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The Blackwell companion to philosophy

Author: Nicholas Bunnin; E P Tsui-James
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2003.
Series: Blackwell companions to philosophy.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
An introduction to philosophy looks at key issues, figures, and movements in the field.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Blackwell companion to philosophy.
Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2003
(DLC) 2002023053
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Bunnin; E P Tsui-James
ISBN: 9780470996362 0470996366 9780470997871 0470997877 9781405164443 1405164441 9780631219071 0631219072 9780631219088 0631219080
OCLC Number: 184983614
Description: 1 online resource (xviii, 951 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Contemporary Philosophy in the United States / John R. Searle --
Contemporary Philosophy: A Second Look / Bernard Williams --
Part I: Areas of Philosophy --
Epistemology / A.C. Grayling --
Metaphysics / Simon Blackburn --
Philosophy of Language / Martin Davies --
Philosophy of Logic / A.W. Moore --
Philosophy of Mind / William G. Lycan --
Ethics / John Skorupski --
Aesthetics / Sebastian Gardner --
Political and Social Philosophy / David Archard --
Philosophy of Science / David Papineau --
Philosophy of Biology / Elliott Sober --
Philosophy of Mathematics / Mary Tiles --
Philosophy of Social Science / Martin Hollis --
Philosophy of Law / N.E. Simmonds --
Philosophy of History / Leon Pompa --
Philosophy of Religion / Charles Taliaferro --
Applied Ethics / John Haldane --
Bioethics, Genethics and Medical Ethics / Rebecca Bennett, Charles A. Erin, John Harris and Søren Holm --
Environmental Ethics / Holmes Rolston --
Business Ethics / Georges Enderle --
Philosophy and Feminism / Jean Grimshaw and Miranda Fricker --
Ethnicity, Culture and Philosophy / Robert Bernasconi --
Part II: History of Philosophy --
Ancient Greek Philosophy / Robert Wardy --
Plato and Aristotle / Lesley Brown --
Medieval Philosophy / Jorge J.E. Gracia --
Bacon / Stephen Gaukroger --
Descartes and Malebranche / Richard Francks and George Macdonald Ross --
Spinoza and Leibniz / Richard Francks and George Macdonald Ross --
Hobbes / Tom Sorell --
Locke / R.S. Woolhouse --
Berkeley / Howard Robinson --
Hume / Peter Jones --
Kant / David Bell --
Hegel / Michael Inwood --
Marx / Richard Norman --
Bentham, Mill and Sidgwick / Ross Harrison --
Pragmatism / Susan Haack --
Frege and Russell / R.M. Sainsbury --
Moore / Thomas Baldwin --
Wittgenstein / David Pears --
Nietzsche / David E. Cooper --
Husserl and Heidegger / Taylor Carman --
Sartre, Foucault and Derrida / Gary Gutting.
Series Title: Blackwell companions to philosophy.
Responsibility: edited by Nicholas Bunnin and E.P. Tsui-James.


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