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A history of western philosophy / Bertrand Russell.


Touchstone hardcover edition.. New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, 2007, c1972.
ISBN 9781416554776, 1416554777

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American
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B72 .R87 2007 Available Request
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B72 .R8 2007 Available Request
Subjects Philosophy -- History.
Description xxiii, 895 p. ; 22 cm.
Notes "Originally designed and partly delivered as lectures at the Barnes Foundation in Pennsylvania."--P. xi.
Includes index.
Summary Includes the work of ancient thinkers such as Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle, as well as modern geniuses such as Descartes, Kant, and Marx, this book chronicles the entire span of philosophy in the Western world. It also includes intimate chapters regarding the philosophers with whom Lord Russell himself is most closely associated--Cantor, Frege, and Whitehead, coauthor with Russell of the monumental Principia Mathematica.
Contents Ancient philosophy: The Pre-Socratics -- Socrates, Plato, and Aristotle -- Ancient philosophy after Aristotle -- Catholic philosophy: The fathers -- The schoolmen -- Modern philosophy: From the Renaissance to Hume -- From Rousseau to the present day.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocn191078360
(OCoLC)191078360
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