|Statement||by S. P. Linn.|
|LC Classifications||PN6331 .L5 1869|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||400|
|LC Control Number||12036166|
Kwame Anthony Appiah was born in London, grew up in Ghana, received his Ph.D. from Clare College, Cambridge, and currently is a Professor with the NYU Department of Philosophy and the NYU School of Law. Much of his focus is in political theory and moral philosophy, and he is a leading name in race and identity studies. His early work was in the philosophy of language, and its influence . Cassell & Co., Ltd. (London, UK) Series dates: Size: 5″ x ″ Longmans, Green & Co. (New York, US) Series dates: David McKay Co. (Philadelphia, US) Series dates: A series of commissioned titles focused on “great thinkers” as “distilled and interpreted by kindred thinkers of our day” aimed at intelligent readers who don’t quite have the time to sort. Description: Great Thinkers, A-Z brings together short, accessible snapshots of the people who have shaped Western thought from the ancient Greeks to today. The snapshots, written by the world's leading experts, describe a major thinker's life and work with suggestions for further reading on each one. Great Thinkers is an academically, biblically, and theologically informed series that explores the seminal thoughts of leading philosophers who have shaped the modern world. Writing from a Reformed perspective, the authors in the series identify the most influential cultural features of each great thinker and the most apologetically effective.
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