Anthony Gottlieb is a historian of ideas and former Executive Editor of The Economist. He has written The Dream of Reason: A History of Western Philosophy from the Greeks to the Renaissance and The Dream of Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Philosophy. As of October 2017, Anthony is a fellow at All Souls, University of Oxford.
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At The Existentialist Café: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails
by Sarah Bakewell
Ethics in the Real World: 82 Brief Essays on Things That Matter
by Peter Singer
The Dream of Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Philosophy
by Anthony Gottlieb
Anger and Forgiveness: Resentment, Generosity, and Justice
by Martha Nussbaum
The Path: A New Way to Think About Everything
by Christine Gross-Loh & Michael Puett
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