Why do I sometimes crave a food that doesn't seem to exist? I walk around the supermarket searching for it and it just isn't there! (That wasn't supposed to be an existential question even though it sounds like it.)
Can the phenomenon of Nazism be adequately explained within the framework of Marxism?
People seem to like the sweets of their own particular countries, and other countries' versions of them never quite live up. Are we, therefore, taught to like chocolate by our upbringings, or is chocolate or saturated fat intrinsincally yummy?
Why are people stupid? Myself included?
Why is it that baby creatures are so much cuter than adult creatures? Of any species?
Is being an academic really a justifiable career?
Why do dictators have moustaches?
Nicos Poulantzas' Fascism and Dictatorship: is his argument really original or is he merely putting his fingers in his ears and insisting that everyone else is wrong?
Should I have a stir fry or pasta for dinner tonight?
Do real skeleton keys, that could open ANY door, actually exist?
Analyse the controversy between 'intentionalist' and 'structuralist' historians over the genesis of the Holocaust. Is it possible, at last, to resolve the main points of the debate?
Did my entire ancestry exist just to produce me? :)
Moving Day: Blog in Review
3 months ago