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General Articles: Brief Lives

John Locke (1632-1704)

John P. Irish goes into full Locke-down with a titan of philosophy.
[Issue 138 :: June/July 2020]

Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519)

Mark Willingham looks at the philosophy of the great artist.
[Issue 137 :: April/May 2020]

Etienne de la Boétie (1530-1563)

Martin Jenkins looks at the life of an influential early political philosopher.
[Issue 136 :: February/March 2020]

Michel de Montaigne (1533-1592)

Brad Rappaport writes an essay on the inventor of the essay.
[Issue 135 :: December 2019 / January 2020]

Peter Abelard (1079-1142)

Martin Jenkins looks at the life, love and logic of a medieval free thinker.
[Issue 134 :: October/November 2019]

Maine de Biran (1766-1824)

Benjamin Bâcle finds Maine de Biran’s idea of the self-willing self to be underrated.
[Issue 133 :: August/September 2019]

Yamamoto Tsunetomo (1659-1719)

Martin Jenkins considers the way of the samurai.
[Issue 132 :: June/July 2019]

Thomas Kuhn (1922-1996)

Will Bouwman considers the development of a paradigmatic revolutionary.
[Issue 131 :: April/May 2019]

Ayn Rand (1905-1982)

Martin Jenkins traces the life of a self-made woman.
[Issue 130 :: February/March 2019]

Hermann von Helmholtz (1821-1894)

Dylan Daniel looks at the philosophical insights of a remarkable scientist.
[Issue 129 :: December 2018 / January 2019]

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