Action philosophers!: the lives and thoughts of history's A-list brain trust told in a hip and humorous fashion

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Evil Twin Comics, May 1, 2007 - Biography & Autobiography - 94 pages
Action Philosophers details the lives and thought of history's A-list brain trust, told in hip and humorous comic book fashion. Volume Two reprints issues #4-5 of the award-winning, critically-praised series, featuring Saint Thomas Aquinas, Jacques Derrida, Rene Descartes, Soren Kierkegaard, the Kabbalah's Rabbi Isaac ben-Luria, Niccolo Machiavelli, Karl Marx, Jean-Paul Sartre, and Ludwig Wittgenstein.

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User Review  - dono421846 - LibraryThing

Will be of particular usefulness for anyone seeking an accessible overview of the more modern philosophers (Joseph Campbell was a surprise; the treatment here of Derrida is as close as I'd ever want ... Read full review

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User Review  - maribou - LibraryThing

Some part of this book are mad genius, others fell flat for me. Also, I didn't notice until nearly the end, but this could be just as easily called Boys' Own Philosophers - there are almost no women ... Read full review


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