Philosophy in Minutes : 200 Key Concepts Explained in an Instant Paperback
by Marcus Weeks
Part of the In Minutes series
Philosophy in Minutes distils 200 of the most important philosophical ideas into easily digestible, bite-sized sections.
The core information for every topic - including debates such as the role of philosophy in science and religion, key thinkers from Aristotle to Marx, and introductions to morality and ethics - is explained in straightforward language, using illustrations to make the concepts easy to understand and remember.
Whether you are perplexed by existentialism or pondering the notion of free will, this accessible small-format book will help any reader to quickly grasp the basics of this highly nuanced subject.
Chapters include: Truth and logic, Marxism, Communism and Socialism, Ontology, Philosophy and literature, Existence of God, Feminist theory, Consciousness, The future of philosophy.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 416 pages, 200 illustrations and diagrams
- Publisher: Quercus Publishing
- Publication Date: 30/01/2014
- Category: Popular philosophy
- ISBN: 9781782066460