A History of Western Philosophy The Twentieth Century of Quine and Derrida, Volume V

by W. T. Jones, Robert J. Fogelin

A History of Western Philosophy The Twentieth Century of Quine and Derrida, Volume V Synopsis

A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY examines the nature of philosophical enterprise and philosophy's role in Western culture. Jones and Fogelin weave key passages from classic philosophy works into their comments and criticisms, giving A HISTORY OF WESTERN PHILOSOPHY the combined advantages of a source book and textbook. The text concentrates on major figures in each historical period, combining exposition with direct quotations from the philosophers themselves. The text places philosophers in appropriate cultural context and shows how their theories reflect the concerns of their times.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780155003798
Publication date: 22nd November 1996
Author: W. T. Jones, Robert J. Fogelin
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc an imprint of Cengage Learning, Inc
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 475 pages
Categories: Western philosophy, from c 1900 -,

About W. T. Jones, Robert J. Fogelin

Robert J. Fogelin is Professor of Philosophy and Sherman Fairchild Professor in the Humanities at Dartmouth College.

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