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Wisdom without answers : a brief introduction to philosophy

Author: Daniel Kolak; Raymond Martin
Publisher: Belmont, CA : Wadsworth Thomson Learning, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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Where - When - Who - Freedom - Knowledge - God - Reality - Experience - Consciousness - Cosmos - Death - Meaning - Ethics - Values.
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Genre/Form: Introductions
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Kolak; Raymond Martin
ISBN: 0534534651 9780534534653
OCLC Number: 46422048
Description: xii, 162 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface. Introduction. Puzzles. Points of View. Wisdom. 1. WHERE. Location. Nowhereness. 2. WHEN. Time. Now. Eternity. 3. WHO. Self. Identity. Impermanence. 4. FREEDOM. Causation. Randomness. 5. KNOWLEDGE. Belief. Evidence. Reliability. 6. GOD. Arguments. Faith. Mystery. 7. REALITY. Objects. Perception. Interpretation. 8. EXPERIENCE. Sensation. Thought. 9. CONSCIOUSNESS. Reduction. Science. Mind. 10. COSMOS. Science vs. Religion. Nothingness. Ultimate Questions. 11. DEATH. Souls. Explanation. Survival. 12. MEANING. Life. Struggles. Success. 13. ETHICS. Authority. Conditioning. Conscience. 14. VALUES. Values. Facts. Self-Knowledge. Epilogue: Concluding Unphilosophical Postscript. Uncrossable Rivers. Isometrics for the Mind. Unanswerable Questions. Philosophical Connections. Name Index.
Responsibility: Daniel Kolak, Raymond Martin.
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Where - When - Who - Freedom - Knowledge - God - Reality - Experience - Consciousness - Cosmos - Death - Meaning - Ethics - Values.

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Preface. Introduction. Puzzles. Points of View. Wisdom. 1. WHERE. Location. Nowhereness. 2. WHEN. Time. Now. Eternity. 3. WHO. Self. Identity. Impermanence. 4. FREEDOM. Causation. Randomness. 5. Read more...

 
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