El Libro de la Filosofía (Big Ideas) (Hardcover)

By DK

DK, 9781465460158, 352pp.

Publication Date: August 16, 2016

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Description

El libro de la filosofía explora la historia y los conceptos de la filosofía y desmitifica una materia considerada intimidante por su complejidad.

¿Siguen siendo relevantes hoy en día las ideas de René Descartes, Mary Wollstonecraft, John Locke y Thomas Hobbes? El libro de la filosofía desvela los ensayos e ideas de más de cien de los pensadores más importantes de nuestro tiempo, llevando al lector a un viaje desde la Grecia Antigua hasta la modernidad. Explora el feminismo, racionalismo, idealismo, existencialismo, y otras corrientes influyentes del pensamiento filosófico.

Desde Sócrates a Julia Kristeva, El libro de la filosofía simplifica conceptos complejos utilizando gráficos innovadores y originales tipografías que saltan a la vista.

Alejándose del academicismo tradicional, ésta obra desenreda complicadas teorías para mostrar cómo se formaron nuestras ideas sociales, políticas y éticas, y ordena la información alrededor de determinadas épocas, pensadores destacados, métodos y enfoques filosóficos.

Con gráficos, un estilo narrativo claro, un índice de filósofos y un glosario de términos, El libro de la filosofía es una introducción perfecta y completa a una materia compleja y fascinante.

Edición también disponible en inglés.


El libro de la filosofía explores the history and concepts of philosophy, and demystifies what can often be daunting subject matter.

Are the ideas of René Descartes, Mary Wollstonecraft, John Locke, and Thomas Hobbes still relevant today? El libro de la filosofía unpacks the writings and ideas of more than 100 of history's biggest thinkers, taking you on a journey from Ancient Greece to modern day. Explore feminism, rationalism, idealism, existentialism, and other influential movements in the world of philosophy.

From Socrates to Confucius to Julia Kristeva, El libro de la filosofía breaks down difficult concepts using innovating graphics that pop off the page alongside creative typography. Cutting through the haze of academia and untangling complicated theories to show how our social, political, and ethical ideas are formed, El libro de la filosofía contextualizes the information around time periods, innovative thinkers, method, and philosophical approach.

With graphics, clear writing, a philosopher directory, and a vocabulary glossary, El libro de la filosofía is a perfect and comprehensive introduction to a complicated and fascinating subject.

Also available in English edition.



About the Author

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world leading illustrated reference publisher and a member of the Penguin Random House division of Bertelsmann. DK publishes highly visual, photographic non-fiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 100 countries and over 60 languages, with offices in the UK, India, US, Germany, China, Canada, Spain and Australia.

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