Lee Anne Fennell, a professor at the University of Chicago Law School, has written a short and amusing paper entitled “Do Not Cite or Circulate.” It’s directed at legal academics, but applies just as well to philosophers. From the opening paragraph:At first I thought I had walked out of the rain and into a time warp: the Sixties seemed not to have happened.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Observers: Do Not Cite or Circulate
“The public life of liberal Hollywood comprises a kind of dictatorship of good intentions, a social contract in which actual and irreconcilable disagreement is as taboo as failure or bad teeth.”