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    Description'A definitive work...explains clearly and succinctly concepts and theories at the heart of European and American philosophy.' - Brenda Almond. What do philosophers mean by 'absolute' and 'akrasia'? What are 'Polish notation' and 'prime matter'? What contributions to human thought were made by Plato, Machiavelli, Kant and Derrida? These questions and many more are answered by this illuminating dictionary, which draws on contributions from over 100 leading philosophers.

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    The Penguin Dictionary of Philosophy
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Thomas Mautner
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 688
    Width: 128 mm
    Height: 190 mm
    Thickness: 34 mm
    Weight: 481 g
    ISBN 13: 9780141018409
    ISBN 10: 0141018402

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    LC classification: B41 .M38 2005
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    Edition statement
    2nd ed.
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Penguin Books Ltd
    Publication date
    27 December 2005
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    Author Information
    Thomas Mautner is Visiting Fellow in the School of Humanities at the Australian National University, He has published papers in academic journals and has lectured widely on 17th and 18th century philosophy, moral and political thought and national rights.