The Study of Philosophy: A Text with Readings (Paperback)

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The Study of Philosophy: A Text with Readings (Paperback)


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From Plato to Plantinga, from Aristotle to Ayer, and from Socrates to Singer, this text brings the power of both ancient and modern philosophy to students of the twenty-first century This seventh edition of The Study of Philosophy presents a comprehensive treatment of the major fields and figures of philosophy alongside primary readings to fuel debate and further study.

New chapters in this edition feature:
  • A substantive account of philosophical theology
  • A reorganized treatment of early modern rationalism and empiricism
  • A discussion of the major highlights of twentieth- and twenty-first-century philosophy
  • A survey of major contemporary moral problems
Andrew Pessin is professor of philosophy at Connecticut College. He is the author of Uncommon Sense, (R&L 2013), which was named a CHOICE Outstanding title for the year. S. Morris Engel is professor emeritus at York University. Previously, he taught at the University of Southern California for twenty-five years.

Product Details ISBN: 9781442242821
ISBN-10: 1442242825
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Publication Date: March 19th, 2015
Pages: 458
Language: English