My sympathies are with France, the residents of Paris, and with everyone who suffered loss after yesterday’s horrible violence. On 9/11, I was a graduate student at Drew University teaching my first section of Freshman Composition there. Drew is located … Continue reading Cycles of Retributive Violence
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Check out Ha-Joon Chang’s RSA talk about his “23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism.” It’s an excellent book that manages to be entertaining while preserving analytical depth and should be read by anybody interested in economics:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=whVf5tuVbus Ha-Joon Chang: Economics Is A Political Argument The WorldPost | by Seung-yoon Lee Posted: 04/09/2014 3:51 pm EDT Updated: 04/10/2014 2:59 pm EDT http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/04/09/ha-joon-chang-economics_n_5120030.html Print Article Ha-Joon Chang teaches economics at Cambridge University. He is the author of “23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism.” His new book,“Economics: The User’s Guide,” will be released on May 1, 2014 in the U.K. He spoke recently with The WorldPost… Continue reading Yes there are good economists: Ha-Joon Chang author of “23 Things They Don’t Tell You About Capitalism”
Great news: I happened to visit WorldCat for another reason today and, while there, checked the status of my book Blake and Kierkegaard: Creation and Anxiety. According to Worldcat, as of January 17th, 2015 my book has been purchased by 732 libraries/locations around the world. It’s currently available at (mostly university) libraries in the following countries or territories: Afghanistan Armenia Australia Belgium Bosnia and Herzegovina Botswana Brazil Canada China Columbia Costa Rica Cyprus Denmark Egypt Finland France Georgia Germany Greece Guyana Honduras Hong Kong India Iraq Ireland Italy Jamaica Japan Jordan Kuwait Kyrgystan Lebanon Lithuania Malaysia Mexico Mongolia Montenegro Morocco … Continue reading Update on Blake and Kierkegaard: Creation and Anxiety
My most recent addition to Text, Identity, Subjectivity, “Kierkegaard, Pietism, and Existentialism: Eighteenth-Century Pietism as the Origin of Twentieth-Century Existentialism,” attempts to answer this question. Continue reading How Did Pietism Contribute to the Development of Existentialism?