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Historical introduction to philosophy

by Albert Hakim

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Published by Prentice Hall in Upper Saddle River, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Introductions,
  • Philosophy -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 857-876) and index.

    StatementAlbert B. Hakim.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBD21 .H22 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 884 p. ;
    Number of Pages884
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL982604M
    ISBN 100132625024
    LC Control Number96020260

    Philosophy (from Greek: φιλοσοφία, philosophia, 'love of wisdom') is the study of general and fundamental questions about existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language. Such questions are often posed as problems to be studied or resolved. The term was probably coined by Pythagoras (c. – BCE). Philosophical methods include questioning, critical . Introduction to Philosophy: Philosophy of Mind. Publisher: Rebus Community. Introduction to Philosophy: Philosophy of Mind surveys the central themes in philosophy of mind and places them in a historical and contemporary context intended to engage first-time readers in the field.

    "This ed. is also published in two separate vols." Includes bibliographical references and index Before philosophy: myth in Hesiod and Homer -- Philosophy before Socrates -- The Sophists: rhetoric and relativism in Athens -- Socrates: to know oneself -- The trial and death of Socrates -- Plato: knowing the real and the good -- Aristotle: the reality of the world -- Epicureans, stoics, . This text comprises Hegel's introduction to a series of lectures on the "philosophy of history." As an introduction, the text lays out only the general outline of Hegel's method of "philosophic history"--any details tend to be about theoretical entities and concepts, and there are very few direct analyses of historical periods or events.

    The traditional topics of the "philosophy of nature" — space, time, causality, the structure of the universe — are overwhelmingly present in our modern scientific theories. This book traces the complex paths that discussion of these topics has followed, from . Absolute beginner to philosophy: Is either Anthony Kenny's A New History of Western Philosophy or Norman Melchert's The Great Conversation: A Historical Introduction to Philosophy a first book to dive into the field?


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