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Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 93
Authors: Nigel Warburton
Categories: Study Aids
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Psychology Press

A compact and straightforward guide to the skills needed to study philosophy - reading, listening, discussing and writing - aimed at anyone coming to the subject for the first time or just looking to improve their performance.
Philosophy, the Essential Study Guide
Language: en
Pages: 93
Authors: Nigel Warburton
Categories: Study Aids
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher:

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Thinking from A to Z
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Nigel Warburton
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Routledge

What is 'humpty-dumptying'? Do 'arguments from analogy' ever stand up? How do I know when someone is using 'weasel words'? What's the difference between a 'red herring' and a 'straw man'? This superb book, now in its third edition, will help anyone who wants to argue well and think critically.
The Basics of Essay Writing
Language: en
Pages: 117
Authors: Nigel Warburton
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

Explains why it is important to be able to write a good essay, offers advice on how to get started, conduct research, and plan the essay, and discusses beginnings, middles, ends, plagiarism, the craft of writing, and other topics.
Philosophy: The Classics
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Nigel Warburton
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-03 - Publisher: Routledge

Now in its fourth edition, Philosophy: The Classics is a brisk and invigorating tour through the great books of western philosophy. In his exemplary clear style, Nigel Warburton introduces and assesses thirty-two philosophical classics from Plato’s Republic to Rawls’ A Theory of Justice. The fourth edition includes new material on: