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Freedom and Limits

John Lachs

Patrick Shade (ed.)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256747
eISBN:
9780823261390
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256747.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

This collection of articles by American philosopher, John Lachs, includes Lachs's discussions of philosophy of mind, medical ethics, his theories of mediation and choice-inclusive facts, and his ... More


Philosophical Pluralism

Patrick Shade and John Lachs

in Freedom and Limits

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256747
eISBN:
9780823261390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256747.003.0021
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Animated by attention to diverse desires and ways of viewing the world, Lachs recommends that philosophy departments be as pluralistic as they can be. An appreciation for the variety of philosophical ... More


The Personal Value and Social Usefulness of Philosophy

Patrick Shade and John Lachs

in Freedom and Limits

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780823256747
eISBN:
9780823261390
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256747.003.0002
Subject:
Philosophy, American Philosophy

Blending personal and intellectual biography, Lachs reflects on his own development as a thinker. He argues that philosopher's should be attentive to the personal value and social usefulness of their ... More


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