December 13,pp. Entitled " Transgressing the Boundaries: Toward a Transformative Hermeneutics of Quantum Gravity ," it purported to be a scholarly article about the "postmodern" philosophical and political implications of twentieth century physical theories.
I work for a Government I despise for ends I think criminal.
Letter to Duncan Grant 15 December That she [France] has anything to fear from Germany in the future which we can foresee, except what she may herself provoke, is a delusion.
When Germany has recovered her strength and pride, as in due time she will, many years must pass before she again casts her eyes Westwards.
A Revision of the Treaty London: Macmillan,p. To the good English radical, the latter is so unreal, so crazy in its combination of futility and evil, that he is often in danger of forgetting or disbelieving its actual existence. Changes in death duties, income tax, land tenure, licensing, game laws, church establishment, feudal rights, slavery, and so on through all ages, have received the same denunciations from the absolutists of contract, who are the real parents of revolution.
A Tract on Monetary ReformCh. Public Finance and Changes in the Value of Money But this long run is a misleading guide to current affairs. In the long run we are all dead. But this long run is a misleading guide to current affairs.
Economists set themselves too easy, too useless a task, if in tempestuous seasons they can only tell us, that when the storm is long past, the ocean is flat again.
If we restore the gold standard, are we to return also to the pre-war conceptions of bank-rate, allowing the tides of gold to play what tricks they like with the internal price-level, and abandoning the attempt to moderate the disastrous influence of the credit-cycle on the stability of prices and employment?
Or are we to continue and develop the experimental innovations of our present policy, ignoring the "bank ration" and, if necessary, allowing unmoved a piling up of gold reserves far beyond our requirements or their depletion far below them?
In truththe gold standard is already a barbarous relic. A Tract on Monetary Reformp. And he was a Jew; and so was Fuerstenberg. And my dear Melchior is a Jew too. Yet if I lived there, I felt I might turn anti-Semite.
For the poor Prussian is too slow and heavy on his legs for the other kind of Jews, the ones who are not imps but serving devils, with small horns, pitch forks, and oily tails.
It is not agreeable to see civilization so under the ugly thumbs of its impure Jews who have all the money and the power and brains. I vote rather for the plump hausfraus and thick fingered Wandering Birds.
But if this is true of the best-informed, the vast majority of those who are concerned with the buying and selling of securities know almost nothing whatever about what they are doing.
They do not possess even the rudiments of what is required for a valid judgement, and are the prey of hopes and fears easily aroused by transient events and as easily dispelled.
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New Statesman and Nation 15 July The decadent international but individualistic capitalism in the hands of which we found ourselves after the war is not a success.
It is not intelligent. It is not beautiful.Michael Dummett (—) Michael Dummett was one of the most influential British philosophers of his generation.
His philosophical reputation is based partly on his studies of the history of analytical philosophy and partly on his own contributions to the philosophical study of logic, language, mathematics and metaphysics.
The article . The claim about mental causation (1) and the claim about spatial location (2) are very intuitive, so dualism would lose much credibility if it could not make sense of how the two claims could be true under dualism.
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