Ancient Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Ancient Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Julia Annas


The culture of old philosophy is an extended, wealthy and sundry one, within which the notes of debate and argument continuously resound. This ebook introduces historic debates, attractive us with the traditional advancements in their topics. relocating clear of the presentation of old philosophy as a succession of significant thinkers, the publication supplies readers a feeling of the freshness and liveliness of historical philosophy, and of its large choice of subject matters and styles.

About the sequence: Combining authority with wit, accessibility, and elegance, Very brief Introductions offer an advent to a few of life's best subject matters. Written through specialists for the newcomer, they exhibit the best modern considering the principal difficulties and matters in enormous quantities of key themes, from philosophy to Freud, quantum conception to Islam.

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