Falling in Love with Wisdom
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Falling in Love with Wisdom : American Philosophers Talk About Their Calling

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In this collection, a wide variety of American philosophers attempt to explain why they were drawn to philosophy and the difference it has made in their lives. Among the contributors are: Henry E. Kyburg, Jr., Joel Feinberg, Alfred Mele, Walter B. Gulick, Robert Solomon, Robert G. Shoemaker, and David D. Karnos.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 134.9 x 201.9 x 14.5mm | 248.82g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised ed.
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0195089170
  • 9780195089172

About David D. Karnos

David D. Karnos is Professor of Philosophy at Eastern Montana College. Robert G. Shoemaker is Professor of Philosophy, Emeritus, at Hendrix College.show more

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all are well written and well edited, and they form a rich, textured, and satisfying whole as a compendium of biographical insight and purpose ... delightful book Library Journalshow more

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