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The Resource Answers for Aristotle : how science and philosophy can lead us to a more meaningful life, Massimo Pigliucci

Answers for Aristotle : how science and philosophy can lead us to a more meaningful life, Massimo Pigliucci

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Answers for Aristotle : how science and philosophy can lead us to a more meaningful life
Title
Answers for Aristotle
Title remainder
how science and philosophy can lead us to a more meaningful life
Statement of responsibility
Massimo Pigliucci
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1964-
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Pigliucci, Massimo
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Life
  • Ethics
  • Conduct of life
  • Science
  • Philosophy
  • Aristotle
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Answers for Aristotle : how science and philosophy can lead us to a more meaningful life, Massimo Pigliucci
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-306) and index
Contents
Sci-phi and the meaning of life -- Trolley dilemmas and how we make moral decisions -- Your brain on morality -- The evolution of morality -- A handy-dandy menu for building your own moral theory -- The not so rational animal -- Intuition vs. rationality, and how to become really good at what you do -- The limits of science -- The (limited) power of the will -- Who's in charge anyway?: the zombie inside you -- The hormones of love -- Friendship and the meaning of life -- Right, left, up, down: on politics -- Our innate sense of fairness -- On justice -- Your brain on God -- The evolution of religion -- Euthryphro's dilemma, morality as a human problem -- Conclusion: so what? -- Human nature and the meaning of life
Control code
ocn793005281
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780465021383
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012013186
System control number
(OCoLC)793005281
Label
Answers for Aristotle : how science and philosophy can lead us to a more meaningful life, Massimo Pigliucci
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-306) and index
Contents
Sci-phi and the meaning of life -- Trolley dilemmas and how we make moral decisions -- Your brain on morality -- The evolution of morality -- A handy-dandy menu for building your own moral theory -- The not so rational animal -- Intuition vs. rationality, and how to become really good at what you do -- The limits of science -- The (limited) power of the will -- Who's in charge anyway?: the zombie inside you -- The hormones of love -- Friendship and the meaning of life -- Right, left, up, down: on politics -- Our innate sense of fairness -- On justice -- Your brain on God -- The evolution of religion -- Euthryphro's dilemma, morality as a human problem -- Conclusion: so what? -- Human nature and the meaning of life
Control code
ocn793005281
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780465021383
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012013186
System control number
(OCoLC)793005281

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