Sunday, July 24, 2016

New Issue of Sképsis

Issue 13 of the Brazilian journal Sképsis is now out. You can access it for free here.

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Wittgenstein and Skepticism

There's a new entry in the Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy dealing with Wittgenstein's views on skepticism and recent Wittgenstein-inspired anti-skeptical strategies: Wittgenstein: Epistemology, by Nicola Claudio Salvatore (University of Campinas).

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Some Videos on Skepticism

You can find here a few videos, mainly in Portuguese, dealing with various forms of skepticism.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Sextus on Dogmatic Logic

I've just found out about this paper by Emidio Spinelli (Rome): “Sesto Empirico contro alcuni strumenti dogmatici del vero,” Humanitas 71 (2016): 136-148. I haven't found any link to an online version.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Book Symposium on Sosa's Judgement and Agency

The latest issue of the Brazilian journal Analytica (nº 19, 2015) contains a book symposium on Ernesto Sosa's Judgement and Agency. You can read it for free here.

Friday, June 17, 2016

Pyrrhonism and Buddhism

I've just found out about this talk about Sextus Empiricus and Madhyamaka given by Matthew Neale (Cambridge) at Oxford last year.

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Issue 6.2-3 of IJSS

Issue 6.2-3 of the International Journal for the Study of Skepticism has just been published. It is a special issue devoted to Hinge Epistemology. Check it out here.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Sextus on Demonstration

The lastest issue of the Italian journal Elenchos (36/2, 2015) contains Emidio Spinelli's "Non si dimostra il vero: la critica di Sesto Empirico ai procedimenti apodittici." You can find it here.

Friday, May 20, 2016

Hume's Skepticism and his Social & Political Philosophy

Last year, Edinburgh University Press published Ryu Susato's Hume's Sceptical Enlightenment. A review by Angela Coventry and Alex Sager has just appeared in NDPR.

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Early-View Pieces in IJSS

A few more pieces (four articles and one book review) have now been published online as early-view in the International Journal for the Study of Skepticism. You can find them here.

Thursday, April 21, 2016

On Evolutionary Debunking Arguments

The latest issue of Ratio contains Daniel Crow's “A Plantingian Pickle for a Darwinian Dilemma: Evolutionary Arguments Against Atheism and Normative Realism.” You can access it here.

Monday, April 11, 2016

Blomqvist on Beckwith on Pyrrhonism and Buddhism

A few weeks ago, BMCR published a review, by Jerker Blomqvist, of Christopher Beckwith's Greek Buddha: Pyrrho's Encounter with Early Buddhism in Central Asia (Princeton University Press, 2015). It can be found here.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Special Issue on Skepticism

A special issue on skepticism, edited by Jan Willem Wieland, has just been published in the Dutch journal Algemeen Nederlands Tijdschrift voor Wijsbegeerte (108/1, 2016). You can find the papers (all in Dutch) here. The translation of the title of my own paper, originally written in English, is “The Practical and Epistemic Value of Pyrrhonism.”

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Issue 6.1 of IJSS

Issue 6.1 of the International Journal for the Study of Skepticism is now out. You can find it here.