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Action philosophers

Author: Fred Van Lente
Publisher: Milwaukie, OR : Dark Horse Books, October 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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In graphic novel format, explains the theories of various philosophers through humorous examples and anecdotes.
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Genre/Form: Comic books, strips, etc
Graphic novels
Humor Comic books, strips, etc
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fred Van Lente
ISBN: 9781616555399 1616555394
OCLC Number: 874719490
Notes: "The tenth anniversary ü̈beredition!"--Title page.
"This volume collects Action philosophers #1-#9 and additional material from The More than complete action philosophers, origally published by Evil Twin Comics, and Action philosophy, originally published in Dark Horse presents."--T.p. verso.
Description: 314 pages : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: Pre-Socratics! --
Lao Tzu! --
Confucius! --
Plato! --
Aristotle! --
Diogenes the cynic! --
Epicurus! --
Aepictetus the stoic! --
St. Augustine! --
Bodhidharma! --
Rumi! --
St. Thomas Aquinas! --
Machiavelli! --
Isaac Lurial! --
Francis Bacon! --
René Descartes! --
Thomas Hobbes! --
Baruch Spinoza! --
George Berkeley! --
Gottfried Leibniz! --
David Hume! --
Jean-Jacques Rousseau! --
Thomas Jefferson! --
Immanuel Kant! --
Mary Wollstonecraft! --
Georg Hegel & Arthur Schopenhauer! --
Auguste Comte! --
Søren Kierkegaard! --
Karl Marx! --
John Stuart Mill! --
Friedrich Nietzsche! --
William James! --
Sigmund Freud! --
Carl Jung! --
Ludwig Wittgenstein! --
Jean-Paul Sartre! --
Joseph Campbell! --
Ayn Rand! --
Michel Foucault! --
Jacques Derrida!.
Responsibility: by Fred Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey ; cover art by Ryan Dunlavey.
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In graphic novel format, explains the theories of various philosophers through humorous examples and anecdotes.

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