A selection of essays from the past six years or so.  Feedback always welcome.

Philosophy Essays

Thinker Statue Essays

The courses I took at Duke in Philosophy were always the most valuable. Engaging with any philosophical issue is trains the mind and improves one’s logical aptitude.  But by deliberately analyzing others’ carefully constructed arguments, you learn to appreciate the nuances of disagreement and you become more comfortable defending your own positions.

  • Performance Enhancers in Sports and Society.   Looking beyond the standard steroids-dominated discussion.  With so many other ways to enhance performance in modern sport, how do we as a society decide what is acceptable and what must be condemned?

History Essays

History essays Cliff Satell

Music Essays

  • Eminem  (Coming soon)

Politics Essays

  • Strategic Voting in US Elections  (Coming soon)


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