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By Stephen Clark

ISBN-10: 1441101888

ISBN-13: 9781441101884

ISBN-10: 1441123598

ISBN-13: 9781441123596

even if the Greeks have been accountable for the 1st systematic philosophy of which we've any checklist, they weren't by myself within the Mediterranean global and have been satisfied to attract notion from different traditions; traditions which are now principally overlooked by way of philosophers and students. This ebook tells the tale of 'Greek Philosophy', paying due cognizance to its old context and the contributions made by way of Egyptians, Hebrews, Persians or even barbarians from northern Europe. Stephen Clark presents a story background of the philosophical traditions that took form over numerous centuries within the Mediterranean global and gives a finished survey of this significant interval within the background of philosophy.

The booklet encompasses a thorough old and philosophical review of the entire key thinkers, occasions and ideas that characterised the interval and explores intimately valuable issues equivalent to the competition of gods and giants, the distinction among the truth and visual appeal, and the assumption of the thinker. perfect for undergraduate scholars, this concise and available booklet presents a entire consultant to a desirable interval within the background of philosophy.

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