The Soul of the Marionette: A Short Enquiry into Human Freedom

by

Write The First Customer Review

Times Literary Supplement Books of the Year 2015. In The Soul of the Marionette, John Gray draws together the religious, philosophic and fantastical traditions that question the very idea of human freedom. We flatter ourselves about the nature of free will and yet the most enormous forces - biological, physical, metaphysical - constrain our every action. Many writers and intellectuals have always understood this, but instead of embracing our condition we battle against it, with everyone from world conquerors to modern ...

The Soul of the Marionette: A Short Enquiry into Human Freedom 2016, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780241953907

Paperback

Select
The Soul of the Marionette: A Short Enquiry into Human Freedom 2015, Allen Lane, London

ISBN-13: 9781846144493

Hardcover

Select