John E. MacKinnon

John E. MacKinnon earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at Cambridge University.

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  • September 1995

    The Music of Chance—An APA Diary

    Any young philosopher who aspires to an academic career must, especially in these days of fiscal restraint and feminized privilege, include in his plans a trip to the annual American Philosophical Association (APA) Convention, a curious hybrid of frenetic job-hunting and highbrow hobnobbing widely reviled as "the meat market."

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