The HarperCollins Dictionary of Philosophy

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HarperPerennial, 1992 - Philosophy - 342 pages
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"A single source of clear and understandable definitions of philosophic terms, [particularly in] epistemology, metaphysics, logic, ethics, aesthetics and the philosophies of religion and politics."--Cover.

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
28
Section 3
36
Section 4
63
Section 5
79
Section 6
103
Section 7
118
Section 8
123
Section 14
199
Section 15
209
Section 16
218
Section 17
250
Section 18
252
Section 19
267
Section 20
293
Section 21
307

Section 9
132
Section 10
152
Section 11
155
Section 12
161
Section 13
175
Section 22
320
Section 23
336
Section 24
341
Section 25
343
Copyright

About the author (1992)

Peter A. Angeles received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees Peter A. Angeles received his B.A., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees from Columbia University, New York. He has taught philosophyfrom Columbia University, New York. He has taught philosophy at the University of Western Ontario, Canada; Albert Schwei at the University of Western Ontario, Canada; Albert Schweitzer College, Switzerland; the University of California at Stzer College, Switzerland; the University of California at Santa Barbara; and in Arizona taught at Northern Arizona Univanta Barbara; and in Arizona taught at Northern Arizona University, Yavapai College, Mesa College, Scottsdale College, aersity, Yavapai College, Mesa College, Scottsdale College, and the University of Phoenix. He is Professor Emeritus of Phnd the University of Phoenix. He is Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Santa Barbara City College, where he taught and ilosophy at Santa Barbara City College, where he taught and was Chairperson of the Department of Philosophy from 1970 towas Chairperson of the Department of Philosophy from 1970 to his early retirement in 1990. He is the author of an Introd his early retirement in 1990. He is the author of an Introduction to Sentential Logic; the Possible Dream: Toward Underuction to Sentential Logic; the Possible Dream: Toward Understanding the Black Experience; The Problem of God and Critiqstanding the Black Experience; The Problem of God and Critiques of God (ed.); Dictionary of Christian Theology; When Bliues of God (ed.); Dictionary of Christian Theology; When Blind eyes Pierce the Darkness; and numerous articles in scholand eyes Pierce the Darkness; and numerous articles in scholarly journals.

He is currently living in Santa Barbara, Carly journals.

He is currently living in Santa Barbara, California and writing a Dictionary of World Religions and a Dlifornia and writing a Dictionary of World Religions and a Dictionary of Philosophic Concepts for College Students and aictionary of Philosophic Concepts for College Students and another series of 52 half-hour weekly children's stories for nother series of 52 half-hour weekly children's stories for his radio show The Children's Story Time; and is writing andhis radio show The Children's Story Time; and is writing and producing more of his one-act plays. producing more of his one-act plays.

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