By Detlev Ganten, Volker Gerhardt, Julian Nida-Rümelin, Jan-Christoph Heilinger
The query of the character of guy has occupied people far and wide and in each interval together with the current. The scientists, politicians, theologians, newshounds, and writers assembled right here provide their own responses to the query in fifty incisive contributions representing assorted cultural traditions. what's to be anticipated? essentially now not a conclusive resolution to the query yet really a stunning spectrum of latest positions relating to human self-understanding either severe and positive, pointed and profound.
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