Category Archives: Philosophy

Religion in the Public Square: Catholics and The Eugenics Controversy




The issue of the extent to which religious discourse should be excluded from the public square has been and remains highly contentious in political philosophy. In this post, I argue that such discourse is a critical part of civic debate … Continue reading




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Virtue Ethics: A Primer




From the time of Plato and Aristotle and for centuries thereafter, moral philosophy and the philosophical discipline of ethics focused upon the character of individual actors and their practice of the virtues. As Dorothea Frode has put it, virtue was … Continue reading




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