About Philosophy, 11th edition
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About Philosophyis an introductory text that covers all the major fields of philosophy in an easy-to-read language, interspersed with short selections from the major philosophers. It has been a best-selling leader in the field for more than forty years and it is written by an internationally recognized author of more than twenty books.
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Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2013
Category: Introduction to Philosophy
BRIEF TABLE OF CONTENTS:
Chapter 1: What is Philosophy
Chapter 2: Theory of Knowledge
Chapter 3: Metaphysics and Philosophy of Mind
Chapter 4: Philosophy of Science
Chapter 5: Ethical Theory (Pt. I) - The Varieties of Ethical Theory
Ethical Theory (Pt. II) - The Ethical Dimensions of Medicine
Chapter 6: Social and Political Philosophy
Chapter 7: Philosophy of Art
Chapter 8: Philosophy of Religion
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