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A history of Western thought

Author: Stephen Trombley
Publisher: London : Atlantic Books, 2013, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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For the reader who has lain awake fretting over his tenuous grasp of the Aristotelian syllogism, or the ontological argument for the existence of God, or the nature of Kant's categorical imperative; or who simply struggles to tell his Frege from his Feuerbach, his Husserl from his Heidegger, his Saussure from his Sartre ..., help is finally at hand.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Trombley
ISBN: 9780857898746 0857898744
OCLC Number: 855199870
Description: 277 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Stephen Trombley.

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A short, sharp and entertaining survey of the development of all aspects of the Western philosophical tradition from the ancient Greeks to the present day.  Read more...

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Such is the breadth of reference in this book that even experts are bound to come across numerous things they didn't know Observer A compressed but lucid journey through 2,500 years of philosophy Read more...

 
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