The States of America: Dispatches from a Liminal Time
As a pandemic raged and a nation stood on the brink, a small group of “philosophers without borders” found each other online and began a remarkable journey seeking to understand the forces threatening them and the resources to carry on. The States of America contains the essays that led them through that liminal time.
Greg Salyer, Ph.D. is the President of the Philosophical Research Society. For thirty years, he has been an administrator and scholar in higher education institutions, but his highest calling has always been that of teacher. Trained in interdisciplinary studies, Dr. Salyer moves through the disciplines of literature, philosophy, and religious studies looking for and helping his students find practical and profound wisdom in the stories, texts, and ideas created all over the world and throughout history.