|Statement||Authorized translation from the Spanish by Toby Talbot.|
|LC Classifications||B4568.O73 O73|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||125|
|LC Control Number||67012437|
Best philosophy books of all time. Below are some of the best philosophy books of all time, that have shaped human society and the course of history. Five Dialogues of Plato “The safest general characterization of the European philosophical tradition is that it consists of a series of footnotes to Plato” by Alfred North Whitehead. A History of Western Philosophy And Its Connection with Political and Social Circumstances from the Earliest Times to the Present Day, Bertrand Russell A History of Western Philosophy is a book by philosopher Bertrand Russell/5. Journal of the History of Philosophy (JHP) is an international journal that publishes articles, notes, discussions, and reviews about the history of Western philosophy, broadly takes its mandate from a motion passed by the Eastern Division of the American Philosophical Association in December approving "the establishment of a journal devoted to the history of philosophy.". Leo Strauss () was one of the preeminent political philosophers of the twentieth century. From to he was professor of political science at the University of Chicago. He is the author of many books, among them The Political Philosophy of Hobbes, Natural Right and History, and Spinoza's Critique of Religion, all published by the University of Chicago Press/5(48).
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