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The Ajax Dilemma: Justice, Fairness, and Rewards

The Ajax Dilemma

Justice, Fairness, and Rewards

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A leading philosopher shows how the story of Ajax and Odysseus sheds new light on the contentious...

Reverence: Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

Reverence

Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

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This short, elegiac volume makes an impassioned case for the fundamental importance of the forgotten...

First Democracy: The Challenge of an Ancient Idea

First Democracy

The Challenge of an Ancient Idea

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Drawing on classical literature, philosophy, and history--with many intriguing passages from...

Reverence: Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

Reverence

Renewing a Forgotten Virtue

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First published by Oxford University Press in 2001, this new edition of Reverence is revised and...

The Garden of Leaders: Revolutionizing Higher Education

The Garden of Leaders

Revolutionizing Higher Education

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In The Garden of Leaders , philosopher Paul Woodruff advances a new view of liberal arts education...

The Necessity of Theater: The Art of Watching and Being Watched

The Necessity of Theater

The Art of Watching and Being Watched

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What is unique and essential about theater? What separates it from other arts? Do we need...

The Ethics of Giving: Philosophers' Perspectives on Philanthropy

The Ethics of Giving

Philosophers' Perspectives on Philanthropy

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In giving to charity, should we strive to do the greatest good or promote a lesser good? This is a...

The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles: Philosophical Perspectives

The Oedipus Plays of Sophocles

Philosophical Perspectives

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Philosophers and classicists examine Sophocles' treatment of Oedipus, the man who did not know...

On Justice, Power, and Human Nature: Selections from The History of the Peloponnesian War

On Justice, Power, and Human Nature

Selections from The History of the Peloponnesian War

Designed for students with little or no background in ancient Greek language and culture, this...

Antigone

Woodruff's work with Peter Meineck makes this text one that is accessible to today's students and...