The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy
Author : Thomas Mautner
Publisher : Penguin
Total Pages : 0
Release : 2005-12-27
ISBN 10 : 9780141018409
ISBN 13 : 0141018402
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy Book Description:

Stimulating and authoritative, The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy is the ideal reference work for anyone with an interest in the subject. Laid out simply for ease of use and put in straightforward language are definitions of terms from akrasia to zetetic. What do philosophers mean by absolute and prime matter? Is there any link between the gambler’s fallacy and the uncertainty principle, or the barber paradox and Occam’s razor? These questions and many more are answered in this illuminating dictionary. The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy features: Extensive coverage of the Western tradition in logic, metaphysics, ethics, and epistemology from c. 600 BC to the present day Incisive overviews of thinkers from Plato and Kant to Derrida and Habermas Powerful self-portraits by leading modern philosophers Contributions from more than a hundred leading philosophers


The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Thomas Mautner
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-12-27 - Publisher: Penguin

Stimulating and authoritative, The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy is the ideal reference work for anyone with an interest in the subject. Laid out simply for
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Language: en
Pages: 641
Authors: Thomas Mautner
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)

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Language: en
Pages: 880
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Categories: Psychology
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Language: en
Pages: 412
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Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

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Language: en
Pages: 381
Authors:
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Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: PediaPress

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Language: en
Pages: 393
Authors: Andrew Bailey
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-08 - Publisher: Broadview Press

First Philosophy: Values and Society brings together classic and ground-breaking readings on ethics and political philosophy. Andrew Bailey’s highly regarded
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Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: Andrew Bailey
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-08 - Publisher: Broadview Press

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Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: John W. Carlson
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-16 - Publisher: University of Notre Dame Pess

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Language: en
Pages: 519
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The Penguin Dictionary of Clichés
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Julia Cresswell
Categories: Clichés
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Penguin Mass Market

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