Examined Life: Philosophical Meditations by Robert NozickExamined Life: Philosophical Meditations by Robert Nozick

Examined Life: Philosophical Meditations

byRobert Nozick

Paperback | December 15, 1990

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One of this century’s most original philosophical thinkers, Nozick brilliantly renews Socrates’s quest to uncover the life that is worth living. In brave and moving meditations on love, creativity, happiness, sexuality, parents and children, the Holocaust, religious faith, politics, and wisdom, The Examined Life brings philosophy back to its preeminent subject, the things that matter most.

We join in Nozick’s reflections, weighing our experiences and judgments alongside those of past thinkers, to embark upon our own voyages of understanding and change.
Educated at Columbia and Princeton universities, Robert Nozick is Arthur Kingsley Porter Professor of Philosophy at Harvard University. He rose to eminence in the last quarter of the twentieth century as a creative philosopher who has expressed philosophical truths beyond the reach of analytic argumentation. Honed in the technical intr...
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Title:Examined Life: Philosophical MeditationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:320 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 1 inPublished:December 15, 1990Publisher:Simon & Schuster

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0671725017

ISBN - 13:9780671725013

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An original work from a preeminent professor of philosophy at Harvard University, in which happiness, dying, creativity, religious faith, sexuality, good and evil, the ideal and the real, are explored in the grand Socratic tradition. Now in paperback, this bestseller will appeal to anyone concerned with inner transformation and personal growth