First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
John Lachs is Centennial Professor of Philosophy at Vanderbilt University. He has been President of the Society of the Advancement of American Philosophy, the C.S. Peirce Society, and the Metaphysical Society of America, and served on the national board of the American Philosophical Association. Lachs has written numerous books on a wide range of philosophical topics, including recently In Love with Life(1998).
"This book is extremely well-written and well-argued, truly a joy to read. One gets the sense that one is in the presence of a wise person, with a knack for epigrams and an irrepressible sense of humor." -- Vincent Colapietro, Penn State University