A Short History of Philosophy

A Short History of Philosophy

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This is a general history of philosophy, written in an accessible style. It focuses on Western philosophy but also discusses non-Western philosophical traditions. The authors cover major philosophers and movements as well as minor but interesting figures. They treat serious religious thought as philosophical, and include information about the Jewish, Christian, and other religious traditions.
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  • Hardback | 346 pages
  • 154.94 x 236.22 x 27.94mm | 657.71g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0195086473
  • 9780195086478

About Professor Robert C. Solomon

About the Authors Robert C. Solomon is Quincy Lee Centennial Professor of Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of more than twenty books, including From Hegel to Existentialism, About Love, and A Passion for Justice.Kathleen M. Higgins is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin. She is the author or editor of many books, including Nietzsche's Zarathustra and The Music of Our Lives. This is their sixth book together.
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