Routledge (2002)

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John Cottingham
University of Reading
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The question 'What is the meaning of life?' is one of the most fascinating, oldest and most difficult questions human beings have ever posed themselves. In an increasingly secularized culture, it remains a question to which we are ineluctably and powerfully drawn. Drawing skillfully on a wealth of thinkers, writers and scientists from Augustine, Descartes, Freud and Camus, to Spinoza, Pascal, Darwin, and Wittgenstein, _On the Meaning of Life_ breathes new vitality into one of the very biggest questions.
Keywords Life  Meaning (Philosophy  Philosophy and science  Spiritual life
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Call number BD431.C688 2003
ISBN(s) 9780415247993   9780203164242   9780415248006   0415247993   9814383597   0415248000   0952474638
DOI 10.4324/9780203164242
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