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The Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophyby Robert Audi
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Widely acclaimed as the most authoritative and accessible one-volume dictionary available in English (and now with translations into Chinese, Korean, Russian, Italian, and Spanish underway) this second edition offers an even richer, more comprehensive, and more up-to-date survey of ideas and thinkers written by an international team of 436 contributors. Includes the most comprehensive entries on major philosophers, 400 new entries including over 50 on preeminent contemporary philosophers, extensive coverage of rapidly developing fields such as the philosophy of mind and applied ethics, more entries on non-Western philosophy than any comparable volume, and increased coverage of Continental philosophy.
'This is the most authoritative and comprehensive one-volume dictionary of philosophy available in English. It contains over 4,000 entries, which range in length from 100 to 4,000 words. The Dictionary has been written by an international team of over 350 experts.\n
This edition offers a more comprehensive, up-to-date survey of ideas and thinkers written by an international team. Includes entries of major philosophers, both modern and ancient.
A second edition of the most authoritative and accessible one-volume dictionary of philosophy available in English.
Table of Contents
Contributors; Preface; Dictionary; Appendix of special symbols and logical notation; Index of selected names not occurring as headwords.
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