© 2002

Philosophy: Key Texts

  • Authors

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Julian Baggini
    Pages 1-10
  3. Back Matter
    Pages 134-140

About this book


Designed for complete beginners, Philosophy: Key Texts is an introduction to philosophy and gives a clear, readable overview of some of the major texts by Plato, Descartes, Hume, Sartre, Mill and Nietzsche.


Aristotle existentialism Friedrich Nietzsche Jean-Paul Sartre philosophy Plato

About the authors

JULIAN BAGGINI Editor of The Philosophers' Magazine, and has written for the TES, Independent and Independent on Sunday. He is co-editor of New British Philosophy: The Interviews (2002) and co-author of The Philosopher's Toolkit (2002).

Bibliographic information


'...these are very useful books, both of which I would recommend as valuable contributions to introductory literature in the field of philosophy.' - Elizabeth Burns, Think