A Short History of Modern Philosophy: From Descartes to Wittgenstein (Routledge Classics)

A Short History of Modern Philosophy: From Descartes to Wittgenstein (Routledge Classics)

Roger Scruton


become aware of for your self the pleasures of philosophy! Written either for the professional pupil of philosophy in addition to the overall reader, the popular author Roger Scruton presents a survey of contemporary philosophy. continually attractive, Scruton takes us on a desirable journey of the topic, from founding father Descartes to an important and well-known thinker of the 20 th century, Ludwig Wittgenstein. He identifies the entire valuable figures in addition to outlines of the most highbrow preoccupations that experience expert western philosophy. portray a portrait of contemporary philosophy that's brilliant and lively, Scruton introduces us to a few of the best philosophical difficulties invented during this interval and pursued ever when you consider that. together with fabric on fresh debates, A brief heritage of recent Philosophy is already demonstrated as the vintage advent. learn it and discover why.

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