Voices of Wisdom
  • Author : Gary E. Kessler
  • Release Date : 27 November 1998
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Genre : Introductions
  • Pages : 562
  • ISBN 13 : PSU:000045783043

Voices of Wisdom Book Summary

Including Hindu, Buddhist, Chinese, African, Native American, Islamic, Jewish, and feminist philosophies, this text promotes a multicultural approach to philosophy through the reading of primary sources. In ten chapters organized by the important questions of life that philosophers seek to answer, the text presents students with a broad array of classic and contemporary readings that will foster their understanding of the world and challenge them to critically evaluate issues.

Voices of Wisdom

Voices of Wisdom

Author : Gary E. Kessler
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
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Including Hindu, Buddhist, Chinese, African, Native American, Islamic, Jewish, and feminist philosophies, this text promotes a multicultural approach to philosophy through the reading of primary sources. In ten chapters organized by the important questions of life that philosophers seek to answer, the text presents students with a broad array of ...

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Engaging for all kinds of readers, VOICES OF WISDOM has become the standard for multicultural introductions to philosophy. This collection of culturally diverse readings introduces readers to basic philosophical questions in ethics, epistemology, and metaphysics. The classic writings of Buddha, Plato, the Dalai Lama and others are used to explore ...

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