Good, Evil and the Virtuous Iris Murdoch Commentary Iris Murdoch, Philosopher, edited by Justin Broackes . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011, 400 pp. ISBN 978-0-19-928990-5 hb £35.00 [Book Review]

European Journal of Philosophy 20 (4):621-635 (2012)

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While Iris Murdoch lived, Charles Taylor found philosophers as yet ‘too close’ to her rich philosophical contribution to see its true importance (Taylor 1996: 3). Twelve years from her death, Iris Murdoch, Philosopher is the first collection of essays on Murdoch’s philosophy edited by a philosopher, for a readership in academic philosophy. The collection is not yet the fulfilment of Taylor’s prophecy, but has the energy of a giant leap.
Keywords Iris Murdoch  Martha Nussbaum  Particularism  Attention  Simone Weil
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DOI 10.1111/ejop.2012.20.issue-4
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