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Introduction to philosophy

Author: William James Earle
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1992.
Series: McGraw-Hill's college core books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Essential facts to help you review your course or study for exams FAST! Handy, affordable, and accessible, this book covers the major fields of philosophy without overwhelming you with unnecessary details. You get a complete overview of Introduction to Philosophy, Philosophical Issues, or Problems of Philosophy fundamentalsin a convenient, easy-to-use resource that's compatible with virtually every standard textbook  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Introductions
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William James Earle
ISBN: 0070187835 9780070187832
OCLC Number: 24214474
Notes: "An American BookWorks Corporation project."
"A Schaum publication"--Cover.
Description: vi, 308 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The nature of philosophy; epistemology; philosophy of science; metaphysics; philosophy of mind; philosophy of language; ethics; social and political philosophy; philosophy of religion; esthetics.
Series Title: McGraw-Hill's college core books.
Responsibility: William James Earle.
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A comprehensive review of the material covered in a college-level - Introduction to Philosophy course. This book provides an overview to the nature of philosophy, epistemology, the philosophy of  Read more...

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