Philosophical Inquiry: Classic and Contemporary Readings
Jonathan Eric Adler, Catherine Z. Elgin
Hackett Publishing, 2007 - Philosophy - 896 pages
This meticulously edited anthology provides a comprehensive, problems-oriented entrée to philosophy. Substantial readings from major classical and contemporary thinkers--featuring many of Hackett's widely acclaimed translation--are supported by a general introduction, engaging introductions to each major topic, and a glossary of important philosophical terms.
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