Philosophy

Author: Nigel Warburton
Editor: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415341790
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Philosophy: The Essential Study Guide is a compact and straightforward guide to the skills needed to study philosophy, aimed at anyone coming to the subject for the first time or just looking to improve their performance. Nigel Warburton clarifies what is expected of students and offers strategies and guidance to help them make effective use of their study time and improve their marks. The four main skills covered by the book are: reading philosophy - both skimming and in-depth analysis of historical and contemporary work, understanding the examples and terminology used listening to philosophy - formal lectures and informal classroom teaching, preparation, picking up on arguments used, note taking discussing philosophy - arguing and exploring, asking questions, communicating in concise and understandable ways writing philosophy - planning and researching essays and other written tasks, thinking up original examples, avoiding plagiarism.

Philosophy The Classics

Author: Nigel Warburton
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1317909178
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Now in its fourth edition, Philosophy: The Classics is a brisk and invigorating tour through the great books of western philosophy. In his exemplary clear style, Nigel Warburton introduces and assesses thirty-two philosophical classics from Plato’s Republic to Rawls’ A Theory of Justice. The fourth edition includes new material on: Montaigne Essays Thomas Paine Rights of Man R.G. Collingwood The Principles of Art Karl Popper The Open Society and Its Enemies Thomas Kuhn The Structure of Scientific Revolutions With a glossary and suggestions for further reading at the end of each chapter, this is an ideal starting point for anyone interested in philosophy.

Inklings On Philosophy And Worldview Guidebook

Author: Matthew Dominguez
Editor: Engaged Schools Curriculum
ISBN: 1496428927
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The guidebook companion to Inklings on Philosophy and Worldview Teens live in a complicated world. They are constantly bombarded by messages from their friends, parents, teachers, the internet, and their churches, and not all of these messages agree or line up with each other. How do they figure out who to listen to? How do they figure out what is true? Inklings on Philosophy and Worldview Guidebook will show teens practical ways to help understand how to filter out the wrong messages and focus on what is real. Using teachings from highly respected, loved, and well-known writers, teacher Matt Dominguez will teach teens about the power of story as he guides them through a study of world religions, philosophies, and worldviews, and gives them a firm foundation to stand on as they prepare to face the world.

Film The Essential Study Guide

Author: Ruth Doughty
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 1134075642
File Size: 54,10 MB
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Providing a key resource to new students, Film: The Essential Study Guide introduces all the skills needed to succeed on a film studies course. This succinct, accessible guide covers key topics such as: Using the library Online research and resources Viewing skills How to watch and study foreign language films Essay writing Presentation skills Referencing and plagiarism Practical Filmmaking Including exercises and examples, Film: The Essential Study Guide helps film students understand how study skills are applicable to their learning and gives them the tools to flourish in their degree.

Philosophy

Author: Nigel Warburton
Editor: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415239974
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The second edition of this best-seller includes four entirely new chapters on classics by Boethius, Machiavelli, Spinoza and Rawls. In his inimitable style, Nigel Warburton takes us on a guided tour through philosophy's greatest works, from Plato's Republic to Wittgenstein's Philosophical Investigations. Each chapter explores a key classic text, identifying and explaining core themes as well as subjecting them to critical scrutiny. These classic texts deal with problems that are as important today as when they were written, and Philosophy: The Classics offers an accessible introduction for all those who hesitated to approach them - until now.

The Philosophy Gym

Author: Stephen Law
Editor: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780312314521
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A philosophical analysis of some of history's most pressing mental challenges covers a wide range of issues from the existence of God to the ethics of designer babies, illustrating each with a story and then posing arguments for both sides. 15,000 first printing.

Thinking From A To Z

Author: Nigel Warburton
Editor: Routledge
ISBN: 0415433711
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What is 'humpty-dumptying'? Do 'arguments from analogy' ever stand up? How do I know when someone is using 'weasel words'? What's the difference between a 'red herring' and a 'straw man'? This superb book, now in its third edition, will help anyone who wants to argue well and think critically. Using witty and topical examples, this fully-updated edition includes many new entries and updates the whole text. New entries include: Principle of Charity Lawyer's Answer Least Worst Option Poisoning the Well Sentimentality Sunk Cost Fallacy Weasel Words 'You would say that wouldn't you'. Thinking from A to Z may not help you win every argument, but it will definitely give you the power to tell a good one from a bad one.

Telecourse Study Guide The Examined Life

Author: J. P. White
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780495103028
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This essential resource helps students synthesize and evaluate information and gauge their progress through The Examined Life Telecourse. The guide offers stimulating and thought-provoking support activities as well as self-test questions and a glossary of terms.

