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Published: 28 February 2002

732 Pages


ISBN: 9780195139846

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division


A Historical Introduction to Philosophy

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Edited by James Fieser and Norman Lillegard

  • Features a flexible and unique pedagogical apparatus—commentaries and detailed study questions—which functions as a built-in study guide
  • Covers all the major works in Western philosophy from the Presocratics through to twentieth century philosophy
  • Gives substantial coverage to the Hellenistic and Renaissance periods, which are often given only the most minimal treatment in other anthologies
  • Provides new or newly revised translations of several of the Greek texts
  • Clarifies the writings of Hobbes, Locke, Berkeley, Hume, Reid, and Mill, making them easier for students to comprehend

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