Modern philosophy: a survey

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Sinclair-Stevenson, 1994 - Philosophy - 611 pages
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User Review  - John Briggs - Goodreads

A tremendous overview of philosophy from Descartes forward, particularly on Wittgenstein and Kant. Probably more than a mere introduction for most people on the philosophers after the classical period ... Read full review

Review: Modern Philosophy: An Introduction and Survey

User Review  - Jimmy - Goodreads

Not a book I'd recommend for a beginner. Here are just a few ideas from the book: Margaret Thatcher said there was no such thing as a society meaning a society is composed of individuals. "The thinker ... Read full review


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Roger Scruton is a leading authority on aestheics, and has also published books on others aspects of philosophy, politics, literature, architecture, and modern culture. Currently a freelance writer and composer, he was previously a Professor of Philosophy at Boston University.

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