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Some works of philosophy additionally stand as major contributions to literature, and a few works of literature have profoundly prompted philosophy. Written expressly for prime institution and school scholars, this reference insightfully introduces ten broadly studied works of philosophical literature. person chapters talk about Plato's Republic, Augustine's Confessions, Dante's Divine Comedy, More's Utopia, Voltaire's Candide, Goethe's Faust, Kierkegaard's Either/Or, Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Huxley's Brave New World, and Borges' Labyrinths. An introductory bankruptcy considers such matters because the nature of philosophical literature, and the amount closes with a particular, common bibliography.

Despite Plato's banning of poets from the best group, a few works of philosophy additionally stand as major contributions to literature, and a few works of literature have profoundly stimulated philosophy. Such works have the ability to problem, impress, and flow the reader, they usually disillusioned complacent assumptions and insist new pondering. in addition they draw at the assets of language and literature to discover enduring concerns. Written expressly for prime college and faculty scholars, this reference with ease introduces ten greatly studied works of philosophical literature.

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