Philosophy: The Basics

Philosophy: The Basics

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Philosophy: The Basics is the book for anyone coming to philosophy for the first time. Nigel Warburton's best selling book gently eases the reader into the world of philosophy. Each chapter considers a key area of philosophy, explaining and exploring the basic ideas and themes.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 192 pages
  • 136.4 x 205.5 x 21.1mm | 267.62g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • 3rd New edition
  • 0415146933
  • 9780415146937

Table of contents

Introduction 1. God 2. Right and Wrong 3. Politics 4. the External World 5. Science 6. the Mind 7. Art
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'Philosophy: The Basics deservedly remains the most recommended introductionto philosophy on the market. Warburton is patient, accurate and, above all, clear. There is no better short introduction to philosophy.' - Stephen Law
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