Cengage Advantage Series: Voyage of Discovery: A Historical Introduction to Philosophy
  • Release Date : 01 January 2014
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Genre : Philosophy
  • Pages : 640 pages
  • ISBN 13 : 9781285965871
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Download or read book entitled Cengage Advantage Series: Voyage of Discovery: A Historical Introduction to Philosophy by author: William F. Lawhead which was release on 01 January 2014 and published by Cengage Learning with total page 640 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Highly praised for its clarity and rich exposition, this history of philosophy text illustrates philosophy as a process and not just a collection of opinions or conclusions. Rather than simply reporting the positions of a given philosopher, Lawhead's prose assists students in retracing the thinker's intellectual journey. Students are invited to engage with each philosopher's intellectual process, drawing connections with their own lives and cultures. Metaphors, analogies, vivid images, concrete examples, common experiences, and diagrams demonstrate the concrete relevance of abstract arguments and their practical implications for contemporary society. This fourth edition of VOYAGE OF DISCOVERY: A HISTORICAL INTRODUCTION TO PHILOSOPHY features new historical profiles and/or works representing such philosophers as Plato, St. Thomas Aquinas, Simone de Beauvoir, and Martha Nussbaum, among others. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.