Philosophy 1: A Guide through the Subject / Edition 1

Philosophy 1: A Guide through the Subject / Edition 1

by A. C. Grayling
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Oxford University Press
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Philosophy 1: A Guide through the Subject / Edition 1

This is the best general book on philosophy for university students: not just an introduction, but a guide which will serve them throughout their studies. It is intended to orientate, assist, and stimulate the reader at every stage in the study of the subject. Eleven extended essays have been specially commissioned from leading philosophers; each surveys a major area of the subject and offers an accessible but sophisticated account of the main debates.

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ISBN-13: 9780198752431
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 04/08/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 688
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 6.00(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Editor's Introduction, A. C. Grayling
1. Epistemology, Scott Sturgeon, M. G. F. Martin, and A. C. Grayling
2. Philosophical Logic, Mark Sainsbury
3. Methodology: The Elements of the Philosophy of Science, David Papineau
4. Metaphysics, Tim Crane and David Wiggins
5. The Philosophy of Mind, Martin Davies
6. Ancient Greek Philosophy I: The Pre-Socratics and Plato, Christopher Janaway
7. Ancient Greek Philosophy II: Aristotle, Hugh Lawson-Tancred
8. Modern Philosophy I: The Rationalists, Roger Scruton
9. Modern Philosophy II: The Empiricists, A. C. Grayling
10. Ethics, Bernard Williams
11. Aesthetics, Sebastian Gardner

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