Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2003 - 240 pages
Midgley addresses herself to the problems of moral philosophy and psychology, examining the way we think of ourselves and how this affects our lives.
Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2005 - 208 pages
Mary Midgley argues in her powerful new book that far from being the opposite of science, myth is a central part of it. In brilliant prose, she claims that myths are neither ...
Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2004 - 416 pages
In this major work, Mary Midgley, one of our foremost intellectuals argues that humans are rather more like animals than we have previously allowed ourselves to believe.
Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2002 - 212 pages
This work exposes the illogical logic of poor doctrines that shelter themselves behind the prestige of science. Midgley examines how science comes to be used as a substitute ...
Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 1998 - 158 pages
Animals and Why They Matter examines the barriers that our philosophical traditions have erected between human beings and animals and reveals that the too-often ridiculed ...
Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2002 - 288 pages
In this book one of Britain's leading popular philosophers tackles a question that is at the root of our civilization: What is knowledge for?
Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2003 - 192 pages
Why do the big philosophical questions so often strike us as far-fetched and little to do with everyday life? In Utopias, Dolphins and Computers Mary Midgley shows us that ...