Review: qDepth and breadth of coverage, clarity of presentation, impressive bibliographies, excellent use of cross references, and an extensive index combine to make this an impressive reference work. The contributors have addressed both current and past scholarship on world philosophy and religion and have produced a worthy successor to Macmillan's 1967 Encyclopedia of Philosophy. It will be read and understood by the educated public as well as scholars and will be a fine addition to academic and large public library reference collections.q--qOutstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection Sources Committee, RUSA, ALAHume argues that reason is motivationally inert, so that only our passions can motivate us. Reason, according to Hume, ... Frank, R. (1988) Passions within Reason: The Strategic Role of the Emotions, New York: Norton. (Expounds on the ideaanbsp;...
|Title||:||Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy: Index|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 1998-01-01|