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Philosophy : contemporary perspectives on perennial issues

Author: E D Klemke; A David Kline; Robert Hollinger
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E D Klemke; A David Kline; Robert Hollinger
ISBN: 031202133X 9780312021337 0312084781 9780312084783
OCLC Number: 29795914
Description: xiv, 626 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. Belief and Knowledge --
A Defense of Skepticism / Peter Unger --
A Critique of Skepticism / John Hospers --
Justification in Science / Carl G. Hempel --
The Fixation of Belief / Charles Sanders Peirce --
The Ethics of Belief / W.K. Clifford --
The Will to Believe / William James --
Part II. Science, Common Sense, and the World --
Two Tables / Sir Arthur Eddington --
Furniture of the Earth / L. Susan Stebbing --
Science and the Physical World / W.T. Stace --
Physical Objects as Not Reducible to Perceptions / C.H. Whiteley --
Part III. Freedom, Determinism, and Responsibility --
The Delusion of Free Will / Robert Blatchford --
The Problem of Free Will / W.T. Stace --
Freedom and Determinism / Richard Taylor --
Free-Will and Psychoanalysis / John Hospers --
The Crime of Punishment / Karl Menninger --
The Humanitarian Theory of Punishment / C.S. Lewis --
Part IV. Bodies, Minds, and Persons --
The Mind as Distinct from the Body / C.E.M. Joad --
Why I Am a Dualist / William S. Robinson --
The Case for Materialism / Richard Taylor --
Behaviorism / John B. Watson --
The Mind-Body Problem / Jerry A. Fodor --
Part V. Persons, Machines, and Immortality --
Can a Machine Think? / Christopher Evans --
What the Human Mind Can Do That the Computer Can't / Morton Hunt --
The Myth of Immortality / Clarence Darrow --
Is Life after Death Possible? / C.J. Ducasse --
Part VI. The Existence of God --
A Defense of Theism / E.K. Daniel --
The Case for Atheism / Ernest Nagel --
Why I Am Not a Christian / Bertrand Russell --
Why I Am an Agnostic / K.D. Ellis --
A Philosophical Theism : God as Growth / David Hauser --
The Art of Religious Communication / Joseph Kupfer --
Part VII. God, Faith, and Evil --
God and Evil / H.J. McCloskey --
The Problem of Evil / John Hick --
Faith / Richard Taylor --
Religion, Reason, and Faith / Richard Robinson --
Part VIII. Meaning and Existence --
The Dignity of Human Life / David F. Swenson --
The Meaning of Life / Kurt Baier --
My Confession / Leo Tolstoy --
Existentialism / Jean-Paul Sartre --
Part IX. Moral Values : Grounds and Norms --
The Morality Trap / Harry Browne --
Egoism and Moral Skepticism / James Rachels --
A Defense of Utilitarianism / E. Daniel Kaye --
A Critique of Utilitarianism / Arthur C. Ewing --
The Deep Beauty of the Golden Rule / R.M. MacIver --
A Different Voice / Carol Gilligan --
Virtue Ethics / Alasdair MacIntyre --
God and the Good / Kai Nielsen --
A Modified Divine Command Theory of Ethical Wrongness / Robert Merrihew Adams --
Part X. Ethical Judgments --
Science and Ethics / Bertrand Russell --
The New Subjectivism in Ethics / Brand Blanshard --
Anthropology and the Abnormal / Ruth Benedict --
Ethical Relativism / W.T. Stace --
Part XI. The State and Society --
Why Choose Democracy? / Charles Frankel --
The Libertarian Manifesto / John Hospers --
Socialism / Carl Cohen --
Morality and the Liberal Ideal / Michael J. Sandel --
Political Philosophies of Women's Liberation / Alison Jaggar --
Part XII. Science and Society --
Man against Darkness / W.T. Stace --
The Life Based on Science / Herbert Spencer --
The Public Sphere : An Encyclopedia Article (1964) / Jürgen Habermas --
The Political Function of the Intellectual / Michel Foucault.
Responsibility: edited by E.D. Klemke, A. David Kline, Robert Hollinger.

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