What Philosophers Think Paperback

by Julian Baggini; Jeremy Stangroom;


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What Philosophers Think

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What does evolution mean today? Do we have free will? How is technology changing the way we understand life? Where is God? Does art have a value? Is science the new philosophy? What are the ethics of making war? How does language hold meaning? Is freedom possible? These are only some of the questions addressed in What Philosophers Think, a collection of interviews with some of the world’s leading philosophers and intellectuals.

Contents:
Peter Singer on Darwin and ethics
Janet Radcliffe Richards on Darwin, nature and hubris
Helena Cronin on evolutionary psychology
Richard Dawkins on genes and determinism
Alan Sokal on science and relativism
Edward O. Wilson on science as the new philosophy
Russell Stannard on science and religion
John Harris on science, ethics and society
Don Cupitt on the non-realist god Richard Swinburne on freedom and evil
Peter Vardy on philosophy of religion
Mary Midgley on Murdoch and morality
Stuart Hampshire on justice and conflict
Roger Scruton on art's value
Mary Warnock on women philosophers
Ray Monk on the dark side
Ted Honderich on free will
John Searle on realism
Jonathan Rée on beyond realism and anti-realism
Simon Blackburn on language matters
Michael Dummett on truth and meaning
Hilary Putnam on being out of our heads

What Philosophers Think by Julian Baggini; Jeremy Stangroom was published by Continuum in March 2005 and is our 51363rd best seller. The ISBN for What Philosophers Think is 9780826484741.

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Page last updated 2nd October 2016
Author / Artist
Book FormatPaperback
PublisherContinuum (March 2005)
EditionNew edition
EditorJulian Baggini; Jeremy Stangroom
Weight281g
Number of Pages256
Thickness20 mm
Height178 mm
Width125 mm
ISBN9780826484741
ISBN-100826484743
Product Code1650444
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