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The Cambridge dictionary of philosophy

Author: Robert Audi
Publisher: New York City : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Third editionView all editions and formats
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"This is the leading, full-scale comprehensive dictionary of philosophical terms and thinkers to appear in English in more than half a century. Written by a team of more than 550 experts and now widely translated, it contains approximately 5,000 entries ranging from short definitions to longer articles. It is designed to facilitate the understanding of philosophy at all levels and in all fields. Key features of this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cambridge dictionary of philosophy.
(DLC) 2014021783
(OCoLC)881280218
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Audi
ISBN: 9781139057509 1139057502
OCLC Number: 927145544
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Winner of Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2015.
Description: 1 online resource (xliv, 1161 pages)
Contents: Contributors --
Preface to the first edition --
Preface to the second edition --
Preface to the third edition --
Dictionary --
Appendix of special symbols and logical notations --
Index of selected names.
Responsibility: general editor Robert Audi, university of Notre Dame ; associate editor, Paul Audi, University of Nebraska, Omaha.
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