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The consequences of ideas : understanding the concepts that shaped our world

Author: R C Sproul
Publisher: Wheaton, IL : Crossway Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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Traces the history of western philosophy from the ancient Greek thinkers through the beliefs and ideas of twentieth-century scholars such as Immanuel Kant and examines the consequences these ideas have had on world events, theology, the arts, and culture.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R C Sproul
ISBN: 9781433503146 143350314X 9781433511615 1433511614 9781433511622 1433511622
OCLC Number: 262891606
Description: 224 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: The first philosophers --
Plato: realist and idealist --
Aristotle: the philosopher --
Augustine: doctor of grace --
Thomas Aquinas: angelic doctor --
René Descartes: father of modern rationalism --
John Locke: father of modern empiricism --
David Hume: skeptic --
Immanuel Kant: revolutionary philosopher --
Karl Marx: utopian --
Søren Kierkegaard: Danish gadfly --
Fredrich Nietzsche: atheistic existentialist --
Jean-Paul Sartre: litterateur and philosopher --
Darwin and Freud: influential thinkers.
Responsibility: R. C. Sproul.

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Traces the history of western philosophy from the ancient Greek thinkers through the beliefs and ideas of twentieth-century scholars such as Immanuel Kant and examines the consequences these ideas have had on world events, theology, the arts, and culture.

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