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Life, death, and meaning: key philosophical readings on the big questions

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Rowman & Littlefield
Pub. Date:
[2016]
Edition:
Third edition
Language:
English
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Do our lives have meaning? Should we create more people? Is death bad? Should we commit suicide? Would it be better to be immortal? Should we be optimistic or pessimistic? Since Life, Death, and Meaning: Key Philosophical Readings on the Big Questions first appeared, David Benatar's distinctive anthology designed to introduce students to the key existential questions of philosophy has won a devoted following among users in a variety of upper-level and even introductory courses.
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Last Grouping Update2022-09-07 20:43:36PM
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