Philosophy and Animal Life

Philosophy and Animal Life

by Stanley Cavell, Cora Diamond, John McDowell, Ian Hacking
     
 

Philosophy and Animal Life offers a new way of thinking about animal rights, our obligation to animals, and the nature of philosophy itself. It is a crucial collection for those interested in animal rights, ethics, and the development of philosophical inquiry. It also offers a unique exploration of the role of ethics in Coetzee's fiction. See more details below

Overview

Philosophy and Animal Life offers a new way of thinking about animal rights, our obligation to animals, and the nature of philosophy itself. It is a crucial collection for those interested in animal rights, ethics, and the development of philosophical inquiry. It also offers a unique exploration of the role of ethics in Coetzee's fiction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231145145
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
06/03/2008
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
4.60(w) x 7.10(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction Exposures Cary Wolfe Wolfe, Cary 1

1 The Difficulty of Reality and the Difficulty of Philosophy Cora Diamond Diamond, Cora 43

2 Companionable Thinking Stanley Cavell Cavell, Stanley 91

3 Comment on Stanley Cavell's "Companionable Thinking" John McDowell McDowell, John 127

Conclusion: Deflections Ian Hacking Hacking, Ian 139

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