5 edition of A new porcine history of philosophy and religion found in the catalog.
A new porcine history of philosophy and religion
|Statement||James C. Taylor.|
|LC Classifications||NC1429.T34 A4 1992|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) ;|
|LC Control Number||92002621|
The first truly authoritative and accessible history of philosophy to cover both Western and Eastern traditions. The story of philosophy is an epic tale: an exploration of the ideas, views and teachings of some of the most creative minds known to humanity. Philosophy and Religion Cengage Learning Asia Pte Ltd Lorong Chuan # New Tech Park (Lobby H) Singapore Tel (65) Fax (65) e-mail @ CLA JAN
The Philosophy Book of the 'Big Ideas Simply Explained' series is exactly what the title alludes to, and it doesn't disappoint in the least. It's a comprehensive, easy-to-read overview of philosophical thought from its origins in the ancient world to contemporary times/5(). Philosophy of religion is "the philosophical examination of the central themes and concepts involved in religious traditions". Philosophical discussions on such topics date from ancient times, and appear in the earliest known texts concerning philosophy. The field is related to many other branches of philosophy, including metaphysics, epistemology, and ethics.
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James C. Taylor was professor of religion emeritus from Oklahoma City University and author of two previous editions of Porcine History of Philosophy and Religion.5/5(3). With delightful disrespect and hilarious updated illustrations, the author takes you through the history of Western philosophy and religion.
Beginning with classic Greek pigs, the author pokes good-natured fun as you learn the essentials of these most important thinkers and schools of thought.5/5(8). One of them is the Bible. The other, slightly less important but far more amusing, is "A Porcine History of Philosophy and Religion".
This charming little common book traces history's greatest thinker pigs from ancient Greece to the twentieth century. We see a Socratic pig in dialog with his disciple, a Franciscan pig with his congregation of animals, an two Sartrian pigs in the days of the resistance.5/5(2). Good. A New Porcine History Of Philosophy And Religion, Taylor, James.
The item shows wear from consistent use, but it remains in good condition and works perfectly. All pages and cover are intact (including the dust cover, if applicable). Spine may show signs of wear.
Pages may include limited notes and highlighting.3/5(2). Get this from a library. A new porcine history of philosophy and religion.
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Nashville, Abingdon Press [©]. A History of Philosophy Volume 1: Greece and Rome, From the Pre-Socratics to Plotinus (A History of Philosophy #1), Frederick Charles Copleston A History of Philosophy is a history of Western philosophy written by the English Jesuit priest Frederick Charles Copleston originally published in nine volumes between and As is noted by The /5(73).
The philosophy of religion comprises any philosophical discussion of questions arising from religion. This has primarily consisted in the clarification and critical evaluation of fundamental beliefs and concepts from one or another religious tradition. x Introduction from various beliefs peculiar to specific religions.
But a com plete treatise on the philosophy of religi would be long and complicated, and space is limited in an introduction. In any case, one has to start somewhere What follows is a very heavily revised version of a text published by Oxford University Press in A Critical (& Patronizing) Survey of Western Philosophy Russell is consistently opinionated throughout his presentation and it might confuse some of the readers that he is so casual in writing off some of the major philosophers and their key ideas.
This is because the book is not a mere history of philosophy, a mere account of ideas, by any stretch/5(). No special education in philosophy or religion is required, but, like anything else, the more you know, the more you're likely to catch. The less you know, the more you'll learn.
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