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Cottingham, John - Essays on Derek Parfit's On What Matters, ebook

Essays on Derek Parfit's On What Matters

Cottingham, John


In Essays on Derek Parfit's On What Matters, seven leading moral philosophers offer critical evaluations of the central ideas presented in a greatly anticipated new work by world-renowned moral philosopher Derek Parfit.

Shafer-Landau, Russell - Ethical Theory: An Anthology, ebook

Ethical Theory: An Anthology

Shafer-Landau, Russell


Brings together 82 classic and contemporary pieces by renowned philosophers, from seminal works by Hume and Kant to contemporary views by Derek Parfit, Susan Wolf, Judith Jarvis Thomson, and many more Features updates and the inclusion

Small, Helen - The Long Life, ebook

The Long Life

Small, Helen


The first major consideration of old age in Western philosophy and literature since Simone de Beauvoir's The Coming of Age, Helen Small ranges widely from Plato through to recent work by Derek Parfit, Bernard Williams and others, and from King Lear through