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Purpose in the universe : the moral and metaphysical case for ananthropocentric purposivism

Author: Tim Mulgan
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Two familiar worldviews dominate Western philosophy: materialist atheism and the benevolent God of the Abrahamic faiths. Tim Mulgan defends a third way. Ananthropocentric Purposivism claims that  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Mulgan
ISBN: 0199646147 9780199646142
OCLC Number: 932101380
Description: 435 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: PART ONE: THE CASE AGAINST ATHEISM; PART TWO: THE CASE AGAINST BENEVOLENT THEISM; PART THREE: ANANTHROPOCENTRIC PURPOSIVIST MORALITY
Responsibility: Tim Mulgan.

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Mulgan's project is both important and ambitious and his method is admirable * Peter Forrest, Philosophical Quarterly * Mulgan has written a magnificent book that deserves serious engagement. * Read more...

 
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