Download e-book for iPad: Deep Thought: 42 Fantastic Quotes That Define Philosophy by Gary Cox

By Gary Cox

ISBN-10: 1350066583

ISBN-13: 9781350066588

ISBN-10: 1472567269

ISBN-13: 9781472567260

As Douglas Adams issues out, if there is not any ultimate resolution to query, 'What is the which means of life?', '42' is nearly as good or undesirable a solution as the other. certainly, forty two quotes might be even higher! Gary Cox courses us via forty two of the main misunderstood, misquoted, provocative and critical fees within the historical past of philosophy supplying a witty and compelling statement alongside the best way.

This unique and illuminating number of costs does not simply record who acknowledged what and whilst. Gary Cox claims that every quote is a philosophical thesis in itself. through exploring who a specific thinker is and what she or he quite intended after they acknowledged what they acknowledged, this booklet seems for the philosophy in the quote.
Using the writings of all people from Douglas Adams to A.J. Ayer and Thomas Aquinas to Karl Marx, Gary Cox takes us on a philosophical trip via historical past, tradition and writing to convey us to a deeper knowing of why we expect the way in which we do.

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