The School has four major components: Philosophy, Social Anthropology, Film Studies and Academic Music.

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Recent Submissions

  • Intellectual skill and the Rylean regress 

    Weatherson, Brian James (2017-04-01) - Journal article
    Intelligent activity requires the use of various intellectual skills. While these skills are connected to knowledge, they should not be identified with knowledge. There are realistic examples where the skills in question ...
  • Looks and perceptual justification 

    McGrath, Matthew (2018-01-13) - Journal article
    Imagine I hold up a Granny Smith apple for all to see. You would thereby gain justified beliefs that it was green, that it was apple, and that it is a Granny Smith apple. Under classical foundationalism, such simple visual ...
  • Discomfiture in time; and the future as birthright 

    Rapport, Nigel Julian (2017) - Journal article
  • Relocating Iphigénie en Tauride 

    Pettegree, Jane Karen (2017-05-22) - Journal article
    This article reflects upon the director’s experience of directing Gluck’s Iphigénie en Tauride with a student opera company (Byre Opera) in June 2015, and in particular insights gained about the topical issues raised by ...
  • Towards a cosmopolitan anthropology of Anyone : a response to Brigitte Lewis 

    Rapport, Nigel Julian (2017-12-01) - Journal article
    In response to a critique of ‘cosmopolitanism’ and what it might offer ‘anthropology’, this article sets out to formulate a relation between the two that encompasses an ambitious programme of both knowledge and justice. A ...

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