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Kwame Anthony Appiah

Kwame Anthony Appiah, the president of the PEN American Center, is the author of The Ethics of Identity, Thinking It Through: An Introduction to Contemporary Philosophy, The Honor Code, and the prize-winning Cosmopolitanism. Raised in Ghana and educated in England, he has taught philosophy on three continents and is currently a professor at Princeton University.

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  1. Book CoverCosmopolitanism: Ethics in a World of Strangers


    “A brilliant and humane philosophy for our confused age.”—Samantha Power, author of A Problem from HellMore

  2. Book CoverThe Honor Code: How Moral Revolutions Happen


    "[Appiah's] work reveals the heart and sensitivity of a novelist. . . .Fascinating, erudite and beautifully written."—The New York Times Book ReviewMore