Connections to the World

Connections to the World

The Basic Concepts of Philosophy

Book - 1989 | 1st ed
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Arthur C. Danto's lucid introduction to the central topics of Western philosophical thought remains an unparalleled guide to problems in metaphysics and epistemology that have engaged philosophers for several millennia. Examining the work of Plato, Berkeley, Descartes, Hume, and Wittgenstein, Danto explores debates about empiricism, the mind/body problem, the nature of matter, and the status of language, consciousness, and scientific explanation. In a new preface to this edition he considers the current relationship between philosophy and the humanities. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, c1989
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060159603
Branch Call Number: 100 DANTO
Characteristics: xvii, 281 p. ; 22 cm


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