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What more philosophers think / edited by Julian Baggini and Jeremy Stangroom.

Publication:
London, [England] ; New York, [New York] : Continuum, 2007.
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1 online resource (207 p.)
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Subjects:
Philosophers -- Interviews.
Philosophy, Modern.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
Following on from the success of the first edition of What Philosophers Think , this second edition brings together a collection of interviews with some of the world's most important and influential philosophers and intellectuals and leading figures in the arts and politics, including: Bernard Williams - Onora O'Neill - Philippa Foot - Philip Pullman - Bhikhu Parekh - Slavoj ++i++ek - AC Grayling - Igor Alexander - Alexander McCall Smith - Daniel Dennett - Oliver Letwin The interviews - all revised and expanded from The Philosopher's Magazine - cover a wide range of issues and offer a unique i
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; 1 Politics and Philosophy Oliver Letwin; 2 11 September Roundtable; 3 Security and The War on Terror' Roundtable; 4 Terrorism and Punishment Ted Honderich; 5 Multiculturalism Bhikhu Parekh; 6 Multiculturalism, Pluralism and Tolerance Slavoj Zizek; 7 Trust and Autonomy Onora O'Neill; 8 Philosophy and Public Understanding A. C. Grayling; 9 Making Babies Mary Warnock; 10 Goodness Philippa Foot; 11 Love The Soho Symposium; 12 Truth and Truthfulness Bernard Williams; 13 The Metaphysics of Quality Robert M. Pirsig
14 Philosophy and the Novel Alexander McCall Smith15 Writing for Children Philip Pullman; 16 Artificial Intelligence Igor Aleksander; Index
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Baggini, Julian, editor.
Stangroom, Jeremy, editor.
ISBN:
1-283-12245-6
9786613122452
1-4411-2063-7
OCLC:
727649523