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Looking at Philosophy The Unbearable Heaviness of Philosophy Made Lighter

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ISBN-10: 0072828951

ISBN-13: 9780072828955

Edition: 4th 2006 (Revised)

Authors: Donald Palmer

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Distilled from Donald Palmer's more than 30 years of teaching experiences, this approachable text exemplifies Dr. Palmer's very successful light-hearted approach to teaching introduction to philosophy. Through the use of humor, drawings, charts, and diagrams, serious philosophical topics come alive for the readers--without compromising the seriousness of the subject matter. The text can be used as a core text or as a supplement to any reader.
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Book details

List price: $62.67
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date: 6/7/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 456
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.298

The Pre-Socratic Philosophers: Sixth And Fifth Centuries
B.C.E. Thales Anaximander
Anaximenes
Pythagoras
Heraclitus
Parmenides
Zeno
Empedocles
Anaxagoras
Leucippus and Democritus
The Athenian Period: Fifth And Fourth Centuries
B.C.E. The Sophists: Protagoras, Gorgias, Thrasymachus, Callicles and Critias
Socrates
Plato
Aristotle
The Hellenistic And Roman Periods: Fourth Century
B.C.E Through Fourth Century
C.E. Epicureanism
Stoicism
Neoplatonism
Medieval And Renaissance Philosophy: Fifth Through The Fifteenth Centuries
Saint Augustine
The Encyclopediasts
John Scotus Eriugena
Saint Anselm
Muslim and Jewish Philosophies: Averro�s, Maimonides
The Problem of Faith and Reason
The Problem of the Universals
Saint Thomas Aquinas
William of Ockham
Renaissance Philosophers
Continental Rationalism And British Empiricism: The Seventeenth And Eighteenth Centuries
Descartes
Hobbes
Spinoza
Leibniz
Locke
Berkeley
Hume
Kant
Post-Kantian British And Continental Philosophy: The Nineteenth Century
Hegel
Schopenhauer
Kierkegaard
Marx
Nietzsche
Utilitarianism: Bentham, Mill
Frege
Pragmatism, The Analytic Tradition, And The Phenomenological Tradition And Its Aftermath: The Twentieth Century
Pragmatism: James, Dewey
The Analytic Tradition: Moore, Russell, Logical Positivism, Wittgenstein, Quine
The Phenomenological Tradition and Its Aftermath: Husserl, Heidegger, Sartre
Structuralism and Poststructuralism: Saussure, L�vi-Strauss, Lacan, Derrida, Irigaray
Glossary
Bibliography
Index