Issues in Philosophy

Barnes & Noble Books (1990)
This introductory guide to philosophy tackles the key area which students of the subject will cover, in a clear and informative way. The book is organised around the different areas of philosophy including Philosophy of Religion, Theory of Knowledge, Ethics, Social and Political Philosophy, and Philosophy of Mind. Contents: Philosophy of Knowledge; Perception and Knowledge; Descartes' Rationalism; Hume's Theory of Knowledge; Russel's Problems of Philosophy; A. J. Ayer's Language, Truth, and Logic; Problems in the Philosophy of Mind; Cartesian Dualism; Physicalism; Persons; The Problem of Other Minds; Behaviourism; Freud and Psychoanalysis; The Problem of Free Will and Determinism; The Philosophy of the Social Sciences; Artificial Intelligence; The Philosophy of Religion; Introductory Remarks; Arguments For the Existence of God; Problems Facing the Religious Believer; The Concept of Faith; Verificationism and Religious Language; An Introduction to Ethics; Plato's Ethical Theory; Aristotle: the Nicomachean Ethics; Utilitarianism; Dentological Ethics; The Emotive Theory of Ethics; Richard Hare and Prescriptivism; Moral Principles and Behaviour; Jean-Paul Sartre and Existentialism; Social and Political Philosophy; Introduction to Social and Political Philosophy; Images of Society
Keywords Philosophy Introductions
Categories (categorize this paper)
Buy the book $5.50 used (93% off)   $13.77 new (70% off)   $45.00 direct from Amazon    Amazon page
Call number BD21.P485 1989
ISBN(s) 1403933952   0389208701   0333405951   9780389208709
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
Download options
PhilPapers Archive

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 15,914
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

Monthly downloads

Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.

Added to index


Total downloads


Recent downloads (6 months)


How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature

Start a new thread
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.