Item description for Dictionary of World Philosophy by A. Pablo Iannone...
The Dictionary of World Philosophy covers the diverse and challenging terminology, concepts, schools and traditions of the vast field of world philosophy. Providing an extremely comprehensive resource and an essential point of reference in a complex and expanding field of study the Dictionary covers all major subfields of the discipline. Key features: * Cross-references are used to highlight interconnections and the cross-cultural diffusion and adaptation of terms which has taken place over time * The user is led from specific terms to master entries which provide valuable historical and cultural context * Each master entry is followed by at least two suggestions for further reading on the subject, creating a substantial bibliography of world philosophy * References extend beyond philosophy to related areas such as cognitive science, computer science, language and physics Subdisciplines covered include: * aesthetics * ethics * sociopolitical philosophy * the philosophy of law * epistemology * logic * the philosophy of science * the philosophy of mind * the philosophy of culture and history * metaphysics * the philosophy of religion Entries are drawn from West Africa, Arabic, Chinese, Indian, Japanese, Jewish, Korean, Latin American, Maori and Native American philosophy including the important and so far largely neglected instance of Pre-Hispanic thought: Nahua philosophy.
Citations And Professional Reviews Dictionary of World Philosophy by A. Pablo Iannone has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Reference and Research Bk News - 08/01/2001 page 1
Library Journal - 11/15/2000 page 32
Choice - 09/01/2001 page 86
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.92" Width: 7.18" Height: 1.42" Weight: 2.54 lbs.
Release Date Apr 25, 2001
ISBN 0415179955 ISBN13 9780415179959
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More About A. Pablo Iannone
Professor A Pablo Iannone is a member of the Department of Philosophy at Central Connecticut State University, US and the author, in philosophy, of several academic books. He has also published poetry and short stories.
A. Pablo Iannone currently resides in Cheshine, in the state of Connecticut. A. Pablo Iannone has an academic affiliation as follows - Central Connecticut State University.