Elements of Philosophy An Introduction, with Free PowerWeb

ISBN-10: 0072504358

ISBN-13: 9780072504354

Edition: 4th 2002 (Revised)

Authors: Samuel Enoch Stumpf, Donald C. Abel

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Book details

List price: $74.38
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 7/26/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 586
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.848
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
What Is Philosophy?
Plato, Euthyphro (complete)
Theory of Knowledge
Opinion and Knowledge Plato, The Republic (selection)
Knowledge through Reason Descartes, Meditations on First Philosophy (selection)
Knowledge through Experience Hume, An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding (selection)
Experience Structured by the Mind Kant, Critique of Pure Reason (selection)
Knowing and Doing James, Pragmatism (selection)
Knowledge and Emotion Jaggar, Love and Knowledge (selection)
Philosophy of Religion
Proving the Existence of God Anselm, Proslogion (selection) Aquinas, Summa Theologiae (selection) Paley, Natural Theology (selection) Dawkins, The Blind Watchmaker (selection)
Justifying Religious Belief Pascal, Pensées (selection) James, The Will to Believe (selection) Freud, The Future of an Illusion (selection)
Confronting the Problem of Evil Mackie, Evil and Omnipotence (complete) Hick, Philosophy of Religion (selection)
Metaphysics
Idealism and Materialism Berkeley, Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philonous (selection) Armstrong, Naturalism, Materialism and First Philosophy (selection)
The Mind-Body Problem Descartes, Meditations on First Philosophy (selection) Searle, Minds, Brains and Science (selection)
Physics and Metaphysics O'Hear, Introduction to the Philosophy of Science(selection)
Personal Identity and Immortality
Personal Identity Hume, A Treatise of Human Nature (selection) Reid, Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man (selection) Dennett, The Origin of Selves (complete) Pali Canon (selection)
Immortality Plato, Phaedo (selection) Penelhum, Religion and Rationality (selection)
Freedom to Choose
Libertarianism James, The Dilemma of Determinism (selection) Taylor, Metaphysics (selection)
Determinism Hospers, Meaning and Free Will (selection) Skinner, Walden Two (selection)
Compatibilism Stace, Religion and the Modern Mind (selection) Radhakrishnan, Indian Philosophy (selection)
Ethics
Fulfilling Human Nature Aristotle, Nicomachean Ethics (selection)
Loving God Augustine, The Morals of the Catholic Church & The City of God (selections)
Following Natural Law Aquinas, Summa Theologiae (selection)
Doing One's Duty Kant, Fundamental Principles of the Metaphysics of Morals (selection)
Maximizing Utility Mill, Utilitarianism (selection)
Turning Values Upside Down Nietzsche, Human, All Too Human & Beyond Good and Evil (selections)
Creating Ourselves Sartre, Existentialism Is a Humanism (selection)
Hearing the Feminine Voice Gilligan, In a Different Voice (selection) Baier, What Do Women Want in a Moral Theory? (selection)
Political and Social Philosophy
The State as Natural Plato, The Republic (selection) Aristotle, Politics (selection)
The State as a Social Contract Hobbes, Philosophical Rudiments Concerning Government and Society (selection) Locke, The Second Treatise of Government (selection)
Liberty of the Individual Mill, On Liberty (selection)
Alienation in Capitalism Marx, Economic and Philosophic Manuscripts of 1844 (selection)
Justice and Social Trust Rawls, A Theory of Justice (selection) Nozick, Anarchy, State, and Utopia (selection) Held, Rights and Goods (selection)
Women in Society Wollstonecraft, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (selection) De Beauvoir, The Second Sex (selection)
Conclusion: The Value of Philosophy Russell, The Problems of Philosophy (selection) Midgley, Philosophical Plumbing (selection)
Glossary
For Further Reading
Index
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