Journals Higher Education



Published: 12 December 2002

380 Pages

6 1/4" x 9 1/4" inches

ISBN: 9780198238270

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The Measure of Things

Humanism, Humility, and Mystery

David Cooper

A Clarendon Press Publication

  • Restores the ambition and sense of wonder that often seems missing from philosophy
  • Wide-ranging both in its historical sweep and its breadth of philosophical discussion (eastern and western, continental and Anglo-American)
  • Engages with recent renewed interest in mysticism, and makes philosophy take it seriously again
  • The author is known internationally as an expert on world philosophies