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Alistair MacFarlane looks at a man who applied his thought to his life.
Tim Madigan and Daria Gorlova explain Aristotle’s understanding of good friends and tell us why we need them.
Tim Delaney and Anastasia Malakhova categorize and analyze the different kinds of modern-day friendships.
by Tim Delaney
Giant Karl Marx Bestrides Trier • Derek Parfit’s Photography Exhibition Opens • Bertrand Russell Prison Letters Project — News reports by Anja Steinbauer and Tim Beardmore-Gray
Stephen Asma says biology needs to understand the purpose – the ‘telos’ – of organisms and systems.
Stephen Leach and James Tartaglia investigate where the idea of the meaning of life originated.
How Kim Kavin found herself considering the philosophies of Kant, Mill and Singer at America’s biggest legal dog auction.
Grant Bartley argues that to say the mind is physical is an abuse of language.
by Terence Green
Peter Adamson says the bonds of friendship are virtuous.