Philosophy: From the Ancient Greeks to Great Thinkers of Modern Times

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Pub Date 01 Nov 2020 | Archive Date 05 Dec 2020

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The unexamined life is not worth living
- Plato (c.427-347BC)

This book traces the historical development of philosophical thought from the Ancient Greeks through the Enlightenment to the present day. It explores the five main branches of philosophy - metaphysics, epistemology, logic, ethics, and aesthetics - and includes biographies of significant philosophers and accounts of important texts. It is an accessible and fascinating account of the preoccupations of some of the world's greatest thinkers.

Topics include:

• The nature of being and reality
• The existence of God
• Free will and predestination
• Ethics in daily life
• How we might make a good society

ABOUT THE SERIES: Arcturus Fundamentals Series explains fascinating and far-reaching topics in simple terms. Designed with rustic, tactile covers and filled with dynamic illustrations and fact boxes, these books will help you quickly get to grips with complex topics that affect our day-to-day living.

The unexamined life is not worth living
- Plato (c.427-347BC)

This book traces the historical development of philosophical thought from the Ancient Greeks through the Enlightenment to the present day...


A Note From the Publisher

• UK Paperback published 15/03/2020
• US Paperback published 15/07/2020
• eBook published 01/11/2020

• UK Paperback published 15/03/2020
• US Paperback published 15/07/2020
• eBook published 01/11/2020


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ISBN 9781398800304
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