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By Nils Gilje,Gunnar Skirbekk

this can be a accomplished creation to the heritage of Western Philosophy from the Pre-Socratics to 20th Century idea. as well as the entire key figures, the ebook covers figures whose contributions have thus far been missed, reminiscent of Vico, Montesquieu, Durkheim and Weber.
in addition to in-depth dialogue of the philosophical events, Skirbekk and Gilje additionally talk about the typical sciences, the institution of the arts, Socialism and Fascism, Psychoanalysis, and the increase of the social sciences.
History of Western Thought is a perfect advent to philosophy and the sociological and medical buildings that experience formed modern-day philosophy.

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