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Philosophy: The Power Of Ideas / Edition 9
     

Philosophy: The Power Of Ideas / Edition 9

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by Brooke Noel Moore, Kenneth Bruder
 

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ISBN-10: 0078038359

ISBN-13: 9780078038358

Pub. Date: 03/01/2013

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Now it its ninth edition, Philosophy: The Power of Ideas offers a comprehensive overview of Western Philosophy, Eastern Influences, Feminist Philosophy, and Postcolonial thought. Known for its engaging, conversational writing style, each chapter provides clear introductions to even the most difficult philosophical concepts and includes selected primary

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Now it its ninth edition, Philosophy: The Power of Ideas offers a comprehensive overview of Western Philosophy, Eastern Influences, Feminist Philosophy, and Postcolonial thought. Known for its engaging, conversational writing style, each chapter provides clear introductions to even the most difficult philosophical concepts and includes selected primary readings from some of the most important thinkers of all time. Throughout the book, the authors link philosophical ideas to historical developments that affect the lives of everyday people.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078038358
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
03/01/2013
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
640
Sales rank:
67,929
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Powerful Ideas

PART I: METAPHYSICS AND EPISTEMOLOGY: EXISTENCE AND KNOWLEDGE

Chapter 2: The Pre-Socratics

Chapter 3: Socrates, Plato
Chapter 4: Aristotle

Chapter 5: Philosophers of the Hellenistic and Christian Eras

Chapter 6: The Rise of Modern Metaphysics and Epistemology

Chapter 7: The Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

Chapter 8: The Continental Tradition

Chapter 9: The Pragmatic and Analytic Traditions

PART II: MORAL AND POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY

Chapter 10: Moral Philosophy

Chapter 11: Political Philosophy

Chapter 12: Recent Moral and Political Philosophy

PART III: PHILOSOPHY OF RELIGION: REASON AND FAITH

Chapter 13: Philosophy and Belief in God

PART IV: OTHER VOICES

Chapter 14: Feminist Philosophy

Chapter 15: Eastern Influences

Chapter 16: Postcolonial Thought

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Philosophy: The Power Of Ideas 3.7 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 3 reviews.
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If you can't read it from a device other than a computer dont bother.