Pittsburgh Prep Essential Sat Study Guide 1st Edition

Author: Sunghoon Kim
Editor: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781723181085
File Size: 29,23 MB
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The most versatile and comprehensive study guide on the planet. Created by two of the most sought-after instructors in Pittsburgh PA, the Pittsburgh Prep Essential Study Guide breaks down every single concept for every subject in a unique, easy-to-follow set of powerful lessons. Sunghoon Kim, testing expert and lead instructor with a Master's degree in education from Harvard University, with Josh Goreczny, test prep instructor extraordinaire with a Master's in Arts and Teaching from University of Pittsburgh, combine to provide you with a systematic approach to absolutely annihilate the SAT exam. Pittsburgh Prep's Essential Study Guide is just that: an essential, versatile study guide that covers every concept, every topic, for all subjects tested, whether you are a student looking to improve 100 points or score a perfect 1600. There are no "tricks" when it comes to the SAT exam and beware of others who profess otherwise. There are no "shortcuts". There are no "tips". Like everything else in life, your success depends on your effort and time put in to your studies. That said, the SAT exam is an easier exam to conquer if you have a strong High School record, and immensely more difficult if you had bad teachers or struggled in your classes. Regardless of where you stand, as you look to apply to the best college possible, this study guide was created to help you to get there even if you had terrible grades. Each problem is accompanied by clear explanations, and each lesson is supplemented by video lessons accessible on Youtube on our channel at Pittsburgh Prep. Our Youtube video lessons can be accessed anywhere you have access to the web, and we cover topics ranging from specific conceptual materials to supplement your studies in our "Deep Dive" series, to more general inquiries like "How to conquer testing anxiety" in our other videos. Already a best-seller in the Pittsburgh region, this study guide is now available to all students looking to reach their highest potential. Totaling over 400 pages of instruction, guidance, practice exercises and effective methods to help guide you to your highest potential. 18 self-contained lessons, with over 500 practice problems to solidify and reinforce every concept ever tested on the SAT exam Clear, easy-to-follow, day-to-day study plans for math and evidence-based reading and writing sections for students with hectic schedules Specific practice exercises for each SAT subject matter - devised so that you can conquer any question type with variations even if you had subpar grades in Math or English in High School Integration with Pittsburgh Prep's online library of powerful video lessons on Youtube Pittsburgh Prep is a small organization run by professional educators who have only one mission: to guide you to your highest potential. We could care less about statistics because we only care about YOU. Purchase this study guide, and you'll have access to proven methods that have helped over 10,000 students reach their goal scores, obtain qualifying scholarship dollars, and be admitted to the universities of their choice. Download full-length SAT practice exams from www.collegeboard.com to accompany this study guide. We've included one full length exam for you to practice as well. We believe in you. Never, ever give up.

Proceedings And Addresses Of The American Philosophical Association

Author: American Philosophical Association
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Review Notes And Study Guide To The Philosophy Of Aristotle

Author: Barbara Jancar-Webster
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International Journal Of Philosophical Studies

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Books In Print 2004 2005

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ISBN: 9780835246491
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Study Guide For Kahane S Logic And Philosophy 4th Edition

Author: Harrison Hall
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ISBN: 9780534012502
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Symbolic Logic Study Guide

Author: Xinli Wang
Editor:
ISBN: 9781934269794
File Size: 38,92 MB
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The Symbolic Logic Study Guide is designed to accompany the widely used symbolic logic textbook Language, Proof and Logic (LPL), by Jon Barwise and John Etchemendy (CSLI Publications 2003). The guide has two parts. The first part contains condensed, essential lecture notes, which streamline and systematize the first fourteen chapters of the book into seven teaching sections, and thus provide a clear, well-designed roadmap for the understanding of the text. The second part consists of twelve sample quizzes and solutions. The Symbolic Logic Study Guide is essential for all instructors and students who use LPL in their symbolic logic classes.

Micro Study Guide

Author: Ronald Ayers
Editor: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780131502758
File Size: 28,88 MB
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The authors have personally prepared the comprehensive Micro and Macro study guides that accompanies the text. Tied directly to sections of each text, the study guides enhance and reinforces economic concepts for increased student comprehension. Each chapter of the study guides includes Chapter Reviews, Study Checks, Self-Tests ,Grasping the Graphs questions, and Detailed solutions to all study guide questions.

A Reader Study Guide For Cosmos Carl Sagan

Author: Ann Elwood
Editor:
ISBN: 9780394325972
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To accompany "Cosmos" by Carl Sagan.