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Published: 25 May 2020

320 Pages | 4 halftones

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190845704

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A History

Jeffrey K. McDonough

Oxford Philosophical Concepts

  • Covers the full development of the concept of teleology in the thought of eight historical figures and traditions as well as in contemporary philosophy
  • Connects particular developments to their historical contexts
  • Explores teleology's role in medicine, art, poetry, and music through reflection chapters
  • Part of the Oxford Philosophical Concepts series--The History of Philosophy's Most Important Ideas