A Dictionary of Philosophy: Revised Second Edition

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Antony Flew
Macmillan, Feb 15, 1984 - Philosophy - 380 pages
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This is a new, updated and revised edition of a reference work that has proved invaluable as a tool for the student of philosophy, as well as a handbook for the general reader. From the classical thinkers through Aquinas, Descartes, Spinoza, Kant, up to the modern age of Russell and Wittgenstein, this comprehensive dictionary spans the personalities, terminology, and vocabulary of hundreds of philosophers over thousands of years.

This second edition of an important and invaluable work has been completely revised, and fifteen new major articles have been added. Now, more than ever before, A Dictionary of Philosophy is a necessary and timely work for the modern student of thought.

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Thia was the one mom gave me while I was in college. Quite helpful. I will never forget that cover; I used this so much. Read full review

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-clear, concise, nearly complete for its size -fills in those gaps where I bog down over philosophical terms Read full review


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About the author (1984)

Anthony Flew is Professor of Philosophy at York University, Ontario, and emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Reading.

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