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‘Nasty, Brutish and Short’: Professor Scott Hershovitz on why the best philosophers are children

This interview was edited for length and clarity. In his new book “Nasty, Brutish, and Short: Adventures in Philosophy With My Kids,” Scott Hershovitz, professor of law and philosophy at the University of Michigan, shatters the notion that philosophy should be reserved for the ivory tower. Some of the best philosophers, he explains, are children. […]