Archetypes of Wisdom: An Introduction to Philosophy (9th by Douglas J. Soccio

By Douglas J. Soccio

ARCHETYPES OF knowledge, 9E makes use of a ancient method of deliver philosophy to existence via full of life narratives, enticing illustrations, and a student-friendly writing type. utilizing its signature conversational prose, the textbook courses scholars in the course of the lives and works of history's maximum philosophers, drawing from either canonical basic assets and the most recent philosophical evaluations.

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Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. Introduction: Philosophy and the Search for Wisdom 5 For example, a logician might view metaphysics as overly abstract and confused; a moral philosopher might see the study of symbolic logic as belonging to mathematics, rather than philosophy.

Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience. Cengage Learning reserves the right to remove additional content at any time if subsequent rights restrictions require it. Introduction: Philosophy and the Search for Wisdom 7 an excellent example of this archetype in the person of “Doubting” Thomas, the disciple who would not believe that Jesus had risen from the grave until he carefully examined Jesus’ wounds for himself.

Explain why wisdom is often associated with age. • Contrast practical and theoretical knowledge. • Distinguish belief from knowledge. • Distinguish belief from mere belief. • Explain willed ignorance. com Copyright 2016 Cengage Learning. All Rights Reserved. May not be copied, scanned, or duplicated, in whole or in part. Due to electronic rights, some third party content may be suppressed from the eBook and/or eChapter(s). Editorial review has deemed that any suppressed content does not materially affect the overall learning experience.

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