Mary Midgley

British moral philosopher.
Died on Friday October 12th 2018


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@sanjaygreddy: RT @SallaTuomivaara: Thank you Mary Midgley (1919-2018) for your beautiful, intelligent and important texts. Like this one, again so timely… - 2 months ago

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@ClareRichmond1: @giles_fraser Mary Midgley would not approve. See the whole not the parts - 2 months ago

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@bridgetmkiely: Sorry I am only reading about this remarkable woman when she has died but better late than never! - 2 months ago

@Bannmatt: Here’s today’s Last Word with Paul Allen, Dr Mary Midgley, Leon Lederman, Roger Mainwood - @bbcradio4 - 2 months ago

@StrathclydeUCU: RT @andreweccles88: The moral philosopher Mary Midgley died last week at the grand old age of 99. Her first publication - Beast and Man -… - 2 months ago

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@tingguowrites: Mary Midgley's Science as Salvation, among many other of her works, remains a timeless masterpiece.... Mary Midgley - 2 months ago

@wpwrs: Here’s another tribute to the great Mary Midgely. Who said she wanted “to bring academic philosophy back into its p… - 2 months ago

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@sujatin: Mary Midgley, 99, Moral Philosopher for the General Reader, Is Dead - The New York Times - 2 months ago

@xhaworthx: RT @LydiatheReader: Tonight’s discussion on @BBCFreeThinking was wonderful - about the In Parenthesis Project and the philosophical thinkin… - 2 months ago

@unangelicdoctor: RT @tommidgley: Our mother Dr Mary Midgley, Philosopher, died yesterday 10 October 2018 at the age of 99. For her, as for our father Geoffr… - 2 months ago

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@ScoFle: Only saw her once - clever, sharp, old-fashioned (in a good way) and brilliant. - 2 months ago

@FionaBeveridge1: RT @LiverpoolPhilos: Read more about Mary Midgley and the research project behind Rachael Wiseman's @parenthesis_in appearance on @BBCFreeT… - 2 months ago

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@stbarnabasUK: @summeroflove85 We really do need more thinking. We are getting so much emoting with a few rationalisations for dec… - 2 months ago

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@AJMagicMessage: PLEASE tell me Mary Midgley's middle name was Mungo? - 2 months ago

@oldandrewuk: I voted Mary Midgley. - 2 months ago

@ce_pickles: RT @peterfranklin_: Mary Midgley RIP A beautiful tribute from @giles_fraser - 2 months ago

@IAI_TV: "It is up to us to weave Mary’s work into our intellectual lives and in doing so make it part of a continuous share… - 2 months ago

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@torrHL: RT @againstutopia: "It turns out that the evils which have infested religion are not confined to it, but are ones that can accompany any su… - 2 months ago

@Phuetthawan: RT @IAI_TV: In memory of Mary Midgley: A philosopher of peerless conviction, whose work dared to make sense of 'this deeply puzzling world'… - 2 months ago

@rosen_deborah: RT @simplycharly: Mary Midgley, 99, Moral Philosopher for the General Reader, Is Dead - 2 months ago

@margaretmasson: RT @giles_fraser: Thank you to the wonderful Mary Midgley, RIP. - 2 months ago

@alizinha: RT @againstutopia: "It turns out that the evils which have infested religion are not confined to it, but are ones that can accompany any su… - 2 months ago

@frankenbeanies: RT @nytimesbooks: Mary Midgley, a moral philosopher who became an accessible, persistent and sometimes witty critic of the view that modern… - 2 months ago

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@MichaelChaplin2: RIP Mary Midgley 1919-2018: teacher, writer, philosopher, mother, fellow citizen of this great city. Once had the p… - 2 months ago

@gkogkas: RT @LiverpoolPhilos: Read more about Mary Midgley and the research project behind Rachael Wiseman's @parenthesis_in appearance on @BBCFreeT… - 2 months ago

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@LiverpoolPhilos: Read more about Mary Midgley and the research project behind Rachael Wiseman's @parenthesis_in appearance on… - 2 months ago

@mattculley8: RT @giles_fraser: Thank you to the wonderful Mary Midgley, RIP. - 2 months ago

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@owlbitar: RT @JTasioulas: 'Dr. Midgley took pains to distinguish between the important contributions of science and the philosophy of “scientism,” in… - 2 months ago

@Tinadezordi: RT @UniofNewcastle: We are saddened by the death of one of the country's leading contemporary philosophers, senior lecturer and @nclpeals h… - 2 months ago

@_MaryEds: RT @SWIP_I: A lovely obituary for Mary Midgley who sadly passed away this week. Pls feel free to share to commemorate this important woman… - 2 months ago

@SemiGolem: RT @mrkocnnll: RIP Mary Midgley, whose death just ended Stephen Hawking's honeymoon period in heaven - 2 months ago

@JackBicker: RT @JoWolffBSG: The sad death of Mary Midgley reminds us of the 'golden generation' of British female philosophers. But don't forget the lo… - 2 months ago

@michaelujacobs: RT @martin_oneill: Wonderful, informative obituary of Mary Midgeley, by Jane Heal (another important British philosopher who had worked at… - 2 months ago

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@jpollard72: @philosophersmag ‘Can’t We Make Moral Judgements?’ by Mary Midgley is a gem of a book. - 2 months ago

@syzlzj520: RT @UniofNewcastle: We are saddened by the death of one of the country's leading contemporary philosophers, senior lecturer and @nclpeals h… - 2 months ago

@cindyfsolomon: RT @PhilosophyMttrs: BREAKING : British philosopher Mary Midgley has died. Here is a prfile piece from a couple years ago .... Mary Midg… - 2 months ago

@KeepJesClean: RT @UniofNewcastle: We are saddened by the death of one of the country's leading contemporary philosophers, senior lecturer and @nclpeals h… - 2 months ago

@SmnRppn: RT @JoWolffBSG: The sad death of Mary Midgley reminds us of the 'golden generation' of British female philosophers. But don't forget the lo… - 2 months ago

@DrJLHazelton: RT @SomervilleOx: As the @Telegraph wrote in its review of The Solitary Self, she came from a "formidable generation of women philosophers"… - 2 months ago

@sealld4: RT @philosophersmag: In 2011 Mary Midgley, author of "The Solitary Self: Darwin and the Selfish Gene" wrote an essay, "The Mythology of Sel… - 2 months ago

@SomervilleOx: As the @Telegraph wrote in its review of The Solitary Self, she came from a "formidable generation of women philoso… - 2 months ago

@FiDaisyG: RT @SomervilleOx: A lovely obituary in the @guardian of Mary Midgley (1938, Lit. Hum.) praises her sharp critical intelligence and "gift fo… - 2 months ago

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