Fri 27 Jun, 2008 05:49 am - Well, I figured I ought to post. I just received my BA in Philosophy at a women's liberal arts college. My courses were mostly taught in historical fashion, so therefore I got a lovely... (view)
Mon 16 Jun, 2008 05:29 pm - I welcome you, Zetetic to continue this discussion in another forum, to be sure. As the moderators have mentioned, this is an introduction thread and not an argumentation thread.
I thank you for... (view)
Sun 15 Jun, 2008 12:02 am - I think it's good that you're getting started with philosophy. I am not a fan of Ayn Rand's philosophy, myself, but I also recognize that it is good to read certain arguments so... (view)
Sat 14 Jun, 2008 07:23 pm - Sure. Not sure where I would put it, and furthermore, not sure if I am wanting to talk about it at the moment. I'm glad to have my views challenged but it can surely be exhausting. I'm... (view)
Sat 14 Jun, 2008 01:50 pm - Well, I would first (and this is because it is a no-no from where I come from) question your use of the term "men." It's gender exclusive, even if it wasn't meant that way.
Sat 14 Jun, 2008 12:45 pm - This is true. That's what I was thinking, but I guess I opened a can of worms. (I didn't mean to, upon my honor!) I'd be more than willing to start a thread on the topic if... (view)
Fri 13 Jun, 2008 07:33 pm - Oy. I'm not going to use the quote function because I am not quite sure at the moment where I want to start. Take a breath, Lou, take a breath.
First, [B]boagie[/B], there is a problem,... (view)
Fri 13 Jun, 2008 12:34 pm - I've been having problems with posting, unfortunately.
Anyway, I would like to address boagie first, because I think his (assuming) comment relates to what Arjen is questioning.
Thu 12 Jun, 2008 04:45 pm - Sure. I wrote my honors thesis about it.
It is certainly difficult to explain to people within the field of philosophy because the subject has not exactly been touched by philosophy. I can list... (view)