History Of Philosophy
History of Philosophy is an essential introduction to a vast body of writing about history, from classical Greece and Rome to the modern world. This book explains the crucial differences between speculative philosophy as an enquiry into the content of history, and analytic philosophy of history as relating to the methods of history. This book provides a comprehensive survey of historical thought since ancient times. Its clear terminology and lucid argument will make it an invaluable source for students and teachers alike. Introduction to the Philosophy of History remains one of the most profound and influential books on the history of philosophy. In clear and cogent terms this book examines the ideas and arguments of the Introduction to the History of Philosophy and it explains a knowledge of which is essential for fully understanding the philosophy of history.
Y N Thakur brn and educated in Calcutta is a Science Graduate having MA degree in Philosophy and History and also having knowledge of English, Bengali and Hindi. A teacher by profession, he was in Government college and now retired from their as a reader. He is a distinguished scholar specializing in Jainism, Buddhism and Trantric Literature and edited some books on these subjects.
Preface V 1. History of Philosophy: Pindar --Pg. 1 2. Sophocles in Philosophy --Pg. 19 3. Plate in the History of Philosophy --Pg. 29 4. Aeschylus in the History of Philosophy --Pg. 53 5. Gorgias in Philosophy --Pg. 63 6. Medieval Discussion of Intentionality in Philosophy --Pg. 77 7. Augustinian Argument for Philosophical Dialogues --Pg. 123 8. Ockham and Textbooks on Scholastic Philosophy--Pg. 139 9. Nicholas of Autrecourt to Bernard of Arezzo for Philosophy --Pg. 161 10. Rejection of Authority in Philosophy --Pg. 171 11. Emergence of Philosophy and its History --Pg. 209 12. Anti Cartesianism of Philosophy --Pg.249 13. Les Philosophes in Philosophy --Pg. 281 14. Idealist Tradition in England for Philosophy --Pg. 329 15. Revolution in History of Philosophies --Pg. 377 Bibliography --Pg. 397 Index --Pg. 403