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More philosophy for teens : examining reality and knowledge

Author: Sharon M Kaye; Paul Thomson; Jon Compton
Publisher: Waco, TX : Prufrock Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Provides a teenager-friendly examination of the philosophy underlying everyday issues, such as identity, freedom, and the meaning of life. Includes discussion questions, activities, and exercises to promote active learning.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon M Kaye; Paul Thomson; Jon Compton
ISBN: 9781593632922 1593632924 9781593632946 1593632940
OCLC Number: 153773241
Description: 179 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: The self. Who am I? --
Am I the same person I used to be? --
Am I free? --
How should I live? --
Knowledge. Is knowledge the greatest virtue? --
Can computers think? --
What is it like to be somebody else? --
What if tomorrow never comes? --
The universe. Is the world around us real? --
Does the universe have a beginning? --
Is the universe finite or infinite in size? --
What is the difference between genuine science and pseudoscience? --
God. Is the natural world an accident? --
Is it reasonable to believe? --
What is the meaning of life?
Responsibility: Sharon M. Kaye & Paul Thomson ; illustrated by Jon Compton.

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Provides a teenager-friendly examination of the philosophy underlying everyday issues, such as identity, freedom, and the meaning of life. Includes discussion questions, activities, and exercises to promote active learning.

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