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Philosophers and their language.

Yvon Belaval

Philosophers and their language.

by Yvon Belaval

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Published by Ohio University Press in Athens .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Terminology.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTranslated by Norbert Guterman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB49 .B413
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 147 p.
    Number of Pages147
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5988225M
    LC Control Number66018481

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    This book presents the first introduction to African American academic philosophers, exploring their concepts and ideas and revealing the critical part they have played in the formation of philosophy in the book begins with the early years of educational attainment by African American philosophers in the s. To demonstrate the impact of their philosophical work on general problems   By exerting their imaginations and their talent for coming up with pesky counterexamples, [philosophers] probe away at the conceptual boundaries of God, free will, morality, etc, and try to determine, by the power of thought experiments alone, just what is and isn’t possible, and what conclusions are the most reasonable. It’s a different method altogether from that of the other

       Mathematics is pure language – the language of science. It is unique among languages in its ability to provide precise expression for every thought or concept that can be formulated in its terms. — A Adler. But mathematics is the sister, as well as the servant, of the arts and is touched by the same madness and genius. — Marston Major Greek Philosophers Socrates Socrates was the first major Greek philosopher. He came up with the Socratic Method. This was a way of studying issues and problems through a question and answer technique. Socrates introduced political philosophy and got the Greeks to start thinking hard about morals, good and evil, and how their society


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