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Philosophy: The Big Questions.

Title: Philosophy: The Big Questions. Author/s: Cunningham, Frank. Lalonde, Daniel. Neelin, David. and Peglar, Kenneth. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Canadian Scholars Press (2003). Format: Hardcover (372 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 1551302306 ISBN-13: 978-1551302300. Area and topic: History of philosophy and ideas. Core areas/sub-disciplines/branches of philosophy. Key/important philosophical issues/topics/problems. Pedagogical aid and/or resource. Philosophical skills and methodology. Student […]

Philosophy in Practice: An Introduction to the Main Questions.

Title: Philosophy in Practice: An Introduction to the Main Questions. Author/s: Morton, Adam. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Wiley-Blackwell; 2 edition (2004). Format: Paperback (464 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 9781405116183,  ISBN-13: 978-1405116183 Area and topic: History of philosophy and ideas. Core branches/ sub-disciplines of philosophy. Pedagogical aid. Philosophical skills/methodology. Student text book. Intended audience/ reading level: Tertiary/accessible […]

Philosophy for Teens: Questioning Life’s Big Ideas

Title: Philosophy for Teens: Questioning Life’s Big Ideas. Author/s: Kaye, Sharon M. and Thomson, Paul. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Prufrock Press (2006). Format: Paperback (200 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 1593632029, ISBN-13: 978-1593632021 Area and topic: Philosophy and daily life/culture/experience. Key/important philosophical issues/topics/problems; Student text book. Practical philosophy. Thought experiments. Axiology (Ethics, aesthetics, political philosophy, well-being). Intended […]

Philosophy for Kids: 40 Fun Questions That Help You Wonder.

Title: Philosophy for Kids: 40 Fun Questions That Help You Wonder. Author/s: White, David, A. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Prufrock Press (2000) Format: Paperback (211 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 1882664701, ISBN-13: 978-1882664702. Area and topic: Core areas/sub-disciplines/branches of philosophy. Philosophy and daily life/culture/experience. Key/important philosophical issues/topics/problems. Pedagogical aid and/or resource. Student text book. Practical philosophy. Intended […]

Philosophy for Everyone (series).

Title: Philosophy for Everyone (series). Editor/s: Allhoff, Fritz. In addition, each title has its own editor. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Wiley-Blackwell. Format: Paperback (Between 220-300 pages) Area and topic: Popular philosophy. Philosophy and daily life/culture/experience. Intended audience/ reading level: General/medium Purchasing and information: http://au.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id-405212.html amazon.com fishpond.co.nz Unique and/or salient feature/s: The aim of this series is […]

Philosophy for AS.

Title: Philosophy for AS. Author/s: Lacewing, Michael. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Routledge (2008). Format: Paperback (448 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 0415458218, ISBN-13: 978-0415458214 Area and topic: Core areas/sub-disciplines/branches of philosophy. Key/important philosophical issues/topics/problems. Student  text book. Practical philosophy. Intended audience/ reading level: Secondary/upper (16 yrs NZ). Purchasing and information: www.alevelphilosophy.co.uk Unique and/or salient feature/s: ‘Philosophy for […]

Philosophy for AS and A2.

Title: Philosophy for AS and A2. Editors: Burns, Elizabeth. Law, Stephen. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Routledge (2004). Format: Paperback (312 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 0415335639, ISBN-13: 978-0415335638. Area and topic: Core areas/sub-disciplines/branches of philosophy. Student text book. Practical philosophy. Intended audience/ reading level: Secondary/upper Purchasing and information: 1) amazon.com. 2) Barnes and Noble Unique and/or salient feature/s: […]

Philosophy for A2: Unit 4 (Philosophical problems).

Title: Philosophy for A2: Unit 4 (Philosophical problems). Author/s: Lacewing, Michael. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Routledge (2009). Format: Paperback (296 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 0415458234, ISBN-13: 978-0415458238. Area and topic: History of philosophy and ideas. Student text book. Practical    philosophy. Intended audience/ reading level: Secondary/upper (17 yrs NZ). Purchasing and information: www.alevelphilosophy.co.uk Unique and/or salient […]

Philosophy for A2: Unit 3 (key Themes in Philosophy).

Title: Philosophy for A2: Unit 3 (key Themes in Philosophy). Author/s: Lacewing, Michael. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Routledge (2009). Format: Paperback (384 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 0415458226, ISBN-13: 978-0415458221. Area and topic: Core areas/sub-disciplines/branches of philosophy. Student text book. Practical philosophy. Intended audience/ reading level: Secondary/upper (17 yrs NZ). Purchasing and information: www.alevelphilosophy.co.uk Unique and/or salient feature/s: […]

Philosophical Questions: Readings and Interactive Guides.

Title: Philosophical Questions: Readings and Interactive Guides. Authors/ editors: Fieser, James and Lillegard, Norman. Material type: Book. Publisher/date: Oxford University Press (2004). Format: Hardcover (672 pages). ISBN: ISBN-10: 0195139836, ISBN-13: 978-0195139839. Area and topic: History of philosophy and ideas. Core areas/sub-disciplines/branches of philosophy. Student text book. Practical philosophy. Intended audience/ reading level: Tertiray/lower. Purchasing and information: […]