Tag Archives: Philosophy

Socrates is Totally Adjunct…

He’d also probably say something like the following about/to academic administrators… 1. “From me you will hear the whole truth, though not, by Zeus, gentlemen, expressed in embroidered and stylized phrases like theirs, but things spoken at random and expressed … Continue reading

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Metaphysical Dependence of Educational and Administrative Roles in Academia.

The idea educators (i.e., teachers) can exist without administrators in academia is an intelligible notion. First, given the prevalent cutbacks in academia since the economic downturn of 2008, many educators now perform new administrative duties not previously required. In some … Continue reading

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The Ontological Limits and Risks of Male Sympathy.

“The most sympathetic of men never fully comprehend woman’s concrete situation. And there is no reason to put much trust in the men when they rush to the defense of privileges whose full extent they can hardly measure.” — Simone … Continue reading

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Resentful Piano Playing = Win.

We put a toy piano in Ike’s timeout corner. Ike is a willful toddler. Go ahead Ike, play piano to spite us. Go ahead. Do just that. NB: Reverse psychology to secure worthwhile ends is a bad longterm strategy for … Continue reading

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“If you would want someone to ask you a question, what would it be?…”

See 4:46. (However, the whole interview with Daniel Higgs is worth watching.) “If you would want someone to ask you a question, what would it be?…”

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Dreyfus on Embodiment.

What can I add? 1. Embodiment 1. 2. Embodiment 2.

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