Death and Life

Death and Life

by Paul Fairfield
     
 

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Fairfield (philosophy, Queens U., Canada) summarizes major Western thought on life and death for the general reader. He presents excerpts from the writings of authors such as Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, Freud, and Nietzsche which address the fear of death and the search for a meaningful life. Coverage extends to contemporary ethical issues such as assisted suicide. The

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Fairfield (philosophy, Queens U., Canada) summarizes major Western thought on life and death for the general reader. He presents excerpts from the writings of authors such as Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, Freud, and Nietzsche which address the fear of death and the search for a meaningful life. Coverage extends to contemporary ethical issues such as assisted suicide. The volume is not indexed.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780875861470
Publisher:
Algora Publishing
Publication date:
01/01/2001
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
214 KB

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