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Justin E. H. Smith

 

It’s All Just Beginning

These are not the end times, I mean, but nor are they business as usual.

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Off the Wave

Justin E. H. Smith is a professor of history and philosophy of science at the University of Paris. In addition to his recent book, Irrationality: […]

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It’s All Over

Is there any way to intervene usefully or meaningfully in public debate—in what extremely online Twitter users call, with gleeful irony, the “discourse”?

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Punching Down

I recently found myself at an academic conference that featured a presentation by graduate students on “combating racism with humor.”

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