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The weight of things : philosophy and the good life

Author: Jean Kazez
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2007.
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The Weight of Things explores the hard questions of our daily lives, examining both classic and contemporary accounts of what it means to lead 'the good life'.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Kazez, Jean.
Weight of things.
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2007
(DLC) 2006027960
(OCoLC)71243857
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jean Kazez
ISBN: 9781405181556 1405181559
OCLC Number: 171297320
Description: 1 online resource (177 pages)
Contents: This mortal world --
Strange lives --
Reason and luck --
Is happiness all that matters? --
Necessities --
Puzzles of diversity --
Hard choices --
Trying to be good --
The religious realm --
Taking aim.
Responsibility: Jean Kazez.
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"Warmly written... lucid and humanely engaging." TheGuardian"This book fills an important niche between academic analyses ofthe meaning of life and overly popularized 'tips for goodliving'. I've read Read more...

 
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