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Christmas - Philosophy for Everyone: Better Than a Lump of Coal
376 pages5-6 hours
About the book
From Santa, elves and Ebenezer Scrooge, to the culture wars andvirgin birth, Christmas - Philosophy forEveryone explores a host of philosophical issues raised bythe practices and beliefs surrounding Christmas.
Offers thoughtful and humorous philosophical insights into themost widely celebrated holiday in the Western world
Contributions come from a wide range of disciplines, includingphilosophy, theology, religious studies, English literature,cognitive science and moral psychology
The essays cover a wide range of Christmas themes, from adefence of the miracle of the virgin birth to the relevance ofChristmas to atheists and pagans