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The handy Western philosophy answer book : the ancient Greek influence on modern understanding / Ed D'Angelo.

D'Angelo, Ed, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

"From famous figures in the history of philosophy to questions in religious theology to the relationship between knowledge and power, The Handy Western Philosophy Answer Book: Ancient Greek to Its Influence on Philosophy Today takes the sometimes esoteric ideas and the jumble of names and makes them easy to understand, enriching readers' lives and answering the question "What do the ancient Greek philosophers have to teach us about contemporary culture?""--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library 190 DAN 2021 (Text) 33892100717108 Adult New Books Book None 01/19/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781578595563
  • ISBN: 1578595568
  • ISBN: 9781578597314
  • ISBN: 1578597315
  • Physical Description: xii, 356 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Canton, MI : Visible Ink Press, [2021]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The basics -- Philosophy before Socrates -- Socrates and Plato -- Aristotle and the age of Alexander the Great -- Hellenistic philosophy -- Philosophy since the twentieth century.
Summary, etc.:
"From famous figures in the history of philosophy to questions in religious theology to the relationship between knowledge and power, The Handy Western Philosophy Answer Book: Ancient Greek to Its Influence on Philosophy Today takes the sometimes esoteric ideas and the jumble of names and makes them easy to understand, enriching readers' lives and answering the question "What do the ancient Greek philosophers have to teach us about contemporary culture?""-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Philosophy, Ancient > Miscellanea.
Genre: Trivia and miscellanea.

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