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Death

Philosophical Soundings

Herbert Fingarette

Fingarette faces up to the reality of death and demolishes some popular errors in our thinking about death. He examines the metaphors which mislead us: death as parting, death as sleep, immortality as the denial of death, and selflessness as a kind of consolation.He thinks through some of the more illuminating metaphors: death as the end of the wor...
Publish Date
2015-12-14T00:00:00.000Z
2015-12-14T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 1996
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