Posts tagged “Aristotle”

What Austen Taught Me

Many view Jane Austen as a decidedly “feminine” writer. And it’s true: …

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