The Philosopher’s Toolkit: A Compendium of Philosophical Concepts and Methods 3rd Edition
Whether used as a guide to basic principles or a resource for key concepts and methods, The Philosopher’s Toolkit equips readers with all the intellectual ‘tools’ necessary for engaging closely with philosophical argument and developing fluency in the methods and language of philosophical inquiry. Featuring accessible explanations, practical examples, and expert guidance, this text empowers readers to understand traditional philosophical thinking and to engage with new ideas.
Focuses on the practical methods and concepts necessary for philosophical inquiry
Presents a versatile resource for both novice and advanced students in areas of philosophy, critical theory, and rhetoric
Adopts a pluralistic approach to teaching philosophy, making this a suitable resource for many courses
Delivers extensive cross-referenced entries, recommended readings, and updated online resources
Covers an array of topics, from basic tools of argumentation to sophisticated philosophical principles