Female Philosophers Shake Up Their Field Despite the advent of feminist philosophy decades ago, the discipline is more male-dominated than any other in the humanities. Some women are trying to change that.
'I Will Ruin Him' A cyberstalked novelist traces the evolution of his aggressor's flirty-turned-fierce digital attacks.
The One Problem a President Can't Solve Andrew Benton is a seasoned leader accustomed to solving problems through persistence and organization. But these tools have done little to help get his son off heroin.
Herbert Richardson v. the World Some librarians say the founder of Edwin Mellen Press is a bully for his legal threats against bloggers who criticize his company. But he says he's the one being bullied.
What Professors Make Annual pay averages $84,000; the increase just matches inflation. Not all of the numbers are heartening, though.
Stalin's Blue Pencil Revising history is a brutally effective tactic. And pen and sword together are mighty indeed.
The STEM Crisis: Reality or Myth? To maintain global supremacy, it's said, the United States needs more college graduates in science, technology, engineering, and math. The numbers tell a different story.
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