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The Idea of Evil

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This timely book by philosopher Peter Dews explores the idea ofevil, one of the most problematic terms in the contemporary moralvocabulary.

Surveys the intellectual debate on the nature of evil over thepast two hundred years
Engages with a broad range of discourses and thinkers, fromKant and the German Idealists, via Schopenhauer and Nietzsche, toLevinas and Adorno
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Hardcover, 253 pages
Published November 28th 2007 by Wiley-Blackwell
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