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    • Between Liberty and Necessity: Spinoza’s Philosophical Vision of Democracy 

      Schacter, Rory Gordon (2018-09-16)
      Spinoza is rare among early modern philosophers in his claim that democracy is the best form of government. Rarer still, he argues that it is the best regime because it is the best guarantor of “the freedom to philosophize.” ...
    • A Taste of Jewish Law & The Laws of Blessings on Food 

      Hershman, Jeremy (2003)
      This paper is an in-depth treatment of the Jewish laws pertaining to blessings recited both before and after eating food. The rationale for the laws is discussed, and all the major topics relating to these blessings are ...