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Issues in Philosophy

An Introduction, 2nd Edition

by Calvin Lewis Pinchin

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Topics in philosophy,
  • Western philosophy,
  • Textbooks,
  • Philosophy,
  • History & Surveys - General,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8399515M
    ISBN 101403933952
    ISBN 109781403933959

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Issue 1: Summer Issue 2: Winter Issue 3: Summer Issue 4: Autumn Issue 5: Spring Issue 6: Summer Issue 7: Autumn Issue 8: Winter /94 Issue 9: Summer Issue Autumn Issue Winter /95 Issue Spring/Summer Issue Autumn Issue Winter /96 Issue Spring/Summer Routledge's Issues in Ancient Philosophy exists to bring fresh light to the central themes of ancient philosophy through original studies which focus especially on texts and authors which lie outside the central ‘canon’.

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The authors strive to demonstrate how philosophy illuminates and helps solve some of the important problems facing contemporary man, and /5.

This book deals with philosophical issues with reference to figures such as Descartes, Hume, Russell and Freud. It addresses issues of religion and faith as well as ethics and morality.

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Articles How to Read Philosophy What follows is an extract from a forthcoming book called AQA AS Philosophy by Gerald Jones, Dan Cardinal & Jeremy Hayward – an engaging, student-friendly textbook designed to help UK high school students embrace and enjoy philosophy at AS level.

It seemed such a useful guide that we decided to print it here as well. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Perception and knowledge: Epistemological theories ; Descartes' rationalism; Hume's theory of knowledge ; Russell's Problems of Philosophy ; A. Ayer's Language, Truth and Logic --Problems in the philosophy of mind: Cartesian dualism ; Physicalism ; Persons.

By: Bertrand Russell () Published inThe Problems of Philosophy by Bertrand Russell is one of his most popular books. It renders philosophical issues and questions in a way in which they become relevant and accessible to the man or woman on the street, provoking them to devote time and effort into thinking about these aspects of life.

About the Book. The goal of this text is to present philosophy to newcomers as a living discipline with historical roots. While a few early chapters are historically organized, the goal in the historical chapters is to trace a developmental progression of thought that introduces basic philosophical methods and frames issues that remain relevant today/5(2).

Characteristics and Problems of Aristotle's Politics. The work which has come down to us under the title POLITIKA appears to be less an integrated treatise than a loosely related collection of essays or lectures on various topics in political philosophy, which may have been compiled by a later editor rather than by Aristotle.

The following topics are discussed in the eight books. The approach taken in this text, while specific to the AQA philosophy and OCR religious programs, would work quite well with lower level/introductory ethics students, who have no background in philosophy.

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Immensely intelligible, thought-provoking guide by Nobel Prize winner considers such topics as the distinction between appearance and reality, the existence and nature of matter, idealism, inductive logic, intuitive knowledge, many other subjects.

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Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Issues in Philosophy by Pinchin Calvin Paperback Book The Fast at the best online prices at. When I began writing introductory philosophy books in the late s, the only introductions that were readily available were The Problems of Philosophy by Bertrand Russell, which was published inand a book called Philosophy Made Simple – which was actually a good book, but people found the title off-putting because it sounded like it.

Philosophy of education is the philosophical study of education and the problems surrounding it. The major point of discussion in philosophy of education is education, while the methods used are those of philosophy. This branch, similarly to philosophy of law or medicine, is usually out of the study programs in philosophy departments.With Book Symposium on John Martin Fischer’s Our Stories: Essays on Life, Death, and Free Will Marchissue 2 Special Issue: Proceedings of the .Philosophy of education - Philosophy of education - Problems, issues, and tasks: There are a number of basic philosophical problems and tasks that have occupied philosophers of education throughout the history of the subject.

The most basic problem of philosophy of education is that concerning aims: what are the proper aims and guiding ideals of education?