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The Blackwell dictionary of Western philosophy

Author: Nicholas Bunnin; Jiyuan Yu
Publisher: Malden, MA : Blackwell Pub., 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"The Blackwell Dictionary of Western Philosophy is a concise reference to the whole history of Western philosophy, from ancient Greece to the present day. The Dictionary's entries are written in a clear and direct style, which makes it easy for readers to engage with the central questions of philosophy, from epistemology to ethics, and from metaphysics to the philosophy of mathematics. The authors pay particular  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Dictionnaire (Descripteur de forme)
Dictionnaires anglais
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Bunnin; Jiyuan Yu
ISBN: 1405106794 9781405106795
OCLC Number: 54006983
Description: viii, 766 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Preface.Dictionary.References
Responsibility: Nicholas Bunnin and Jiyuan Yu.


Covers the history of western philosophy, since ancient Greece.  Read more...
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