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Published: 29 August 2019

298 Pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190074135

Bookseller Code (06)

New in Paperback

The Evil Within

Why We Need Moral Philosophy

Diane Jeske

  • Examines case studies of Nazis, slave-holders, and a psychopath in order to examine how moral deliberation goes wrong
  • Written in an engaging, accessible style for philosophers and those interested in moral reasoning alike
  • Courts controversial subjects with measured analysis, including Thomas Jefferson's slave-ownership