The Big Think Book: Discover Philosophy Through 99 Perplexing Problems by Peter Cave

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Read The Big Think Book: Discover Philosophy Through 99 Perplexing Problems Online Free - Peter Cave’s best-selling trio of humorous philosophy titles — What’s Wrong With Eating People?, Can a Robot be Human?, and Do Llamas Fall in Love? — brought together in one big book.

What makes me, me – and you, you?

What is this thing called ‘love’?

Does life have a point?

Is ‘no’ the right answer to this question?

Philosophy transports us from the wonderful to the weird, from the funny to the very serious indeed. With the aid of tall stories, jokes, fascinating insights and common sense, Peter Cave offers a comprehensive survey of all areas of philosophy, addressing the big puzzles in ethics and politics, metaphysics and knowledge, religion and the emotions, aesthetics and logic. Replete with a smorgasbord of amusing and mind-boggling examples, The Big Think Book is perfect for anyone who delights in life’s conundrums.



Title : The Big Think Book: Discover Philosophy Through 99 Perplexing Problems
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ISBN : 178074742X
Edition Language : English
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 544 pages


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Lebogang rated it ★★★★★

July 29, 2017

This book is brilliant, challenges one's thinking and how we view the world, it talks about the grass on both sides, why its greener if indeed it is greener and if what we really want is greener or just the fascination of life being better if circumstances were different. Btw this is my interpret...


Jason rated it ★★★☆☆

November 06, 2016

I remember picking this book up in Waterstones and spotting a lateral thinking question on one of the first pages I scanned. I went away, solved the problem and came back the next day to buy the book, thinking that I would have another 98 puzzles to solve. It wasn't quite what I expected. This wa...





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