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Philosophy for beginners

Author: Nick Radford
Publisher: London : Usborne Publishing Ltd., 2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
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Philosophy is a way of thinking about just about anything. It asks big questions from nature of reality to what beauty is. Using lively examples and thought experiments, this book provides an accessible introduction to a wide range of philosophical questions and invites the reader think about things in ways they may not have done before. Cartoons, comic strips and diagrams offer simple explanations of big ideas.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Introductions
Juvenile works
Introductions Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nick Radford
ISBN: 9781474950886 1474950884
OCLC Number: 1144739977
Target Audience: 10+.
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (colour) ; 24 cm
Contents: Knowledge --
The mind --
Beauty and art --
God --
Politics --
How to be good --
Time and identity --
Logic and language --
The meaning of life.
Responsibility: Nick Radford.

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Philosophy is a way of thinking about just about anything. It asks big questions, such as "how can I be good?" or "what makes something beautiful?" Using lively examples, humorous illustrations and  Read more...

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