Adam and Eve and Pinocchio: On Being and Becoming Human

Front Cover
Viking, 1990 - Philosophy - 292 pages
0 Reviews
Explores humanity's biological roots and astounding capacity for self-creation and self-alteration, examining freedom and choice, sexuality and love, conscience and justice, work and pleasure, and other issues

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Adam and Eve and Pinocchio: on being and becoming human

User Review  - Not Available - Book Verdict

Gaylin, a psychiatrist and co-founder of The Hastings Center, which examines medical ethics and bioethics, here uses two well-known stories to explore the ramifications of being consciously human. The ... Read full review


Symbol and Reality
Freedom and Choice

7 other sections not shown

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information