The Consolation of Philosophy

August 2, 2018 - A delightful and thought-provoking book both for the philosophical questions it raises (e.g. Is happiness the chief end of man? Should it be? How is this to be achieved?) and for its historical role as a precursor to (or as Dante claims, the start of) Scholasticism.

The Consequences of Ideas

July 30, 2018 - An introduction to the ideas that have shaped our culture.