Daily Archives: August 8, 2010

Thinkers on Conflict: Re-Appraising Adam Smith

Adam Smith is rarely read by his followers and detailed reading of his views raises interesting paradoxes Continue reading

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The Ancient Greek Concept of Glory: The Iliad

I have heard that veterans’ groups and serving soldiers have seen Ancient Greek plays or read Homer’s Iliad or Odyssey and found echoes of their own situation. See the marvelous: ‘Soldier’s Heart: Reading Literature Through Peace and War at West … Continue reading

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Different not Conflicting

By way of some light relief, a house in London at 23 Brook Street now has two commemorative plaques: And They both gave us much of value and they illustrate what different not conflicting means.

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