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  1. David Edmonds (2012). Contextualising Ideas. The Philosophers' Magazine 56 (56):70-74.
    To understand Machiavelli’s concerns it helps to know about his complex relationship with the Medicis. To comprehend what animates Thomas Hobbes we need to recognise that he was writing in the aftermath of the English civil war.
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  2. David Edmonds (2012). Philosophy Bites Back. Oxford University Press.
    "27 philosophers on the greatest thinkers of the past"--Jacket.
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  3. David Edmonds (2010). Philosophy Bites. Oxford University Press.
    Philosophy Bites brings together the twenty-five best interviews from this hugely successful website.
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  4. David Edmonds (2007). Rousseau's Dog: Two Great Thinkers at War in the Age of Enlightenment. Harper Perennial.
     
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  5. Julian Baggini, David Edmonds & John Eidinow (2006). Brainy Brawlers. The Philosophers' Magazine 35 (35):66-69.
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  6. David Edmonds (2006). Caste Wars: A Philosophy of Discrimination. Routledge.
    The central topic for this book is the ethics of treating individuals as though they are members of groups. The book raises many interesting questions, including: why do we feel so much more strongly about discrimination on certain grounds e.g. of race and sex - than discrimination on other grounds? Are we right to think that discrimination based on these characteristics is especially invidious? what should we think about rational discrimination discrimination which is based on sound statistics. To take just (...)
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