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On the Meaning of Life

ISBN-10: 0415248000

ISBN-13: 9780415248006

Edition: 2003

Authors: John Cottingham

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Drawing on a wealth of thinkers, writers and scientists, 'On the Meaning of Life' breathes new vitality into one of the very biggest questions faced by humanity.
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Book details

List price: $28.95
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 12/26/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 136
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.550
Language: English

Preface
The Question
The question that won't go away
Science and Meaning
Something rather than nothing
A Religious question?
Meaning after God
Man the Measure of All things?
Variety, MEaning and Evaluation
What Meaningfulness implies
Meaning and Morality
Humanity and Openess
The Barrier to Meaning
The Void
The Challenge of Modernity
The Shadow of Darwin
Science, Religion and Meaning
Evolution and 'Blind' Forces
The 'Nastiness' of the Evolutionary Mechanism
Matter and Surplus Suffering
The Character of the Cosmos
Meaning, Vulnerability and Hope
Morality and Achievement
Futility and Fragility
Religion and the Buoyancy of the Good
Vulnerability and Finitude
Spirituality and Inner Change
Doctrine and Praxis
From Praxis to FAith
Coda: Intimations of Meaning