The Philosophy Book by DK

The Philosophy Book by DK

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A guide to more than 2,000 years of thought. It covers the topics ranging from moral ethics to philosophies of religion.

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An innovative and accessible guide to more than 2,000 years of thought To the complete novice learning about philosophy can be daunting - The Philosophy Book changes all that. With the use of powerful and easy-to-follow images, succinct quotations, and explanations that are easily understandable, this book cuts through any misunderstandings to demystify the subject. Each chapter is organised chronologically, and covers not only the big ideas, but the philosophers who first voiced them, as well as cross-referencing with earlier and later ideas and thinkers. The Philosophy Book untangles knotty theories and sheds light on abstract concepts, and is perfect for anyone with a general interest in how our social, political, and ethical ideas are formed, as well as students of philosophy and politics. Covers major and niche topics, from moral ethics to philosophies of religion

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SKU GOR003832514
Title The Philosophy Book
Author By (author) DK
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Year Published 2011
Number of Pages 352
ISBN 10 1405353295
ISBN 13 9781405353298
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
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Description

Details

An innovative and accessible guide to more than 2,000 years of thought To the complete novice learning about philosophy can be daunting - The Philosophy Book changes all that. With the use of powerful and easy-to-follow images, succinct quotations, and explanations that are easily understandable, this book cuts through any misunderstandings to demystify the subject. Each chapter is organised chronologically, and covers not only the big ideas, but the philosophers who first voiced them, as well as cross-referencing with earlier and later ideas and thinkers. The Philosophy Book untangles knotty theories and sheds light on abstract concepts, and is perfect for anyone with a general interest in how our social, political, and ethical ideas are formed, as well as students of philosophy and politics. Covers major and niche topics, from moral ethics to philosophies of religion
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR003832514
Title The Philosophy Book
Author By (author) DK
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Ltd
Year Published 2011
Number of Pages 352
ISBN 10 1405353295
ISBN 13 9781405353298
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: NULL