Introduction to Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary Readings / Edition 6

Introduction to Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary Readings / Edition 6

by John Perry, Michael Bratman, John Martin Fischer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199812993

ISBN-13: 9780199812998

Pub. Date: 06/13/2012

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Introduction to Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary Readings, Fifth Edition, is the most comprehensive topically organized collection of classical and contemporary philosophy available. Ideal for introductory philosophy courses, the text includes sections on God and evil, knowledge and reality, the philosophy of science, the mind/body problem, freedom of

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Introduction to Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary Readings, Fifth Edition, is the most comprehensive topically organized collection of classical and contemporary philosophy available. Ideal for introductory philosophy courses, the text includes sections on God and evil, knowledge and reality, the philosophy of science, the mind/body problem, freedom of will, consciousness, ethics, political philosophy, existential issues, and philosophical puzzles and paradoxes. Insightful introductions to each part, study questions after each reading selection, and an extensive glossary of philosophical terms help make the readings more accessible to students.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199812998
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
06/13/2012
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
896
Sales rank:
84,015
Product dimensions:
7.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Pt. I Philosophy 1

Pt. II God and evil 39

Pt. III Knowledge and reality 121

Pt. IV Minds, bodies, and persons 239

Pt. V Ethics and society 449

Pt. VI Existential issues 753

Pt. VII Puzzles and paradoxes 811

Glossary of philosophical terms 825

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