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by David Edward Cooper

Author: David Edward Cooper
Subcategory: Humanities
Language: English
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 1 edition (December 12, 1995)
Pages: 528 pages
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covers your more academic philosophies like Confucianism, skepticism, existentialism, et. but does an excellent job in shining light on the schools and overall educating the reader.

World Philosophies : An Historical Introduction. by David Edward Cooper. This popular text has now been revised to ensure that it continues to meet the needs of the growing number of people interested in all the main philosophical traditions of the world. Introduces all the main philosophical systems of the world, from ancient times to the present day. Now includes new sections on Indian and Persian thought and on feminist and environmental philosophy. The preface and bibliography have also been updated.

David E. Cooper (born 1942) is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at Durham University. David E. Cooper is a British author and philosopher. He was brought up in Surrey and educated at Highgate School and then Oxford University, where he was given his. He was brought up in Surrey and educated at Highgate School and then Oxford University, where he was given his first job in 1967, as a Lecturer in Philosophy. He went on to teach at the universities of Miami, London and Surrey before being appointed, in 1986, as Professor of Philosophy at Durham University – where he remained until retiring in 2008

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This volume is the first introduction to all the main philosophical systems of the world, written by a highly successful textbook author. It is the ideal textbook for use on all courses in comparative philosophy, multicultural philosophy, and the history of philosophy. Unique in its breadth, World Philosophies introduces philosophy from the time of Ancient India, China and Greece up to the present day.

Author David Edward Cooper. Publication Year 1995. Publisher Wiley-Blackwell.

Since it was first published in 1996, World Philosophies has been widely acclaimed as the most authoritative and wide-ranging single volume history of Eastern and Western philosophy, from ancient times to the present day. This popular book has now been revised to ensure that it continues to meet the needs of the growing number of people interested in all the main philosophical traditions of the world. Cooper is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Durham and Director of the Durham Institute of. . Cooper is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Durham and Director of the Durham Institute of Comparative Ethics'.

This volume is the first introduction to all the main philosophical systems of the world, written by a highly successful textbook author. It is the ideal textbook for use on all courses in comparative philosophy, multicultural philosophy, and the history of philosophy.

Unique in its breadth, World Philosophies introduces philosophy from the time of Ancient India, China and Greece up to the present day. These philosophical systems are viewed as attempts to provide integrated accounts of the place of human beings within the wider order of things, and to determine in the light of these philosophies the proper conduct of human life.