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The Resource Plato and a platypus walk into a bar-- : understanding philosophy through jokes, Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein

Plato and a platypus walk into a bar-- : understanding philosophy through jokes, Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein

Label
Plato and a platypus walk into a bar-- : understanding philosophy through jokes
Title
Plato and a platypus walk into a bar--
Title remainder
understanding philosophy through jokes
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Teaches the principles and concepts of philosophy through one-liner jokes, vaudeville humor, cartoons, and limericks, in an irreverent introduction to the great philosophers and philosophical traditions, from Existentialism to Logic
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cathcart, Thomas
Dewey number
102/.07
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BD31
LC item number
.C38 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Klein, Daniel M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy
  • Filosofi
  • Filosofi
  • Filosofía
  • Filosofía
Label
Plato and a platypus walk into a bar-- : understanding philosophy through jokes, Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0813/2008008999.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Abrams Image, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Philogagging: an introduction -- Metaphysics -- Logic -- Epistemology -- Ethics -- Philosophy of religion -- Existentialism -- Philosophy of language -- Social and political philosophy -- Relativity -- Meta-philosophy -- Summa time : a conclusion -- Final exam -- Great moments in the history of philosophy
Control code
ocn213384822
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780143113874
Lccn
2008008999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o213384822
  • (OCoLC)213384822
Label
Plato and a platypus walk into a bar-- : understanding philosophy through jokes, Thomas Cathcart & Daniel Klein
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0813/2008008999.html
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Abrams Image, 2006
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Philogagging: an introduction -- Metaphysics -- Logic -- Epistemology -- Ethics -- Philosophy of religion -- Existentialism -- Philosophy of language -- Social and political philosophy -- Relativity -- Meta-philosophy -- Summa time : a conclusion -- Final exam -- Great moments in the history of philosophy
Control code
ocn213384822
Dimensions
18 cm
Extent
215 pages
Isbn
9780143113874
Lccn
2008008999
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o213384822
  • (OCoLC)213384822

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