About Philosophy is an introductory text that covers all the major fields of philosophy in an easy-to-read language, interspersed with short selections from the major philosophers. It has been a best-selling leader in the field for more than thirty years and it is written by an internationally recognized author of more than twenty books.
This Books á la Carte Edition is an unbound, three-hole punched, loose-leaf version of the textbook and provides students the opportunity to personalize their book by incorporating their own notes and taking only the portion of the book they need to class — all at an affordable price. It comes packaged with an access code to MyThinkingLab, an interactive online resource which gives students a chance to further explore and learn topics presented in the text.
Table of Contents
1) What is Philosophy
2) Theory of Knowledge
3) Metaphysics and Philosophy of Mind
4) Philosophy of Science
5) Ethical Theory (Pt. I) - The Varieties of Ethical Theory
5) Ethical Theory (Pt. II) - The Ethical Dimensions of Medicine
6) Social and Political Philosophy
7) Philosophy of Art
8) Philosophy of Religion