What Philosophers Think

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Julian Baggini, Jeremy Stangroom
Continuum, Jan 1, 2003 - Philosophy - 245 pages
Contributors: 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 Ree 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

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Contents

Darwin and Ethics Peter Singer
13
Darwin Nature and Hubris Janet Radcliffe Richards
23
Evolutionary Psychology Helena Cronin
32
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About the author (2003)

Julian Baggini is co-editor (with Jeremy Stangroom)?of The Philosophers' Magazine (www.philosophers.co.uk), Great Thinkers A-Z?(2004) and New British Philosophy: The Interviews (2002). He is also the author of The Pig That Wants to be Eaten and?What's It All About? Philosophy and the Meaning of Life (both Granta, 2005).

Julian Baggini is co-editor (with Jeremy Stangroom)?of The Philosophers' Magazine (www.philosophers.co.uk), Great Thinkers A-Z?(2004) and New British Philosophy: The Interviews (2002). He is also the author of The Pig That Wants to be Eaten and?What's It All About? Philosophy and the Meaning of Life (both Granta, 2005).

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