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Nietzsche on life after death (edited)

Advantages: Comfortable philosophy for a change
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I chose-out of the book "A Nietzsche Reader"- to write only about Nietzsche's view on life and life after death, because I find it very intruiging. Some aspects will appear very familiar and others out of the blue and it is exactly that what makes it so s ...

Ibeke 28.03.2004 · Read full review
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Review of A Nietzsche Reader - Friedrich Nietzsche

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An interesting text of a lesser-known time

Advantages: Readable, interesting
Disadvantages: A bit dated

...Copleston's `History of Medieval Philosophy' has gone through several revisions, the first of which was in 1952 as part of Methuen's Home Study Books series. This is a text I used in a second-year philosophy course at my university. So often the study of ...

frkurt 22.10.2006 · Read full review
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Review of A History of Medieval Philosophy - Frederick Charles Copleston

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Introducing a great mediaeval thinker

Advantages: Very clear
Disadvantages: None

The Past Masters series is without doubt an invaluable introduction to the thought and writing of the great philosophers of history. This volume is no exception. Kenny writes with exceptional clarity and summarises extremely complicated arguments in a mos ...

richardashdowne 17.01.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Aquinas (Past Masters) - Anthony Kenny

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Generation Whinge

Advantages: Clever, insightful and often funny
Disadvantages: A little pompous at times

Is anybody happy? Despite the fact that even in the teeth of a worldwide recession we are richer and healthier than our grandparent could have imagined being it is still a legitimate question to ask; and one that more often than not attracts a negative an ...

St29 20.08.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Age Of Absurdity - Michael Foley

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