Philosophical propositions : an introduction to philosophy


Philosophical propositions : an introduction to philosophy

Jonathan Westphal

Routledge, 1998

  • : pbk

大学図書館所蔵 件 / 5



Includes bibliographical references and index



Philosophical Propositions is a fresh, up to date, and reliable introduction to philosophical problems. It takes seriously the need for philosophy to deal with definitive and statable propositions, such as God, certainty, time, personal identity, the mind/body problem, free will and determinism, and the meaning of life.


1. The Nature of a Philosophical Problem: What is Philosophy?, 2. Some Basic Concepts of Logic and Philosophy, 3. The Problem of Evil: Why Does God Allow Evil to Exist?, 4. The Existence of God: Can the Existence of God Be Proved?, 5. Reality: What is Real?, 6. Certainty: What is Certainty and What is Certain?, 7. Time: How Can Time Exist?, 8. Personal Identity: What Am I? 9. The Mind-Body Problem, 10. Freewill and Determinism: Are People Free?, 11. The Meaning of Life: What is the Meaning of Life?

「Nielsen BookData」 より