The Big Questions series is designed to let renowned experts confront the 20 most fundamental and frequently asked questions of a major branch of science or philosophy.
Each 3000-word essay simply and concisely examines a question that has eternally perplexed enquiring minds, and provides answers from history's great thinkers.
This ambitious project is a unique distillation of humanity's best ideas. In Big Questions: Philosophy, bestselling author Simon Blackburn addresses 20 essential questions.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 208 pages, 50 2-colour illustrations
- Publisher: Quercus Publishing
- Publication Date: 26/11/2009
- Category: Popular philosophy
- ISBN: 9781849160001