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For a beginner, philosophy can be a difficult subject to delve into - often texts are specific to one area, require prior level of understanding and can be written in a complicated style. So where does one start? Well this book is a good place in my opinion. It is written in fairly short chapters, often progressing in a conversational style with two opposing trains of thought. Along the way it will stop and explain the ideas going on, introduce the philosophers, and give you thinking tools to aid your learning.
What I particularly liked about this book is that it'll quickly lead you to a conclusion and then it will push your thinking a bit further, so you realise that it's not so… Read more