The Resource A new history of Western philosophy : in four parts, Anthony Kenny, (electronic resource)

A new history of Western philosophy : in four parts, Anthony Kenny, (electronic resource)

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A new history of Western philosophy : in four parts
Title
A new history of Western philosophy
Title remainder
in four parts
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Kenny
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Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This book is no less than a guide to the whole of Western philosophy -- the ideas that have undergirded our civilization for two-and-a-half thousand years. Anthony Kenny tells the story of philosophy from ancient Greece through the Middle Ages and the Enlightenment into the modern world. He introduces us to the great thinkers and their ideas, starting with Plato, Aristotle, and the other founders of Western thought. In the second part of the book he takes us through a thousand yearsof medieval philosophy, and shows us the rich intellectual legacy of Christian thinkers like Augustine, Aquinas,
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MiAaPQ
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1931-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kenny, Anthony
Dewey number
190
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
B72
LC item number
.K4455 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New History of Western Philosophy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Philosophy
Label
A new history of Western philosophy : in four parts, Anthony Kenny, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Part 1 - Beginnings: from Pythagoras to Plato -- Schools of thought: from Aristotle to Augustine -- How to argue: logic -- Knowledge and its limits: epistemology -- How things happen: physics -- What there is: metaphysics -- Soul and mind -- How to live: ethics -- God
  • Part 2 - Philosophy and faith: Augustine to Maimonides -- The schoolmen: from the twelfth century to the Renaissance -- Logic and language -- Knowledge -- Physics -- Metaphysics -- Mind and soul -- Ethics -- God
  • Part 3 - Sixteenth-century philosophy -- Descartes to Berkeley -- Hume to Hegel -- Knowledge -- Physics -- Metaphysics -- Mind and soul -- Ethics -- Political philosophy -- God
  • Part 4 - Bentham to Nietzsche -- Pierce to Strawson -- Freud to Derrida -- Logic -- Language -- Epistemology -- Metaphysics -- Philosophy of mind -- Ethics -- Aesthetics -- Political philosophy -- God
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1077 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191642906
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000315427
  • (EBL)1107706
  • (OCoLC)823719827
  • (SSID)ssj0000803665
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12364471
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000803665
  • (PQKBWorkID)10811221
  • (PQKB)10115856
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1107706
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000315427
Label
A new history of Western philosophy : in four parts, Anthony Kenny, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Part 1 - Beginnings: from Pythagoras to Plato -- Schools of thought: from Aristotle to Augustine -- How to argue: logic -- Knowledge and its limits: epistemology -- How things happen: physics -- What there is: metaphysics -- Soul and mind -- How to live: ethics -- God
  • Part 2 - Philosophy and faith: Augustine to Maimonides -- The schoolmen: from the twelfth century to the Renaissance -- Logic and language -- Knowledge -- Physics -- Metaphysics -- Mind and soul -- Ethics -- God
  • Part 3 - Sixteenth-century philosophy -- Descartes to Berkeley -- Hume to Hegel -- Knowledge -- Physics -- Metaphysics -- Mind and soul -- Ethics -- Political philosophy -- God
  • Part 4 - Bentham to Nietzsche -- Pierce to Strawson -- Freud to Derrida -- Logic -- Language -- Epistemology -- Metaphysics -- Philosophy of mind -- Ethics -- Aesthetics -- Political philosophy -- God
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1077 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191642906
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000315427
  • (EBL)1107706
  • (OCoLC)823719827
  • (SSID)ssj0000803665
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12364471
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000803665
  • (PQKBWorkID)10811221
  • (PQKB)10115856
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1107706
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000315427

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