Philosophy for AS and A2 is the definitive textbook for students of Advanced Subsidiary or Advanced Level philosophy courses, structured directly around the specification of the AQA.
Following a lively foreword by Nigel Warburton, author of Philosophy: The Basics, a team of experienced teachers devote a chapter each to the six themes covered by the syllabus: Each of the chapters include helpful student-friendly features. * a list of key concepts, to introduce students to the topic * bite-size sections corresponding to the syllabus topics * actual exam questions from previous years * suggested discussion questions to promote debate * text-boxes with helpful summaries, case-studies and examples * an annotated further-reading list directing students towards the best articles, books and websites * a comprehensive glossary, providing a handy reference point There is a final chapter on essay writing and exam preparation, designed to help students get to grips with the examination board requirements. Philosophy for AS and A2 is written by a team of expert teachers based at Heythrop College - part of the University of London - which specializes in teaching philosophy and theology.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 312 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 24/06/2004
- Category: Philosophy
- ISBN: 9780415335638