The Dream Of Enlightenment The Rise Of Modern Philosophy

Author: Anthony Gottlieb
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 163149208X
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In his landmark survey of Western philosophy from the Greeks to the Renaissance, The Dream of Reason, Anthony Gottlieb documented the first burst, which came in the Athens of Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle.

A New History Of Western Philosophy

Author: Anthony Kenny
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191642916
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This book is no less than a guide to the whole of Western philosophy—the ideas that have undergirded our civilization for two-and-a-half thousand years.

The Edge Of Reason

Author: Julian Baggini
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300208235
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Rationality and reason have become political, disputed concepts, subject to easy dismissal. Julian Baggini argues eloquently that we must recover our reason and reassess its proper place, neither too highly exalted nor completely maligned.

History Of Western Philosophy

Author: Bertrand Russell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135692912
Size: 60.36 MB
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Now in a special gift edition, and featuring a brand new foreword by Anthony Gottlieb, this is a dazzlingly unique exploration of the works of significant philosophers throughout the ages and a definitive must-have title that deserves a ...

Inventing The Individual

Author: Larry Siedentop
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 1846147298
Size: 13.22 MB
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The new book from Larry Siedentop, acclaimed author of Democracy in Europe, Inventing the Individual is a highly original rethinking of how our moral beliefs were formed and their impact on western society today 'Magisterial, timeless, ...

Classical Philosophy

Author: Peter Adamson
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191662046
Size: 80.76 MB
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This is a new kind of history which will bring philosophy to life for all readers, including those coming to the subject for the first time.

The Age Of Genius

Author: A. C. Grayling
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1408843293
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What happened to the European mind between 1605, when an audience watching Macbeth at the Globe might believe that regicide was such an aberration of the natural order that ghosts could burst from the ground, and 1649, when a large crowd, ...

Confessions Of A Philosopher

Author: Bryan Magee
Publisher: Random House Digital, Inc.
ISBN: 0375750363
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The author shares his personal discovery of philosophical questions and the great philosophers, while introducing the reader to the ideas of Russell, Kant, Nietzsche, and Popper