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Simplicity and Complexity in Games of the Intellect

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$36.00 • £31.95 • €32.95

ISBN 9780674808263

Publication Date: 07/16/1993


212 pages

6 x 9 inches



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  • The Opening
  • 1. Sense, Sensibility, and Self: The Peculiar Humanity of Stories
  • 2. Simplifying Religious Revolutions: The Birth of Doctrine
  • 3. The Great Intellectual Playing Field: In Praise of Games
  • 4. Three Dinner Parties
  • 5. A Matter of Taste: Minimalism and the World of Art
  • 6. To Science Is Human: Factual Pleasures
  • 7. Explaining the Whole Universe: Motion, Velocity, and Direction
  • 8. Explaining the Rest of the Universe: Darwinian Insight
  • 9. Virtue and the Simple Life
  • 10. Masters of Reality
  • Closure
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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