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How the world thinks: a global history of philosophy

How the world thinks: a global history of philosophy

Baggini, Julian, author, narrator

In the first global overview of philosophy, Julian Baggini travels the world to provide a wide-ranging map of human thought. One of the great unexplained wonders of human history is that written philosophy flowered entirely separately in China, India and Ancient Greece at more or less the same time. These early philosophies have had a profound impact on the development of distinctive cultures in different parts of the world. What we call 'philosophy' in the West is not even half the story. Julian Baggini sets out to expand our horizons, exploring the philosophies of Japan, India, China and the Muslim world, as well as the lesser-known oral traditions of Africa and Australia's first peoples

CD, CD, Audiobook. English.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Audiobooks, 2019
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Statement of responsibility: Julian Baggini
ISBN: 1528849965, 9781528849968
Performers: Narrated by the author.
Physical Description: 12 CDs (12 hr., 45 min.) : digital, stereo
Subject: Audiobooks.; Philosophy.; Philosophy History.