The Battle of Britain and Birthday + 1

Published 2010

On Lying

On Lying My first thought was that the word ‘lie’ is not univocal except in the most elementary and superficial way. To say ‘that which is not’ is what is usually called a lie, but in our actual relations with one another that in no way exhausts its meaning. Conventionally, lying is condemned tout court, Continue Reading …

A Philosophical Basis for Diversity

 A Philosophical Basis for Diversity by John Bremer Elizabeth J. McCormack Professor of Humanities Cambridge College Cambridge, MA   A paper delivered at the Round Table Conference Lincoln College Oxford, UK on Monday, 26 March 2007   A Philosophical Basis for Diversity              In one of the seminal human books, the Lord God asks his Continue Reading …