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This tour through of western philosophy explores the works of Plato, Aristotle, Boethius, Machiavelli, Descartes, Hobbes, Spinoza, Locke, Hume, Rousseau, Kant, Schopenhauer, Mill, Kierkegaard, Marx and Engels, Nietzsche, Russell, Ayer, Sartre, Wittgenstein, and Rawls.
What is thinking? -- Who do we think we are? -- The ancient Greeks -- Know yourself -- Medieval philosophy -- Free will -- After the Middle Ages: turning point -- What is reality? -- And now? -- Personal philosophies -- The end?
This volume contains ten new essays by accomplished philosophers writing passionately about works in the history of philosophy that they feel were unjustly neglected or ignored-and why they deserve greater attention.