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Published: 06 November 2008

414 Pages


ISBN: 9780199550135

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Ancient and Modern Insights about Individuality, Life, and Death

Richard Sorabji

  • Tour de force from one of Britain's most eminent intellectuals
  • An exploration of a perennial mystery
  • Covers more than 2,500 years
  • Introduces the insights of classical, Christian, and Buddhist thought
  • Presents a compelling view of the self as essential to our understanding of our existence