Category Archives: Philosophy

Philosopher Frank Cioffi, 83, was leading figure of critics of Sigmund Freud

CANTERBURY, England – Professor Frank Cioffi, who has died aged 83, was best known for challenging the scientific reputation of Sigmund Freud, whose theories, he insisted, are no more valid than those advanced by flying saucer fanciers. Above all Cioffi

Philosopher Frank Cioffi, 83, was leading figure of critics of Sigmund Freud

CANTERBURY, England – Professor Frank Cioffi, who has died aged 83, was best known for challenging the scientific reputation of Sigmund Freud, whose theories, he insisted, are no more valid than those advanced by flying saucer fanciers. Above all Cioffi

First person: Students, admirers remember recently deceased Sir Michael Dummett, one of most influential philosophers of 20th century

Sir Michael Dummett, one of the most influential philosophers of the 20th century, died last week in Oxford, England. He held the position of Wykeham Professor of Logic at Oxford University from 1979 until his retirement in 1992. Below is

First person: Students, admirers remember recently deceased Sir Michael Dummett, one of most influential philosophers of 20th century

Sir Michael Dummett, one of the most influential philosophers of the 20th century, died last week in Oxford, England. He held the position of Wykeham Professor of Logic at Oxford University from 1979 until his retirement in 1992. Below is