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Published: 15 March 2001

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780192854254

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A Compelling Introduction to Philosophy

Simon Blackburn

  • Hardback has sold almost 40,000 copies worldwide (12,500 in the UK)
  • The best general introduction to philosophy available
  • Philosophy has a huge trade appeal at the moment
  • Lively and accessible but also authoritative: Simon Blackburn has made important contributions to academic philosophy, but can also write for extremely well for non-specialists
  • Author now based in the UK
  • Published in paperback to coincide with hardback publication of Simon Blackburn's new trade book, Being Good: An Introduction to Ethics