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Harry G. Frankfurt
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Harry G. Frankfurt is a professor of philosophy emeritus at Princeton University. His books include The Reasons of Love; Necessity, Volition, and Love; and The Importance of What We Care About. He lives in Princeton, New Jersey.

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On Truth

Written by Harry G. Frankfurt


Format: Hardcover, 112 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: October 31, 2006
Price: $16.95

Having outlined a theory of bullshit and falsehood, Harry G. Frankfurt turns to what lies beyond them: the truth, a concept not as obvious as some might expect.

Our culture's devotion to bullshit may seem much stronger than our apparently halfhearted attachment to truth. Some people (professional thinkers) won't even acknowledge "true"... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

On Truth

Written by Harry G. Frankfurt


Format: eBook
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: October 31, 2006
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a hardcover.
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