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by Breath
Wed Feb 25, 2015 7:29 am
Forum: General Philosophical Discussion
Topic: Frederick Copleston's A History of Philosophy - good?
Replies: 3
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Re: Frederick Copleston's A History of Philosophy - good?

I was thinking of dipping into some of Copleston's volumes to fill in some gaps - is it a reasonable substititute to fill in gaps without reading the primary texts? say for Malebranche or Leibniz? or the whole Scholastics period? A History of Philosophy is an eleven-volume history of Western philos...
by Breath
Wed Feb 25, 2015 7:18 am
Forum: Philosophical Counselling
Topic: What is a "real" problem+
Replies: 18
Views: 63779

Re: What is a "real" problem+

I think many problems, individuals can resolve on their own if they only try. What do you think? PhilX Many "problems" are not really problems at all, they are just poor use of language. With a bit of clear thinking, and subsequent clear formulation using clear language, the "problem" often evapora...