Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Philosophy: A Very Short Introduction

Edward Craig


How ought we to dwell? What quite exists? How will we be aware of? This e-book introduces very important issues in ethics, wisdom, and the self, through readings from Plato, Aristotle, Descartes, Hegel, Darwin, and Buddhist writers. It emphasizes through the aspect of learning philosophy, explains how various parts of philosophy are comparable, and explores the contexts within which philosophy was once and is studied.

About the Series: Combining authority with wit, accessibility, and style, Very brief Introductions supply an advent to a few of life's finest subject matters. Written through specialists for the newcomer, they show the best modern pondering the important difficulties and concerns in thousands of key issues, from philosophy to Freud, quantum conception to Islam.

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