Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction Paperback / softback
by Edward Craig
Part of the Very Short Introductions series
How ought we to live? What really exists? How do we know? This book introduces important themes in ethics, knowledge, and the self, via readings from Plato, Hume, Descartes, Hegel, Darwin, and Buddhist writers. It emphasizes throughout the point of doing philosophy, explains how different areas of philosophy are related, and explores the contexts in which philosophy was and is done. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area.
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- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 144 pages, numerous halftones and line drawings
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Publication Date: 01/12/2002
- Category: Philosophy
- ISBN: 9780192854216
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