Philosophy and Its Public Role, Paperback / softback Book

Philosophy and Its Public Role Paperback / softback

Edited by John Haldane, William Aiken

Part of the St Andrews Studies in Philosophy and Public Affairs series

Paperback / softback

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This brings together moral, social and political philosophers from Britain, Canada, New Zealand and the United States who explore a wide range of issues under the three headings of Philosophy, Society and Culture; Ethics, Economics and Justice; and Rights, Law and Punishment.

The topics discussed range from the public responsibility of intellectuals to the justice of military tribunals, and from posthumous reproduction to the death penalty.