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Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 180 NAR (Text) 39206019252962 J Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 1590182812 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 112 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: San Diego, Calif. : Lucent Books, [2004]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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The development of ancient philosophy -- Democritus: what is nature's underlying structure? -- Plato: what is the meaning of justice? -- Aristotle: how can knowledge be categorized? -- Buddha: can suffering be overcome? -- Confucius: how should people treat one another?
Summary, etc.:
Investigates the roots of philosophy, when it was still blended with science, and profiles five philosophers from the distant past, considering how their thinking contributed to society and civilizations.
Subject: Philosophers, Ancient > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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