philosophy

Toronto Blue Jays v. Baltimore Orioles

Why baseball lends itself to philosophical speculation

Author Mark Kingwell calls baseball ’a game...whose main feature is inaction punctuated by outbursts’
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How a spat over PC culture in philosophy betrayed philosophy itself

Outrage over a student union’s alleged call for a ban on white thinkers is misplaced—and shows even philosophy isn’t immune to the toxic political climate
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So, Alain de Botton, what is art for?

In the art world, asking “What is a museum for?” is like asking, “What is money for?” at a Wall Street dinner, says philosopher Alain de Botton
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French students debate mandatory philosophy exam

Some say ’philo’ is demoralizing, elitist and unrealistic
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The lycée: What’s the point?

French students debate mandatory philosophy exam
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How Canadian schools stack up in QS rankings (part two)

Subject rankings for psychology, law, economics...
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Cheers to the Science Pub

Café lectures trend grows
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Are today’s students really more boring?

Philosophical conversations make a comeback on campus
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Foreign doctorate students could be sent home

Finish in four years or pay for it yourself: Ontario government