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This volume presents 10 of MacIntyre's most influential essays written over almost 30 years. They range over such topics as the issues raised by different types of relativism and what it is about human beings that cannot be understood by the natural sciences.
Paperback, 230 pages
Published May 1st 2006 by Cambridge University Press
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Alasdair Chalmers MacIntyre is a leading philosopher primarily known for his contribution to moral and political philosophy but known also for his work in history of philosophy and theology. He is the O'Brien Senior Research Professor of Philosophy at the University of Notre Dame.
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