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Know Thyself

Much of Clancy Martin’s work wonders at the real value of self-knowledge, asking whether it adds not only to knowledge or awareness, but whether it makes one more or less moral. “Since before Socrates, we had this idea,” he explains, “and Nietzsche thinks that this is mistaken.”

Beautiful Lies

Clancy Martin
Associate Professor, Philosophy
UM Kansas City

By Christina Andrade