Topoi 25 (1-2):123-127 (2006)

Bas C. Van Fraassen
San Francisco State University
Looking back from 2049 over one-hundred and fifty years of philosophy, a student's essay reveals what became of rival strands in Western philosophy – with a sidelong glance at the special Topoi issue on the theme “Philosophy: What is to be Done?” that was published almost half a century earlier.
Keywords analytic philosophy  naturalism  philosophical imperialism  metaphysics
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DOI 10.1007/s11245-006-0008-z
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