-27%
67,99 €
Statt 92,99 €**
67,99 €
inkl. MwSt.
**Preis der gedruckten Ausgabe (Gebundenes Buch)
Sofort per Download lieferbar
Statt 92,99 €**
67,99 €
inkl. MwSt.
**Preis der gedruckten Ausgabe (Gebundenes Buch)
Sofort per Download lieferbar

Alle Infos zum eBook verschenken
Als Download kaufen
Statt 92,99 €**
-27%
67,99 €
inkl. MwSt.
**Preis der gedruckten Ausgabe (Gebundenes Buch)
Sofort per Download lieferbar
Abo Download
9,90 € / Monat*
*Abopreis beinhaltet vier eBooks, die aus der tolino select Titelauswahl im Abo geladen werden können.

inkl. MwSt.
Sofort per Download lieferbar

Einmalig pro Kunde einen Monat kostenlos testen (danach 9,90 € pro Monat), jeden Monat 4 aus 40 Titeln wählen, monatlich kündbar.

Mehr zum tolino select eBook-Abo
Jetzt verschenken
Statt 92,99 €**
-27%
67,99 €
inkl. MwSt.
**Preis der gedruckten Ausgabe (Gebundenes Buch)
Sofort per Download lieferbar

Alle Infos zum eBook verschenken
0 °P sammeln

  • Format: PDF


Enlightening and entertaining, Philosophical Tales examinesa few of the fascinating biographical details of history'sgreatest philosophers (alas, mostly men) and highlights theircontributions to the field. By applying the true philosophicalapproach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with arefreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. * * Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the truephilosophical approach to philosophy itself * * Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophicallyinteresting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of theleading players * Explores…mehr

Produktbeschreibung
Enlightening and entertaining, Philosophical Tales examinesa few of the fascinating biographical details of history'sgreatest philosophers (alas, mostly men) and highlights theircontributions to the field. By applying the true philosophicalapproach to philosophy itself, the text provides us with arefreshing 'alternative history' of philosophy. * * Opens up new philosophical debate by applying the truephilosophical approach to philosophy itself * * Provides summaries of the most celebrated and philosophicallyinteresting tales, their backgrounds, and assessments of theleading players * Explores philosophers and schools of thought in one keyphilosophical text to supply a solid grounding in philosophicalideas and individuals * Shakes some of the foundations of philosophy with the aim ofencouraging the reinvigoration of philosophy itself

Dieser Download kann aus rechtlichen Gründen nur mit Rechnungsadresse in A, D ausgeliefert werden.

  • Produktdetails
  • Verlag: John Wiley & Sons
  • Seitenzahl: 296
  • Erscheinungstermin: 21.01.2009
  • Englisch
  • ISBN-13: 9781444301052
  • Artikelnr.: 37343576
Autorenporträt
Martin Cohen is a teacher and writer specializing in philosophy, ethics and education, with a special interest in computing. His books include 101 Philosophy Problems (2nd edn., 2001), Political Philosophy (2001), 101 Ethical Dilemmas (2003), and Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments (Blackwell, 2005). He has been editor of The Philosopher since 1995.
Inhaltsangabe
Forward. How to Use this Book. [List of illustrations/ About the Pictures]. The Tales. The Ancients. 1. Socrates the Sorcerer (469 BC E). 2. The Different Forms of Plato ( circa 427
347 BCE). 3. Aristotle the Aristocrat (384
circa 322 BCE). More Ancients. 4. Lao Tzu Changes into Nothing (sixth to fifth century BCE). 5. Heraclitus: the dark side of the river (c. fifth century BCE). 6. Pythagoras Counts Up to Ten (c570
495 BCE). 7. Hypatia, holds up half of the sky (circa 370
415 CE). Medieval Philosophy. 7. Augustine the Hippocrite (354
430 C.E.). 8. Thomas Aquinas disputes the Existence of God ( 1225
74). Modern Philosophy. 9. Descartes the Dilettante and More Des Cartes (1596
1650). 10. Hobbes Squares the Circle (1588
1679). 11. Spinoza grinds himself away... (1632
1677) Enlightened Philosophy. 12. John Locke invents the Slave Trade (1632
1704). 13. The Many Faces of David Hume 1711
1776. 14. Rousseau the Rogue (1712
78). 15. Kant, The Chinaman of Königsburg (and his rule
bound existence) (1724
1804). The Idealists. 16. Gottfried Leibniz
the thinking machine (1646
1716). 17. Bishop Berkeley's Bermuda College (1685
1753). 18. Headmaster Hegel
and the dangerous lesson of history (1770
1831). 19. Arthur Schopenhauer and his Landlady (1788
1860). The Romantics. 20. The Seduction of Søren Kierkegaard (1813
circa 1853). 21. Mill's Poetical Turn (1806
73). 22. Henry Thoreau and Life in the Shed (1817
1862). 23. Marx's revolutionary materialism (1818
83). Recent Philosophy. 24. Russell denotes Domething (1872
1970). 25. The Ripping Yarn of Ludwig Wittgenstein (1889
1951). 26. Heidegger's Tale (and the Nazis) (1889
1976). 27. Sapir
Whorf and the colour Pinker (c.1900
1950). 28. Being Sartre and not definitely not being de Beauvoir (1905
80 and not 1908
86). 29. Deconstructing Derrida (1930
2005). 30. Appendix : Women in Philosophy, and Why There Aren't Many. Sources and Further Reading