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‘piracy’ as applied ethics

I’m designing an ethics course which will focus on the so-called copyright wars, engaging their legal issues, obviously, but focusing on their moral significance. A vital portion of the investigation will involve a look at the concept of property and, … Continue reading

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the mathematics of devolvement

Pat over at Of the Event has two posts in the past couple of weeks which concern the mathematical engine driving the political metamorphoses of the polis in Plato’s Republic, Bk. 8 (line 546). Certainly he has Badiou on the … Continue reading

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