifying Effects Tsilly Dagan (Bar Ilan University) Talia Fisher (Tel Aviv University) Political Philosophy and Public Service Broadcasting Russell Keat (School of Social and Political Science, University of Edinburgh) Quasi-Market versus Mai multe detalii …

Revista Romana de Filosofie Analitica, vol V, nr 2, iulie-decembrie 2011

A aparut nr 2, vol V, iulie-decembrie 2011 al Revistei Romane de Filosofie Analitica. Revista poate fi citita online la adresa: http://www.srfa.ro/rrfa/revista.php Din cuprins: JASPER DOOMEN – Conceptualizing meaning RADU DUDAU – Algorithmic rivals: do they pose a threat to scientific realism? PETER GÅRDENFORS – Inductive reasoning: from Carnap to cognitive science VLAD ANDREICA – The ontological argument and the problem of existence in analytic philosophy VLAD ANDREICA – Argumentul ontologic si problema existentei in filosofia analitica WALTHER PRAGER – Aristotel: non-contradictie si unitate in Metafizica INTERVIU – Jaakko HINTIKKA: “Ma tem ca, in domeniile centrale ale filosofiei, s-a ajuns la stagnare, la paralizie.”

New issue: Public Reason 3 (1) – open access peer-reviewed journal

New issue: Public Reason 3 (1) – open access peer-reviewed journal We are pleased to announce that Public Reason 3 (1) is now available online at http://www.publicreason.ro/cuprins/6 ARTICLES – The Mutual Dependence of Institutions and Citizens’ Dispositions in Liberal Democracies Jeremy Neil (Houston Baptist University) – Legalizing Selective Conscientious Objection George Clifford – The Extension and Limits of the Duty to Rescue Per Bauhn (Linnaeus University) – Moral Judgments, Emotions, and some Expectations from Moral Motivation Mar Cabezas (University of Salamanca) – Ontology and the Paradox of Future Generations Dennis Earl (Coastal Carolina University) – Darwall Versus Raz on Practical Authority Mark McBride (National University of Singapore) – David Friedman’s Model of Privatized Justice Ionut Sterpan (University of Bucharest) – Mai multe detalii …

Dana Jalobeanu, ed. Casa lui Solomon sau fascinaţia utopiei. Ştiinţă, religie şi politică în Anglia secolului al XVII-lea

Dana Jalobeanu, ed. Casa lui Solomon sau fascinaţia utopiei. Ştiinţă, religie şi politică în Anglia secolului al  XVII-lea, ALL 2011   Casa lu Solomon: o misterioasă Frăţie a Luminii care produce, administrează şi păstrează cunoaştere, împletind tehnologia barocă cu ştiinţa experimentală, moralitatea stoică cu religia revelată şi modelul platonician al regelui filosof cu rolul pedagogului umanist. Jumătate societate secretă, jumătate institut de cercetare, Casa lui Solomon – invenţia literată a unui autor foarte critic la adresa literaturii – a reprezentat, în Anglia secolului al XVIi-lea, un model de urmat pentru diverse proiecte de reformă politică, religioasă sau ştiinţifică. Volumul editat de Dana Jalobeanu este rezultatul unui proiect colectiv de cercetare care şi-a propus să descopere, să traducă şi să comenteze Mai multe detalii …

Public Reason Vol. 2, No 2.

We are pleased to announce the online publication of Public Reason Vol. 2, No 2. Public Reason is an open access peer-reviewed journal of political and moral philosophy, but it is also available in print. http://www.publicreason.ro/cuprins/5 ARTICLES Anti-paternalism and Invalidation of Reasons Kalle Grill (Uppsala University) Modus Vivendi, Consensus, and (Realist) Liberal Legitimacy Enzo Rossi (Social Ethics Research Group, University of Wales, Newport) “Scales of Justice” and the Challenges of Global Governmentality Ina Kerner (Humboldt University of Berlin) Rawlsian Compromises in Peacebuilding? Response to Agafonow Endre Begby (Centre for the Study of Mind in Nature, University of Oslo) The Basis of Universal Liberal Principles in Nussbaum’s Political Philosophy Matthias Katzer (University of Siegen) Religious Toleration and Public Funding for Abortions: Mai multe detalii …

Aparitie editoriala: Vanishing Matter and the Laws of Motion Descartes and Beyond

Vanishing Matter and the Laws of Motion, Descartes and Beyond Routledge Studies in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy Edited by Dana Jalobeanu and Peter R. Anstey Vanishing Matter Flyer (PDF) This volume explores the themes of vanishing matter, matter and the laws of nature, the qualities of matter, and the diversity of the debates about matter in the early modern period. Chapters are unified by a number of interlocking themes which together enable some of the broader contours of the philosophy of matter to be charted in new ways. Part I concerns Cartesian Matter; Part II covers Matter, Mechanism and Medicine; Part III covers Matter and the Laws of Motion; and Part IV covers Leibniz and Hume. Bringing together some of the world’s Mai multe detalii …