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Great books

Julian Baggini takes stock of the trade in rare philosophy books.

Letter from… Israel

Saul Smilansky on philosophy in Israel.

The long road to equality

Julian Baggini reports on a surge of activity questioning the low representation of women

News round up

300 years of Hume, prizes and in memoriam

The blind scholar

Jim P Houston on how the fruits of the labour of a blind scholar have faired in the internet age

Hungarian philosophers under threat

The world’s attention has been drawn to events in the East European country

In Memoriam

Philippa Foot (1920-2010) and Kurt Baier (1917-2010)

News round up

Was A.J. Ayer a spy? And where is Philosophy Town?

Letter from … China

Paul G Harris and the relationship between China and Chinese philosophy

Philippa Foot (1920-2010)

As a tribute to Philippa Foot, whose death aged 90 was announced yesterday, we are republishing an interview that first appeared in our fifth birthday issue in 2003