The Complete Idiot's Guide to PhilosophyBook - 2005
Socrates admonition that 'the unexamined life is not worth living' still resonates with many people, and The Complete Idiot's Guide to Philosophy, Third Edition , is a great introduction to that mental exercise. The author skilfully covers the subject both historically and topically and brings the reader all the way up to the present, with insights into 21st-century philosophical thought.
In this third edition of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Philosophy , readers will find-Essential philosophers and philosophies, from ancient times right up to today. Eastern as well as Western philosophy. More content, including the relationship of systems theory to philosophy today. Explanations of the latest thinking in 20th- and 21st-century philosophical thought.
Publisher: New York : Alpha Books, c2005
Edition: 3rd ed
Characteristics: xxii, 360 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Philosophy