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Synopsis:

This selection consists of extracts from writings of women concerned solely with the pursuit of "abstract ideas", historically contextualized. The texts, for the most part, reflect issues widely debated in their contemporary societies.

Synopsis:

Women Philosophers shows the variety of philosophical topics on which women have written: from Anne Conway in the seventeenth century on what things there are in the universe, to Susan Haack in the twentieth century, who confronts the recent, relativistic undermining of epistemology.

Table of Contents

Anne Conway — Catharine Cockburn — Mary Wollstonecraft — Harriet Martineau — Victoria Lady Welby — Mary Whiton Calkins — L. Susan Stebbing — Susanne K. Langer — Hannah Arendt — Simone de Beauvoir — Iris Murdoch — Mary Midgley — G.E.M. Anscombe — Philippa Foot — Judith Jarvis Thomson — Onora O'Neill — Susan Haack.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780460877213
Editor:
Warnock, Mary
Publisher:
Orion Publishing Group, Ltd.
Editor:
Warnock, Mary
Author:
Warnock, Mary
Location:
London :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Philosophy
Subject:
History, Criticism, Surveys
Subject:
Women philosophers
Subject:
Women philosophers -- History.
Subject:
History & Surveys - General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Everyman
Series Volume:
no. 96-1
Publication Date:
19960215
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5 in 9 oz

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"Synopsis" by , This selection consists of extracts from writings of women concerned solely with the pursuit of "abstract ideas", historically contextualized. The texts, for the most part, reflect issues widely debated in their contemporary societies.
"Synopsis" by , Women Philosophers shows the variety of philosophical topics on which women have written: from Anne Conway in the seventeenth century on what things there are in the universe, to Susan Haack in the twentieth century, who confronts the recent, relativistic undermining of epistemology.
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