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Contemporary British philosophy

Contemporary British philosophy

personal statements.

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Published by Allen & Unwin, Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    SeriesThe Muirhead Library of Philosophy
    ContributionsLewis, Hywel David.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 501 p. ;
    Number of Pages501
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16763298M

      "This book originates in a series of conversations first broadcast on BBC radio during the winter of " PrefaceConversation with Anthony Quinton: introductionConversation with Stuart Hampshire: the philosophy of Russell, IConversation with David Pears: the two philosophies of WittgensteinConversation with A. J. AyerConversation with Karl PopperConversation with Pages: British philosophy is the study of the traditions of the people belonging to the United Kingdom. Since the medieval times, Britain has had a number of philosophers who have in their own ways greatly contributed to the British society. Francis Bacon was one of the most influential philosophical advocates of the early modern period in British.

      Her seminal work was The Second Sex (), which drew on existentialist philosophy to offer a ground-breaking account of women’s oppression, thus charting the path for modern : Sudhir Hazareesingh. The first selection on this list, British writer Alexander McCall Smith’s 44 Scotland Street ()—the first book in a series of the same name—takes readers to a bustling bohemian street in Edinburgh’s New Town, specifically to building No. There we are introduced to an eccentric widow, a self-preening-obsessed surveyor, and a mother determined to have her five-year-old son master.

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