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  • Mary Beard's Greece: a walk on the wise sideFri Jun 13, 2014 |
    Aristotle, the ancient Greek philosopher, scientist, political theorist and critic, and universal guru, was – according to legend – a great walker. One story has it that...
  • I instagram, therefore I am: From Descartes to the 'selfie'Sat Dec 21, 2013 |
    Is the self autonomous, existing independently of its environment, or are we actually an inseparable part of a larger social web?
  • Why Machiavelli Still MattersMon Dec 09, 2013 |
    'The Prince' teaches that there are no friends in politics.
  • Machiavelli Was RightWed Nov 20, 2013 |
    The shocking lesson of The Prince isn’t that politics demands dirty hands, but that politicians shouldn’t care.
  • Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner?Tue Sep 03, 2013 |
    The following is a parable grounded in science with an aim toward Socratic questioning. It’s dinnertime somewhere. A kid pushes a small pile of sautéed broccoli to ...
  • Annabel Lyon's The Sweet Girl: Aristotle's Mystery DaughterTue Jun 04, 2013 |
    In November 2009, I met Margaret Atwood. This was at a grand party, the pinnacle of the Canadian literary-awards season—the Scotiabank Giller Prize gala, where I was a...
  • Philosophy Revived at Plato's AcademyWed Aug 07, 2013 |
    Philosophers from around the world gathered at the place where their practice really had its roots - Plato's Academy - in an Athens neighborhood as part of a series of...
  • Plato's Lie In The Soul (Article)Tue Feb 22, 2011 |
    In his famous work Republic, Plato discusses the concept of the `True Lie' or the `Lie in the Soul'. Through a conversation between Socrates and Adeimantus (Plato's...
  • British scientist uncovers 'secret messages' hidden in Plato's ancient textTue Jun 29, 2010 |
    The codes suggest that Plato was a secret follower of the philosopher Pythagoras and shared his belief that the secrets to the universe lie in numbers and maths.
  • Aristotle Quotes- BrainyQuoteMon Jan 01, 2001 |
    Enjoy the best Aristotle Quotes at BrainyQuote. Quotations by Aristotle, Greek Philosopher, Born 384 BC.

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