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Publisher Comments:

With contributions from over a hundred leading philosophers, full cross-references, and unique usage notes, this is an ideal reference for any student or teacher of philosophy, or anyone with a general interest. Special features include:
-- Clear and concise definitions of key concepts, doctrines, and schools of thought in Western philosophy, from 600 B.C. to the present day
-- Numerous entries on major and less well-known philosophers, from Socrates to Thomas Aquinas, from Rousseau to Derrida
-- Philosophical self-portraits by eminent contemporary figures in the field, like Isaiah Berlin, Alasdair MacIntyre, and Peter Singer

Synopsis:

This reference work provides extensive and up-to-dtae coverage of modern as well as historical fields, with concise definitions of the key concepts, doctrines, and schools of thought of all areas of philosophy.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [461]-482).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140512502
Editor:
Mautner, Thomas
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Editor:
Mautner, Thomas
Author:
Mautner, Thomas
Location:
London ;
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
Philosophy -- Dictionaries.
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dictionary, Penguin
Publication Date:
19980501
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
672
Dimensions:
7.74x4.96x1.22 in. 1.01 lbs.

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