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Philosophers Behaving Badly by Nigel Rodgers

Philosophers Behaving Badly

by Nigel Rodgers, Mel Thompson

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Recorrido por las biografías de ocho filósofos importantes(Rousseau, Russell, Nietzsche, Heidegger...) cuya intención es, en palabras de los autores, "presentar las locuras de los sabios y preservar asísu memoria del bochorno de la santificación". Es un libro muy "desmitificador" que muestra todas esas cosas que seguramente a los filósofos "protagonistas" no les gustaría que supiéramos. ( )
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This volume explores the perils of philosophy. It shows that a philosopher's own behaviour, sometimes bad, sometimes sad, occasionally downright mad, is seldom entirely unconnected with their thinking. The book examines the lives of 8 different philosophers which include Plato, Sartre and Nietzsche.… (more)

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