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short history of Western philosophy

Johannes Hirschberger

short history of Western philosophy

by Johannes Hirschberger

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Published by Lutterworth Press in Guildford (etc.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Johannes Hirschberger ; translated from the German by Jeremy Moiser.
ContributionsMoiser, Jeremy.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,218p. ;
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22324158M
ISBN 10071882279X, 0718821971

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Summary Preface and Introduction Bertrand Russell announces his purpose, which is to show philosophy is part of the fabric of social and political life. Philosophical speculation cannot be isolated from its historical context, so he plans to take the reader through Western philosophy by examining his philosophical exposition against a historical context. The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the history of Western civilization, a record of the development of human civilization beginning in Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome, and generally spreading westwards.. Ancient Greek science, philosophy, democracy, architecture, literature, and art provided a foundation embraced and built upon by .


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