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By Tom Sorell,G. A. J. Rogers

ISBN-10: 0199278997

ISBN-13: 9780199278992

Philosophy written in English is overwhelmingly analytic philosophy, and the ideas and predilections of analytic philosophy aren't in basic terms unhistorical yet anti-historical, and antagonistic to textual remark. Analytic frequently aspires to a truly excessive measure of readability and precision of formula and argument, and it frequently seeks to be told via, and in step with, present traditional technology. In an prior period, analytic philosophy geared toward contract with traditional linguistic intuitions or logic ideals, or either. All of those features of the topic sit down uneasily with using old texts for philosophical illumination. during this ebook, ten unique philosophers discover the tensions among, and the probabilities of reconciling, analytic philosophy and historical past of philosophy.

Contributors: M. R. Ayers, John Cottingham, Daniel Garber, Gary Hatfield, Anthony Kenny, Steven Nadler, G. A. J. Rogers, Tom Sorell, Catherine Wilson, Yves Charles Zarka

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