Classic Philosophical Questions (14th Edition)Classic Philosophical Questions (14th Edition)
Robert J. Mulvaney
Classic and Contemporary Primary Source Readings.   Classic Philosophical Questions has presented decades of students with the most compelling classic and contemporary primary source readings on the most enduring and abiding questions in philosophy. Classic Philosophical Questions is a longstanding and highly respected anthology of basic read ...
Number of pages: 552 | Publication Date: 2011-11-25 | ISBN-13: 9780205096800

The Chinese Classic of Family ReverenceThe Chinese Classic of Family Reverence
by Henry Rosemont Jr., Roger T. Ames
Few if any philosophical schools have championed family values as persistently as the early Confucians, and a great deal can be learned by attending to what they had to say on the subject. In the Confucian tradition, human morality and the personal realization it inspires are grounded in the cultivation of family feeling. One may even go so far as ...
Number of pages: 150 | Publication Date: 2008-11-30 | ISBN-13: 9780824833480

Philosophical Dictionary (Penguin Classics)Philosophical Dictionary (Penguin Classics)
Francois Voltaire
Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary, first published in 1764, is a series of short, radical essays - alphabetically arranged - that form a brilliant and bitter analysis of the social and religious conventions that then dominated eighteenth-century French thought. One of the masterpieces of the Enlightenment, this enormously influential work of sard ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 1984-03-06 | ISBN-13: 9780140442571

The Original Position (Classic Philosophical Arguments)The Original Position (Classic Philosophical Arguments)
Timothy Hinton
At the centre of John Rawls's political philosophy is one of the most influential thought experiments of the twentieth century: which principles of justice would a group of individuals choose to regulate their society if they were deprived of any information about themselves that might bias their choice? In this collection of new essays, leading po ...
Number of pages: 294 | Publication Date: 2016-02-04 | ISBN-13: 9781107627512

Selected Philosophical Writings (Oxford World's Classics)Selected Philosophical Writings (Oxford World's Classics)
Thomas Aquinas
St. Thomas Aquinas (1225-1274) saw religion as part of the natural human propensity to worship. His ability to recognize the naturalness of this phenomenon and simultaneously to go beyond it--to explore, for example, spiritual revelation--makes his work as fresh and readable today as it was seven centuries ago.This accessible new translation offers ...
Number of pages: 496 | Publication Date: 2008-08-01 | ISBN-13: 9780199540273

Philosophical Essays and Correspondence (Descartes) (Hackett Publishing Co.)Philosophical Essays and Correspondence (Descartes) (Hackett Publishing Co.)
by Rene Descartes, Roger Ariew, Rene Descartes, Roger Ariew
A superb text for teaching the philosophy of Descartes, this volume includes all his major works in their entirety, important selections from his lesser known writings, and key selections from his philosophical correspondence. The result is an anthology that enables the reader to understand the development of Descartes’s thought over his lifetime ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2000-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872205024

Classic Philosophical Questions (12th Edition)Classic Philosophical Questions (12th Edition)
by James A. Gould, Robert J. Mulvaney
A proven classic, this anthology stimulates readers' interest in philosophy through an innovative “sides of the argument” presentation, representing positions on each of the fundamental philosophical principles. Each reading contains a biographical sketch of the author, with a group of further readings for those wishing to pursue issues in fur ...
Number of pages: 672 | Publication Date: 2006-01-29 | ISBN-13: 9780131949614

Philosophical InquiryPhilosophical Inquiry
This meticulously edited anthology provides a comprehensive, problems-oriented entree to philosophy. Substantial readings from major classical and contemporary thinkers--featuring many of Hackett's widely acclaimed translations--are supported by a general introduction, engaging introductions to each major topic, and a glossary of important philosop ...
Number of pages: 896 | Publication Date: 2007-09-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872208674

Classic Cases in Medical EthicsClassic Cases in Medical Ethics
Gregory Pence
This rich collection, popular among teachers and students alike, provides an in-depth look at major cases that have shaped the field of medical ethics. The book presents each famous (or infamous) case using extensive historical and contextual background, and then proceeds to illuminate it by careful discussion of pertinent philosophical theories an ...
Number of pages: 528 | Publication Date: 2003-07-15 | ISBN-13: 9780072829358

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