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Philosophical conversations

Author: Robert M Martin
Publisher: Peterborough, Ont. ; Orchard Park, N.Y. : Broadview Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Philosophical Conversations is a light, informal and contemporary introduction to the study of philosophy. Using a dialogue format, Robert M. Martin delves into the traditional questions of philosophy in a manner that readers will find engaging." [Back cover].
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Genre/Form: Introductions
Einführung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert M Martin
ISBN: 1551116499 9781551116495
OCLC Number: 61427474
Description: 351 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Conversation I: Philosophy of religion --
Conversation II: Social philosophy --
Conversation III: Ethics --
Conversation IV: Mind and body --
Conversation V: Determanism, free will, and punishment --
Conversation VI: Knowledge --
Conversation VII Identity, meaning.
Responsibility: Robert M. Martin.
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An informal and amusing introduction, this book engages students with in-depth dialogues on the standard philosophical questions.  Read more...

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