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Christmas and philosophy : better than a lump of coal

By: Nissenbaum, Stephen(Foreword by) Lowe, Scott C.(Edited by) Allhoff, Fritz(Series edited by)

Part of the Philosophy for Everyone series
144433090X / 9781444330908
Paperback
263.9'15
24/09/2010
Stock expected by 05/04/2020
England
224 p.
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From Santa, elves and Ebenezer Scrooge, to the culture wars and virgin birth, Christmas - Philosophy for Everyone explores a host of philosophical issues raised by the practices and beliefs surrounding Christmas. * Offers thoughtful and humorous philosophical insights into the most widely celebrated holiday in the Western world * Contributions come from a wide range of disciplines, including philosophy, theology, religious studies, English literature, cognitive science and moral psychology * The essays cover a wide range of Christmas themes, from a defence of the miracle of the virgin birth to the relevance of Christmas to atheists and pagans

BIC:

5HC Christmas, HPX Popular philosophy, JFC Cultural studies, JFSR Religious groups: social & cultural aspects

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