Being a Philosopher: The History of a Practice

Hardcover | July 21, 1992

byDavid W. HamlynEditorDavid W. Hamlyn

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First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Philosophers often find that the response 'I am a philosopher' when given in reply to the question 'What do you do?' produces a puzzled silence. The puzzle is not one simply about the nature of philosophical thought, it is one about what philosophers actually do. David Hamlyn's enjoyable and illuminating account is the first to consider the history of the practice of philosophy, or of philosophy c...

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First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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Philosophers often find that the response 'I am a philosopher' when given in reply to the question 'What do you do?' produces a puzzled silence. The puzzle is not one simply about the nature of philosophical thought, it is one about what philosophers actually do. David Hamlyn's enjoyable and illuminating account is the first to consider the history of the practice of philosophy, or of philosophy c...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:200 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.8 inPublished:July 21, 1992Publisher:Routledge

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ISBN - 10:0415029686

ISBN - 13:9780415029681

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