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A Journey Through Philosophy in 101 Anecdotes

Nicholas Rescher
Format
Book
Published
Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015.
Language
English
Variant Title
Journey through philosophy in one hundred and one anecdotes
Journey through philosophy in one hundred one anecdotes
ISBN
9780822963356 (paperback : acid-free paper), 0822963353 (paperback : acid-free paper)
Summary
"The first comprehensive chronology of philosophical anecdotes, from antiquity to the current era. Rescher introduces the major thinkers, texts, and historical periods of Western philosophy, recounting many of the stories philosophers have used over time to engage with issues of philosophical concern: questions of meaning, truth, knowledge, value, action, and ethics. Rescher's anecdotes touch on a wide range of themes--from logic to epistemology, ethics to metaphysics"--
Description
xii, 289 pages ; 21 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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