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Martin on “Plato at the Googleplex”

In the most recent Atlantic, Clancy Martin reviews Rebecca Newberger Goldstein’s Plato at the Googleplex: Why Philosophy Won’t Go Away and discusses the resurgence of popular philosophy, something that has a pedigree going back to antiquity (Seneca is a personal favorite). But Goldstein wisely doesn’t take philosophy’s revival for granted in a culture committed to an increasingly materialistic […]