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A Passion for Wisdom By Professor Robert C. Solomon

A Passion for Wisdom

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Perfect for readers eager to acquire a basic familiarity with the history of philosophy but intimidated by the task, A Passion for Wisdom is a lively, accessible, and highly enjoyable tour of the world's great ideas.
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A Passion for Wisdom Summary


A Passion for Wisdom: A Very Brief History of Philosophy by Professor Robert C. Solomon

This is a greatly abridged adaptation of Solomon and Higgins' 1995 OUP publication, A Short History of Philosophy. As in the longer book, the authors offer a guided tour of the full panorama of philosophy. Here, however, they concentrate on a few highlights of world philosophical history, offering the general reader a quick and painless introduction to the world's great philosophers.

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A Passion for Wisdom Reviews


"Solomon and Higgins have managed to keep their history clear and understandable, and the newcomer should have no difficulty tracing its development."--Library Journal


"Solomon and Higgins have managed to keep their history clear and understandable, and the newcomer should have no difficulty tracing its development."--Library Journal

"Solomon and Higgins have managed to keep their history clear and understandable, and the newcomer should have no difficulty tracing its development."--Library Journal


"Solomon and Higgins have managed to keep their history clear and understandable, and the newcomer should have no difficulty tracing its development."--Library Journal


About Professor Robert C. Solomon


Robert C. Solomon and Kathleen M. Higgins are both Professors of Philosophy at the University of Texas.

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GOR004500563
A Passion for Wisdom: A Very Brief History of Philosophy by Professor Robert C. Solomon
Professor Robert C. Solomon
Used - Good
Paperback
Oxford University Press Inc
1999-02-01
156
0195112091
9780195112092
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.