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Ten Great Works of Philosophy

Robert Paul Wolff

Ten Great Works of Philosophy

by Robert Paul Wolff

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Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History & Surveys - General,
  • Philosophy

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    FormatUnknown Binding
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9719023M
    ISBN 101417739185
    ISBN 109781417739189

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Reader Q&A. Lists with This Book. Community Reviews. Ten Great Works of Philosophy Introductory Remarks to the Reader Plato: Apology; Crito and the Dath of Socrates, from Phaedo Aristotle: Politics St.

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Absent are many other great works of practical philosophy, and of course, other great works of theoretical and systemic philosophy. I’m not saying those are without value. I’m just saying that when most people wake up and try to make the most of their lives–or often, just struggle to get by–that’s not what they’re looking for.

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Table of Contents. Ten Great Works of Philosophy Introductory Remarks to the Reader Plato: Apology; Crito and the Dath of Socrates, from Phaedo Aristotle: Politics St. Anselm and St.

Thomas Aquinas: Proofs for the Existence of God: The Ontological Proof of St. Anselm, from Proslogium; St.

Thomas' Proofs of God's Existence, from The Summa Theologica Renée. John Marenbon's top 10 books on philosophy Yet the great works of the past are likely to be far more impressive and interesting than anything being done now - partly because modern philosophy Author: Guardian Staff.

Ten Great Works of Philosophy by Robert Paul Wolff Estimated delivery business days Format Mass Market Paperback Condition Brand New Description From ancient Greece to 19th-century America, this collection traces the history of civilization through the seminal works of its most influential thinkers including Plato, Aristotle, St.

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Apology of Socrates by Plato. In this short and accessible dialogue, Plato deals about Socrates’ death and through this draws the figure of the philosopher.

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