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Dungeons and Dragons and Philosophy

Dungeons and Dragons and Philosophy Edited by Jon Cogburn and Mark Silcox Popular Culture and Philosophy® series This volume will convince readers that the swift ascent of the tabletop role-playing game Dungeons and Dragons to worldwide popularity in the 1970s … Continue reading

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Hayden White on the Practical Past

http://www.brookes.ac.uk/about/events/e-items/HaydenWhiteLecture Podcast here. A couple of weeks have passed now since I heard Hayden White giving a guest lecture to the faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Oxford Brookes, and I’ve had some time to digest what he said, … Continue reading

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My Super Sons

This week I had to take a day to look after my older son as my younger was rushed to hospital for observation with an infection (we feared all sorts of terrible things – turns out he is better after … Continue reading

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Religion, Education and Critical Realism

Conference Website @iarecr Religion, Education and Critical Realism Inter-disciplinary dialogue about reality, knowledge and the pursuit of truth 7–8 September 2012, Oxford Brookes University Convened jointly by Oxford Brookes University, King’s College London and Canterbury Christ Church University The inaugural … Continue reading

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Some clear thinking about RE and the EBacc?

A (minimally) edited version of a post I wrote on RE for Hodder Education. You can find all three of my ‘guest posts’ for Hodder here: RE and the EBacc What’s in a name? Subject Matter as well as a … Continue reading

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