Skip to content

Discovering Philosophy

ISBN-10: 0135080037

ISBN-13: 9780135080030

Edition: 1996 (Abridged)

Authors: Thomas I. White

List price: $70.80
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

Description:

For introductory philosophy courses. Discovering Philosophy, is a comprehensive introduction to philosophy that is specially designed for students who are more comfortable with secondary, rather than primary sources. Using more accessible content that is unintimidating yet intellectually engaging, it relates the philosophical issues to students' own experiences and challenges them to do philosophy on their own.
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $70.80
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 2/29/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 489
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.342
Language: English

INTRODUCTION
What Is Philosophy?
Philosophical Thinking
EXPLORING THE BASICS OF WHO WE ARE AND DEALING WITH OTHERS
The Case for Determinism
The Case for Freedom
Right and Wrong
Why Virtue?
Democracy
THE WORLD OF THEORY
The Nature of Reality
What Is Knowledge?
Does God Exist?
The Purpose of Life: Marx and Buddha
EMERGING ISSUES
Scientific Explanations of Reality
Does Gender Affect How We Think?
Is a Dolphin a "Person" ?
A FINAL WORD
Glossary
Appendix: Writing about Philosophy
Index