Crooked Timber has me thinking a lot at the moment. This recent post on, basically, the etiquette of Philosophers, is not just nicely played but, it occurs to me, should be something I give to any potential friend or partner. I’m very guilty of the ‘sin’ of attacking the first premise in causal conversation and it’s a habit that is hard to break.
About Matthew Dentith
Author of "The Philosophy of Conspiracy Theories" (Palgrave Macmillan), Matthew Dentith wrote his PhD on epistemic issues surrounding belief in conspiracy theories. He is a frequent media commentator on the weird and the wonderful, both locally and internationally. On occasion he can be caught dreaming about wax lions but, mostly, it is rumoured he works for elements of the New World Order.All posts by Matthew