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The Big Questions: Ethics

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If anything, the book gets occasionally too technical and pedantic for the non-philosophical reader, but don’t let that put you off. Translated from the Croatian by Celia Hawkesworth.

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Julian Baggini is a British philosopher and the author of several books about philosophy written for a general audience. The War for Children’s Minds.

In ‘The Big Questions: Should euthanasia be legal? Julian Baggini takes us though a number of scenarios, from the fat man o A very thought-provoking and nig introduction to the tricky field of ethics and moral philosophy.


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Evolution Revolution Dr Robert Winston. Is Torture Always Wrong? Ethics’ Julian Baggini, one of Britain’s best-known philosophers, condenses complex, contemporary issues of right and wrong into 20 key questions.

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By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. This is a good introduction to some of the big questions in ethics, it’s well written, clear and without too much philosophical jargon. Quercus Cocaine Confidential Wensley Clarkson. In ‘The Big Questions: Can you master the ideas of Plato, Kant, Nietzsche and Sartre? In the end we may reasonably come to the conclusion that living according to strict ethical principles is neither sustainable nor desirab;e Introduction to Cases and Concepts in Ethics.

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