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brief introduction to modern philosophy

Rogers, Arthur Kenyon

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Published by The Macmillan Co. in New York .
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  • Philosophy, Modern,
  • Philosophy -- Introductions

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    Statementby Arthur Kenyon Rogers
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 360 p. ;
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17857602M

    Introducing Philosophy: A Text with Integrated Readings, Eleventh Edition, is an exciting, accessible, and thorough introduction to the core questions of philosophy and the many ways in which they are, and have been, answered. The authors combine substantial selections from significant works in the history of philosophy with excerpts from current philosophy, clarifying the readings and. Apr 25,  · Virtue Ethics: A Very Brief Introduction Introduction. Virtue ethics has become increasingly popular in recent years, largely as a result of the essay Modern Moral Philosophy by Elizabeth Anscombe, and more recently the book After Virtue by Alasdair MacIntyre. However, variations on the 'virtues' theme have also been explored in the. Reading for Philosophical Inquiry A Brief Introduction to Philosophical Thinking ver. An Open Source Reader Lee Archie John G. Archie. Reading for Philosophical Inquiry: A Brief Introduction to Philo-sophical Thinking ver. ; An Open Source Reader Comments— The current version of this open source textbook in philosophy is a work. This book provides a synthetic vision of the history of modern philosophy, from an analytical perspective. It is necessarily selective, but I hope that I have identified the principal figures, and the principal intellectual preoccupations, that have formed Western philosophy since Descartes.


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