A History of Western Philosophy

A History of Western Philosophy : The Classical Mind, Volume I

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A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY examines the nature of philosophical enterprise and philosophy's role in Western culture. Jones and Fogelin weave key passages from classic philosophy works into their comments and criticisms, giving A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY the combined advantages of a source book and textbook. The text concentrates on major figures in each historical period, combining exposition with direct quotations from the philosophers themselves. The text places philosophers in appropriate cultural context and shows how their theories reflect the concerns of their times.
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  • Paperback | 378 pages
  • 154.94 x 231.14 x 22.86mm | 544.31g
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • English
  • Express Edition
  • 0155383124
  • 9780155383128
  • 1,554,275

About Robert Fogelin

Robert J. Fogelin is Professor of Philosophy and Sherman Fairchild Professor in the Humanities at Dartmouth College.
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