Preston Stovall

Preston Stovall

On the Benefits of Philosophical Instruction

On the Benefits of Philosophical Instruction

The average scores of philosophy majors on the LSAT and other standardized tests are regularly presented as reasons for university students to major in philosophy.  In an age of increasing pressure to compete for student enrollments, data of this sort are important for the discipline of professional philosophy. Tenure lines

Preston Stovall
Preston Stovall
Education
Reassessing Cultural Divisions in the United States

Reassessing Cultural Divisions in the United States

If there was any doubt before, this election cycle brought home how divided the U.S. is on issues of national identity. It also brought political and cultural tensions to the surface, displayed in acts of outrage and the strident expressions of the partisans of different views. Old ways of

Preston Stovall
Preston Stovall
Art and Culture