Spinoza

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Like an intense but insecure young man mustering up the courage to ask you out for coffee, Spinoza is a slow burner

If you take up reading philosophy even casually, you will naturally be drawn to some areas over others. Perhaps political philosophy is for you, or ph(...)

Avicenna developed ‘probably the most influential and interesting medieval attempt to show that God exists’, says Prof Peter Adamson. Photograph: Detlev van Ravenswaay/ Getty images

What has medieval philosophy ever done for us? Seriously, name a thinker of merit to emerge from the 5th to 15th century. Thomas Aquinas? William of O(...)