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    • ISBN:9781849167468
    • Publication date:28 Feb 2013

The Great Philosophers

The Lives and Ideas of History's Greatest Thinkers

By Stephen Law

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Avoiding the technical jargon and complex logic associated with most books on philosophy, Law brings the thoughts of these great thinkers, from Confucius and Buddha to Wittgenstein and Sartre, to life.

Since the beginning of time mankind has struggled with the big questions surrounding our existence. Whilst most people have heard of Socrates, Machiavelli and Nietzsche, many are less clear on their theories and key concepts.

In The Great Philosophers, bestselling author Stephen Law condenses and deciphers their fundamental ideas. Avoiding the technical jargon and complex logic associated with most books on philosophy, Law brings the thoughts of these great thinkers, from Confucius and Buddha to Wittgenstein and Sartre, to life.

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  • ISBN: 9781780877471
  • Publication date: 28 Feb 2013
  • Page count: 384
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