Classics of Philosophy
Volume II: Modern and Contemporary
ISBN13: 9780195116465ISBN10: 0195116461 Paperback, 816 pages
Aug 1997, In Stock
Retail Price to Students:$49.95 (04)
816 pages; 7-1/2 x 9-1/4; ISBN13: 978-0-19-511646-5ISBN10: 0-19-511646-1
DescriptionClassics of Philosophy: Volume II, Modern and Contemporary covers the works of philosophers from Descartes to Rawls. Ideal for courses in modern and contemporary philosophy, it includes forty-eight extensive selections--seventeen of them complete--from twenty-nine philosophers. This collection offers an unrivaled introduction to the major works of these periods. A lucid introduction, including a brief biographical sketch, accompanies each of the featured philosophers.
Also look for Classics of Philosophy: Volume I, Ancient and Medieval, which covers the works of philosophers from Thales to William of Ockham. In addition, there is a single-volume edition available that combines Volume I and Volume II, providing the most comprehensive anthology of writings in western philosophy in print.