'There is a new diversity in British academic philosophy - it doesn't just consist of white men puffing pipes and meditating on predicate calculus, but embraces feminism, and offers new treatments of age-old questions about political obligation, aesthetics and consciousness.' - The Guardian
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Ben Rogers, Author of A.J. Ayer: A Life
'The novice will truly get a nice sense of what philosophers are doing and why they do it. There ought to be such a volume in the United States!'
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