A History of Philosophy, Volume 5

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A&C Black, Jan 1, 1999 - Philosophy - 440 pages
Copleston, an Oxford Jesuit and specialist in the history of philosophy, first created his history as an introduction for Catholic ecclesiastical seminaries. However, since its first publication (the last volume appearing in the mid-1970s) the series has become the classic account for all philosophy scholars and students. The 11-volume series gives an accessible account of each philosopher's work, but also explains their relationship to the work of other philosophers.
 

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One of the best introductions to ancient Greek philosophy out there. My only two complaints about it are: 1. Like many texts published a half century or longer ago Coplestone consistently leaves Greek ... Read full review

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Copleston, a Jesuit, wrote a series of books on the history of philosophy so that his students could have a deeper understanding of philosophy to complement their theological knowledge. This first ... Read full review

Contents

of a commonwealth and the theory of the covenantThe
32
THE CAMBRIDGE PLATONISTS
52
LOCKE 1
67
LOCKE 2
79
LOCKE 3
103
LOCKE 4
123
Chapter Page
143
RELIGIOUS PROBLEMS
157
BERKELEY 2
213
BERKELEY 3
230
HUME 1
258
HUME 2
293
HUME 3
318
Chapter Page Chapter
342
FOR AND AGAINST HUME
354
A SHORT BIBLIOGRAPHY
395

PROBLEMS OF ETHICS
171
BERKELEY 1
202

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