Columns: Philosophy Then

Back to the Future

Peter Adamson looks back at ideas of eternal repetition.
[Issue 139 :: August/September 2020]

Why Minor Figures Can Be Majorly Interesting

Peter Adamson looks at the value of looking at the overlooked.
[Issue 138 :: June/July 2020]

Life & The Mind

Peter Adamson wonders if we can learn philosophy from a life.
[Issue 137 :: April/May 2020]

The Pleasure Principle

Peter Adamson takes pleasure in pondering ancient hedonism.
[Issue 136 :: February/March 2020]

Would Machiavelli Vote For Donald Trump?

Peter Adamson reads a modern Renaissance political manual.
[Issue 135 :: December 2019 / January 2020]

First Believe, Then Understand

Peter Adamson reviews the relation of reason & revelation.
[Issue 133 :: August/September 2019]

A Passage to India

Peter Adamson crosses continents, cultures and concepts.
[Issue 132 :: June/July 2019]

The Other Side of the Coins

Peter Adamson on the philosophical edge of numismatics.
[Issue 131 :: April/May 2019]

Divided Opinions

Peter Adamson looks at how we carve up philosophies.
[Issue 130 :: February/March 2019]

Philosophy for the Young, Medieval Style

Peter Adamson on battles over the trivium and quadrivium.
[Issue 129 :: December 2018 / January 2019]

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