Posts tagged “Aristotle”

What Austen Taught Me

The great novelist’s books teach lessons in virtue alongside the romance.

Posted April 12th, 2014

How to Run Virtuously

James McWilliams wrote an interesting but disappointing piece on exercise addiction last …

Posted March 1st, 2014

Technology Doesn’t Destroy Community—Humans Do

The human is a social animal, wrote Aristotle: “an individual who is …

Posted January 25th, 2014

Ethics Without Tradition, or Why We Need Liberal Education

The New York Times Magazine includes a regular advice column under the title …

Posted June 7th, 2013

Responsibility, Personal and Individual (Or, How to Do Political Theory By Watching ‘Girls’)

Responsibility is a familiar theme of conservative rhetoric. While progressives expect the …

Posted January 10th, 2013