Journals Higher Education



Published: 17 December 2010

208 Pages

5 x 7 inches

ISBN: 9780195331424

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The Best Things in Life

A Guide to What Really Matters

Thomas Hurka

Philosophy in Action

  • An engaging, accessible survey of the different things that can make life worth living: pleasure, knowledge, achievement, virtue, love, and more.
  • Philosophically sophisticated but written in lively prose, the book addresses issues of interest to everyone.
  • While informed by the classic texts of philosophy, the book is written for a non-academic reader and addresses its topic as it arises for us in the 21st century.

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