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The history of philosophy

Author: Anne Rooney
Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, 2016.
Series: The history of the humanities and social sciences; History of the humanities and social sciences.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Beautifully illustrated, this book traces the strands of thought in Western philosophy from the ancient Greeks to the present day. The book asks key questions in philosophy explored over the past 2,500 years. Within each question, approaches are considered in chronological order, showing how each philosopher s thoughts have been influenced by those who have gone before. Following the Common Core standard of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Introductions
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Rooney
ISBN: 9781499464009 1499464002
OCLC Number: 943710424
Description: 202 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cm.
Contents: The examined life --
What is there? --
Is there a God? --
What is it to be human? --
What can we know? --
How should we live? --
How do we make a good society? --
At the end of the day.
Series Title: The history of the humanities and social sciences; History of the humanities and social sciences.
Responsibility: Anne Rooney.

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Beautifully illustrated, this book traces the strands of thought in Western philosophy from the ancient Greeks to the present day. The book asks key questions in philosophy explored over the past 2,500 years. Within each question, approaches are considered in chronological order, showing how each philosopher s thoughts have been influenced by those who have gone before. Following the Common Core standard of exploring how two or more authors approach similar subjects, readers will learn how thinking has evolved or diversified over time. Detailed Table of Contents, Full-Color Photographs, Further Information Section, Glossary, Index, Sidebars, Websites.

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