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Philosophy for dummies

Author: Thomas V Morris
Publisher: Foster City, CA : IDG Books Worldwide, ©1999.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers an introduction to the important ideas of philosophy, relating the thinking of philosophers to the modern world and discussing the major problems addressed by this discipline.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas V Morris
ISBN: 0764551531 9780764551536
OCLC Number: 42447833
Language Note: Text in English.
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxii, 361 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part I What Is Philosophy, Anyway? 11 --
Part II How Do We Know Anything? 39 --
Part III What Is the Good? 81 --
Part IV Are We Ever Really Free? 123 --
Part V The Incredible, Invisible You 149 --
Part VI What's the Deal with Death? 185 --
Part VII Is There a God? 231 --
Part VIII The Meaning of Life 279 --
Part IX The Part of Tens 323.
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: by Tom Morris.
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Philosophy at its best is an activity more than a body of knowledge. In an ancient sense, done right, it is a healing art. It s intellectual self-defense. It s a form of therapy. But it s also  Read more...

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