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Title The philosophy book : from the Vedas to the new atheists : 250 milestones in the history of philosophy / Gregory Bassham.
Author Bassham, Gregory, 1959- author.
Publication New York : Sterling, an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co., Inc., [2016]
Copyright date ©2016
Description 527 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Call # 109.2 B
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 513-521) and index.
Summary "Philosophy explores the deepest, most fundamental questions of reality and this accessible and entertaining chronology presents 250 milestones of the most important theories, events, and seminal publications in the field over the last 3,500 years. The brief, engaging entries cover a range of topics and cultures, from the Hindu Vedas and Plato's theory of forms to Ockham's razor, Pascal's wager, Hume's A Treatise of Human Nature, existentialism, feminism, Philosophical zombies, and the Triple Theory of Ethics. Beautifully illustrated and filled with unexpected insights, The Philosophy Book will appeal to a wide spectrum of readers." -- ONIX annotation.
Subject Philosophy -- History.
Philosophers -- Biography.
Philosophers. (OCoLC)fst01060746
Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst01060777
Genre Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Biographies.
ISBN 9781454918479
1454918470

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