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Philosophy : the classics, Nigel Warburton

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Philosophy : the classics
Title
Philosophy
Title remainder
the classics
Statement of responsibility
Nigel Warburton
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In his exemplary clear style, Warburton introduces and assesses twenty-seven philosophical classics from Plato s Republic to Rawls A Theory of Justice. For the third edition there is new text design and revised further reading make this the ideal book for all students, while three new chapters on Nietzsche s Beyond Good and Evil, Russell s The Problems of Philosophy and Sartre s Existentialism and Humanism mean that all the A Level set texts are covered. This brisk and invigorating tour through the great books of western philosophy explores the works of Plato, Aristotle, Boethius, Machiavelli, Descartes, Hobbes, Spinoza, Locke, Hume, Rousseau, Kant, Schopenhauer, Mill, Kierkegaard, Marx and Engels, Nietzsche, Russell, Ayer, Sartre, Wittgenstein, and Rawls. Offering twenty-seven guidebooks for the price of one, this is the most comprehensive introduction to philosophers and their texts currently available. -- Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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1962-
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Warburton, Nigel
Dewey number
100
Index
index present
LC call number
B72
LC item number
.W37 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy
Label
Philosophy : the classics, Nigel Warburton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductions -- 1. Plato The Republic -- 2. Aristotle Nicomachean Ethics -- 3. Boethius The Consolation of Philosophy -- 4. Niccolo Machiavlli The Prince -- 5. Michael Eyquem de Montaigne The Essays -- 6. Rene Descartes Meditations -- 7. Thomas Hobbes Leviathan -- 8. Baruch de Spinoza Ethics -- 9. John Locke An Essay Concerning Human Understanding -- 10. John Locke Second Treatise of Government -- 11. David Hume An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding -- 12. David Hume Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion -- 13. Jean-Jacques Rousseau The Social Contract -- 14. Immanuel Kant Critique of Pure Reason -- 15. Immanuel Kant Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals -- 16. Thomas Paine The Rights of Man -- 17. Arthur Schopenhauer The World as Will and Idea -- 18. John Stuart Mill On Liberty -- 19. John Stuart Mill Utilitarianism -- 20. Søren Kierkegaard Either/Or -- 21. Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels The German Ideology, Part One -- 22. Friedrich Nietzsche Beyond Good and Evil -- 23. Friedrich Nietzsche On the Genealogy of Morality -- 24. Bertrand Russell The Problems of Philosophy -- 25. A.J. Ayer Language, Truth and Logic -- 26. R.G. Collingwood The Principles of Art -- 27. Jean-Paul Sartre Being and Nothingness -- 28. Jean-Paul Starte Existentialism and Humanism -- 29. Karl Popper The Open Society and Its Enemies -- 30. Ludwig Wittgenstein Philosophical Investigations -- 31. Thomas Kuhn The Structure of Scientific Revolutions -- 32. John Rawls A Theory of Justice -- Index
Control code
ocn783169006
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xvi, 294 pages
Isbn
9781315849201
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Lccn
2013028411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415534666
  • (OCoLC)783169006
Label
Philosophy : the classics, Nigel Warburton
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductions -- 1. Plato The Republic -- 2. Aristotle Nicomachean Ethics -- 3. Boethius The Consolation of Philosophy -- 4. Niccolo Machiavlli The Prince -- 5. Michael Eyquem de Montaigne The Essays -- 6. Rene Descartes Meditations -- 7. Thomas Hobbes Leviathan -- 8. Baruch de Spinoza Ethics -- 9. John Locke An Essay Concerning Human Understanding -- 10. John Locke Second Treatise of Government -- 11. David Hume An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding -- 12. David Hume Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion -- 13. Jean-Jacques Rousseau The Social Contract -- 14. Immanuel Kant Critique of Pure Reason -- 15. Immanuel Kant Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals -- 16. Thomas Paine The Rights of Man -- 17. Arthur Schopenhauer The World as Will and Idea -- 18. John Stuart Mill On Liberty -- 19. John Stuart Mill Utilitarianism -- 20. Søren Kierkegaard Either/Or -- 21. Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels The German Ideology, Part One -- 22. Friedrich Nietzsche Beyond Good and Evil -- 23. Friedrich Nietzsche On the Genealogy of Morality -- 24. Bertrand Russell The Problems of Philosophy -- 25. A.J. Ayer Language, Truth and Logic -- 26. R.G. Collingwood The Principles of Art -- 27. Jean-Paul Sartre Being and Nothingness -- 28. Jean-Paul Starte Existentialism and Humanism -- 29. Karl Popper The Open Society and Its Enemies -- 30. Ludwig Wittgenstein Philosophical Investigations -- 31. Thomas Kuhn The Structure of Scientific Revolutions -- 32. John Rawls A Theory of Justice -- Index
Control code
ocn783169006
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
xvi, 294 pages
Isbn
9781315849201
Isbn Type
(ebk)
Lccn
2013028411
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415534666
  • (OCoLC)783169006

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