A companion volume to The Story of Mathematics, The Story of Medicine and The Story of Physics, this book traces the strands of thought in western philosophy from the Ancient Greeks to the present day.
Author: Anne Rooney
Publisher: Arcturus Publishing
"The Story of Philosophy" chronicles the ideas of the great thinkers, the economic and intellectual environments which influenced them, and the personal traits and adventures out of which each philosophy grew.
Author: Will Durant
Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand
What the Tortoise Taught Us offers a lively, concise journey through western philosophy that explores the lives of major philosophers, their ideas, and how their thinking continues to influence our lives today.
Author: Burton Porter
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
This book was written out of a sense of hopefulness; a sense that there is an answer to the perennial question asked by members of our species: Is there a state of mind which I can attain which will make my life wonderful, a joy to live?
Author: William J. Pardue
Publisher: Arena books
THE STORY OF PHILOSOPHY . CHAPTER I . THE FIRST PHILOSOPHERS .
WILL you do me a favour , reader , and abstract your mind for a moment ? Put a
barrier between the scene around and your eyes . Shut your ears to the myriads
Author: Aston Leigh
"The Best of All Possible Worlds is a wonderfully engaging book. Nadler, with his characteristic clarity, has produced a true and rare philosophical page-turner."--Michael Della Rocca, Yale University
Author: Steven M. Nadler
Publisher: Princeton University Press
general significance. This story, however, is not the only one that there is to be
told. In particular, there is also a story to be told about the revival of a version of
the realist conception of analysis. Perhaps this conception, the view of
Author: Anat Biletzki