Would You Eat Your Cat? challenges you to examine these and many other philosophical questions. This unique collection of classic and modern problems and paradoxes is guaranteed to test your preconceptions. Jeremy Stangroom creates contemporary versions of famous dilemmas that explore the morality of suicide and the ethics of retribution. He then delves into the background of each conundrum in detail and helps you discover what your responses reveal about yourself with a unique morality barometer. Are you ready to have your best ideas confronted and your ethical foundations shaken? If so, then Would You Eat Your Cat? is the book for you.
About the Author
Julian Baggini is co-editor (with Jeremy Stangroom)?of The Philosophers' Magazine (www.philosophers.co.uk), Great Thinkers A-Z?(2004) and New British Philosophy: The Interviews (2002). He is also the author of The Pig That Wants to be Eaten and?What's It All About? Philosophy and the Meaning of Life (both Granta, 2005).