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The Meaning of Life: A Very Short Introduction

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The Meaning of Life: A Very Short Introduction - Eagleton, Terry
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The phrase the meaning of life for many seems a quaint notion fit for satirical mauling by Monty Python or Douglas Adams. But in this spirited Very Short Introduction , famed critic Terry Eagleton takes a serious if often amusing look at the question and offers his own surprising answer. Eagleton first examines how centuries of thinkers and writers--from Marx and Schopenhauer to Shakespeare, Sartre, and Beckett--have responded to the ultimate question of meaning. He suggests, however, that it is only in modern times that ...

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The Meaning of Life: A Very Short Introduction 2008, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199532179

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The Meaning of Life: A Very Short Introduction 2007, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780199210701

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