The Hungry Soul

Author: Leon Kass
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226425689
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Originally published: New York: Free Press; Toronto: Maxwell Macmillan Canada; New York: Maxwell Macmillan International, c1994. With new foreword.

The Hungry Soul

Author: Leon Kass
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Originally published: New York: Free Press; Toronto: Maxwell Macmillan Canada; New York: Maxwell Macmillan International, c1994. With new foreword.

The Ethics Of Human Cloning

Author: Leon Kass
Publisher: American Enterprise Institute
ISBN: 9780844740508
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In this engaging book, Leon R. Kass, the noted teacher, scientist, and humanist, and James Q. Wilson, the preeminent political scientist to whom four U.S. presidents have turned for advice on crime, drug abuse, education, and other crises ...

Leading A Worthy Life

Author: Leon Kass
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ISBN: 9781594039416
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All they (and we) need is encouragement. This book provides that necessary encouragement by illuminating crucial (and still available) aspects of a worthy life, and by defending them against their enemies.

The Beginning Of Wisdom

Author: Leon Kass
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780743242998
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Looks at the wisdom of nature and of man as seen through an interpreation of the book of Genesis.

Empires Of Food

Author: Andrew Rimas
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439110133
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Empires of Food brilliantly recounts the history of cyclic consumption, but it is also the story of the future; of, for example, how a shrimp boat hauling up an empty net in the Mekong Delta could spark a riot in the Caribbean.

Life Liberty And The Defense Of Dignity

Author: Leon Kass
Publisher: Encounter Books
ISBN: 1594030472
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What are the proper limits to this project for the remaking of human nature? These are the questions we should be asking to prevent runaway scientism with its utopian longings from reshaping humankind in the image of our own choosing.

Porphyry On Abstinence From Killing Animals

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Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1780938888
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Thus, although this work is not a commentary on Aristotle, it fills a gap in this series by going to the heart of ethical debates among Neoplatonists around AD 300, and revealing one ascetic Neoplatonist's view of the ideal way of life.

Wing To Wing Oar To Oar

Author: Amy A. Kass
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780268019600
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It addresses important questions that emerge not from theory, but from practice: Why marry? Is this love? How can I find and win the right one to marry? What about sex? Why a wedding and the promises of marriage?

Apples Of Gold In Pictures Of Silver

Author: Yuval Levin
Publisher: Lexington Books
ISBN: 0739141619
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As long as we are closed off to these aspects of our humanity, Kass argues, we
will fail to understand the human being, ... In his ambitious sequel, The Hungry
Soul: Eating and the Perfecting of Our Nature, Kass sought to reinforce the effort
by ...