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A Philosophy for You!

by Warren L. Braun

  • 13 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Warren L. Braun .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Philosophy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8646742M
    ISBN 101564113604
    ISBN 109781564113603
    OCLC/WorldCa62271111

      Philosophy is a fascinating subject but also an intimidating one. It can be hard to find a starting point or to know where to go next. This video provides books for any point of your journey. philosophy. Curious about the major works and figures in the study of the nature of reality and existence? From Plato to Foucault, we break down the main ideas in philosophical thought. Our study guides are available online and in book form at

    A book full of flaws as the authors of the essays examining the philosophy of The Hobbit have little understanding of the book they were analyzing. As an example the greed of Thorin (dragon sickness) was harped on while if you read The Hobbit the point is that dwarves, elves, men and even Bilbo all had dragon sickness and Bilbo was the only Cited by: 4. If you go into a bookshop now there would be a whole bookcase of introductory books, but 20 years ago there were surprisingly few philosophy books designed for the general reader. When I was teaching A level [high school] philosophy students and undergraduates, I was aware that there were no books to help people make the transition from an.

    This file includes: A Short History of Greek Philosophy by John Marshall, A Little Book of Stoicism by St. George Stock, Sextus Empiricus and Greek Scepticism by May Mills Patrick, History of Modern Philosophy from Nicolas of Cusa to the. Philosophy From Plato and Socrates to Ethics and Metaphysics, an Essential Primer on the History of Thought (Adams ) - Kindle edition by Kleinman, Paul. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Philosophy From Plato and Socrates to Ethics and Metaphysics, an Essential Primer /5().


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