Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments PDF ePub eBook

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Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments free pdf Wittgenstein's Beetle and Other Classic Thought Experiments invites readers to participate actively in discovering the surprisingly powerful and fruitful tradition of "thought experiments." * Gives a lively presentation of an "A to Z" of 26 fascinating and influential thought experiments from philosophy and science * Presents vivid and often humorous discussion of the experiments, including strengths and weaknesses, historical context, and contemporary uses * Provides a "how to" section for engaging in thought experiments * Includes illustrations, mini-biographies, and suggestions for further reading.

About Martin Cohen

Martin Cohen is a teacher and writer specializing in philosophy, ethics and education, with a special interest in computing. His books include 101 Philosophy Problems (2nd edn., 2001), Political Philosophy (2001) and 101 Ethical Dilemmas (2003). He has been editor of The Philosopher since 1995.

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Author : Martin Cohen
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Data Published : 25 February 2008
ISBN : 0470776552
EAN : 9780470776551
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 152 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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