The Philosophy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained

By | November 19, 2017
The Philosophy Book: Big Ideas Simply Explained Author DK
ISBN-10 1465458557
ISBN-13 9781465458551
Year 2017-02-21
Pages 352
Language English
Publisher DK
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Explore the history and concepts of philosophy from the big thinkers to complex theories with straightforward text and witty illustrations that demystify an often daunting subject matter Now in paperback Are the ideas of Ren Descartes Mary Wollstonecraft John Locke and Thomas Hobbes still relevant today The Philosophy Book unpacks the writings and ideas of more than 100 of history s well known philosophers taking you on a journey from ancient Greece to modern day Explore feminism rationalism idealism existentialism and other influential movements in the world of philosophy From Socrates to Confucius to Julia Kristeva The Philosophy Book breaks down difficult concepts using innovating graphics that pop off the page alongside creative typography Cutting through the haze of academia and untangling complicated theories to show how our social political and ethical ideas are formed The Philosophy Book contextualizes the information around time periods innovative thinkers method and philosophical approach As part of DK s award winning Big Ideas Simply Explained series The Philosophy Book uses graphics clear writing a philosopher directory and a vocabulary glossary as a perfect and comprehensive introduction to a complicated and fascinating subject

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