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The making of a philosopher : my journey through twentieth-century philosophy

Author: Colin McGinn
Publisher: New York ; London : Scribner, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Doing for philosophy what Sacks and Gould did for science, Colin McGinn makes basic philosophical concepts accessible to the layperson 'by describing what it is like to be a philosopher from the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Colin McGinn; Colin McGinn
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin McGinn
ISBN: 0743231791 9780743231794 0743231805 9780743231800
OCLC Number: 155886359
Description: 256 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Colin McGinn.

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McGinn is a distinguished philosopher, and a professor at Rutgers in New York. This elegantly reticent memoir is an autobiography of sorts - though one which is more interested in ideas than in Read more...

 
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