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Published: 29 June 2020

320 Pages | 4 halftones

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ISBN: 9780190845704


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Teleology

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

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