Book Club: The Women Are Up to Something

Posted by Daniel Kosacz for Study of Ethics in Society

Daniel Kosacz, a part-time instructor in the Department of Philosophy, will lead the discussions of The Women Are Up to Something (2022) by Benjamin Lipscomb This book traces the lives and ideas of four philosophers — G.E.M. Anscombe, Philippa Foot, Mary Midgley, and Iris Murdoch — who were instrumental in the revival of virtue ethics during the mid-20th century. The book explores their view that the virtues —such as courage, discernment, justice and love —are key to living a good life. 

The first 10 sign-ups receive a free book.

Visitor parking available behind Moore Hall in Lot 77.

Students who attend all scheduled meetings of their book club earn Signature credit.

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Date: Tuesday, Mar. 26 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm Tuesday, Apr. 02 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm Tuesday, Apr. 09 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm Tuesday, Apr. 16 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Location: 3014 Moore Hall
1155 Arcadia Loop
Kalamazoo MI 49006 United States
Contact: Sandra Borden
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