The comparative literature and society major is writing his thesis on perception and moral autonomy in Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s Second Discourse and Immanuel Kant’s Conjectural Beginning of Human History.
In which Karl and Alma have an existential chat about the "oceanic feeling."
Jake Goldwasser on the degeneration and redemption of the Academy.
If the University were to add a course devoted to questions of identity, gender, and bias, the College would not only engage an untapped branch of historical and philosophical thinking, but in doing so, Columbia College would also challenge its own history.
By studying women in the literary roles they occupy, regardless of prominence, we can develop insight into how these women think.
If the Core Curriculum aims to truly capture the influential thought-leaders of a given time, then excluding most women is only honest. Why not spotlight women in their own course instead?
In today's TV, we can pretend to be consumers of the thought-provoking.
In which Karl worries about ends of all kinds.
Are our moral obligations to animals a laughing matter?
We associate ignorance with failure, but we need to acknowledge what we don't know in order to make the quest for knowledge more fruitful.
Jul 24, 3:28pm
University President Lee Bollinger announced on Thursday that Suzanne Goldberg will serve as the special advisor to the president on sexual assault prevention and response. You can read our story... Read More
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