The Philosopher's Handbook: Essential Readings from Plato to Kant

The Philosopher's Handbook: Essential Readings from Plato to Kant

by Stanley Rosen
     
 

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An ideal introduction for the casual reader and a beneficial reference for the student, The Philosopher's Handbook features the writings of some of the world's most influential philosophers. Based on the premise that all human beings are curious about their existence, Rosen's collection brings together primary excerpts from the works of prominent thinkers suchSee more details below

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An ideal introduction for the casual reader and a beneficial reference for the student, The Philosopher's Handbook features the writings of some of the world's most influential philosophers. Based on the premise that all human beings are curious about their existence, Rosen's collection brings together primary excerpts from the works of prominent thinkers such as Plato, Nietzsche, Descartes, Machiavelli, and Kant. Experts in each field have carefully selected the sources and provided brief introductions to help readers gain insight into the readings. Newly revised in order to emphasize its broad appeal, The Philosopher's Handbook is a solid introduction to Western philosophy for all inquiring minds.


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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307559074
Publisher:
Diversified Publishing
Publication date:
02/19/2009
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
656
Sales rank:
1,303,408
File size:
3 MB

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