4 edition of Who"s Who in Philosophy found in the catalog.
Who"s Who in Philosophy
Dagobert D. Runes
by Greenwood Pub Group
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||293|
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Adam Smith, Scottish social philosopher and political economist who is a towering figure in the history of economic thought, best known for his book An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations (), the first comprehensive system of. In western philosophy, I’d go with Plato, Plotinus, Aquinas, Spinoza, Hegel, and Wittgenstein, with honorable mention to Stephen Toulmin, Iris Murdoch, Pope John Paul II.
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