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Nothing so absurd : an invitation to philosophy

Author: Phillip Hoffmann
Publisher: Peterborough : Broadview Press, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This accessible, non-technical introduction to Philosophy is intended both for the undergraduate new to the discipline and the general reader. The focus is as much on contemporary issues as it is on  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Introductions
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Phillip Hoffmann
ISBN: 1551114089 9781551114088
OCLC Number: 249806045
Description: XII, 196 Seiten
Responsibility: Phillip Hoffmann.
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"Hoffmann's Nothing So Absurd is a delightful read--it's never condescending in tone or vocabulary. It'll make the reader stretch, without ever losing interest." -- Paul Viminitz, University of Read more...

 
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