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Julian Baggini

Julian Baggini
Baggini in 2014
Born 1968 (age 47–48)
Nationality British
Education PhD in philosophy (1996)
Alma mater University College London
Occupation Philosopher, writer
Website .com.julianbagginiwww

Julian Baggini (born 1968) is a British philosopher, and the author of several books about philosophy written for a general audience. He wrote The Pig that Wants to be Eaten and 99 other thought experiments (2005)[1] and is co-founder and editor-in-chief of The Philosophers' Magazine.[2]

Baggini was awarded a PhD in 1996 from University College London for a thesis on the philosophy of personal identity.[3][4]


  • Freedom Regained: The Possibility of Free Will - Granta Books, 2015
  • The Ego Trick: What Does It Mean To Be You? - Granta Books, 2011
  • Should You Judge This Book by Its Cover? - Granta, 2009
  • The Duck That Won the Lottery: And 99 Other Bad Arguments (published in paperback in UK as Do They Think You're Stupid?) - Granta, 2008 ISBN 978-1-84708-083-7
  • Complaint: From Minor Moans to Principled Protests - Profile Books, 2008. ISBN 978-1-84668-057-1
  • Welcome to Everytown: a journey into the English mind - Granta, 2007.
  • The Ethics Toolkit: A Compendium of Ethical Concepts and Methods, Blackwell, 2007 (co-written with Peter S. Fosl) ISBN 978-1-4051-3231-2
  • Do You Think What You Think You Think? - Granta, 2006 (co-written with Stangroom, J.)
  • The Pig that Wants to be Eaten and 99 other thought experiments - Granta, 2005.
  • What’s It All about? Philosophy and the meaning of life - Granta, 2004.
  • Making Sense: Philosophy Behind the Headlines - Oxford University Press, 2002.
  • Atheism: A Very Short Introduction - Oxford University Press, 2003. ISBN 978-0-19-280424-2
  • Philosophy: Key Themes - Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.
  • Philosophy: Key Texts - Palgrave Macmillan, 2002.
  • The Philosopher's Toolkit: A Compendium of Philosophical Concepts and Methods - Blackwell, 2002 (co-written with Peter S. Fosl) ISBN 978-1-4051-9018-3
  • Great Thinkers A-Z - Continuum, 2004 (co-written with Stangroom, J. (eds.))
  • What Philosophers Think - Continuum, 2003 (co-written with Stangroom, J. (eds.))
  • New British Philosophy: The interviews - Routledge, 2002 (co-written with L.Alpeart (eds.)).


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  • Official website
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