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Philosophy 101

From Plato and Socrates to Ethics and Metaphysics, an Essential Primer on the History of Thought

The book provides a concise overview of fundamental philosophical concepts, theories, and figures throughout history, from ancient to modern times. It introduces readers to key ideas in various branches of philosophy, including ethics, metaphysics, epistemology, and political philosophy, in an accessible and simplified manner.

Key points:

1. Socratic Method: A dialogue style where probing questions stimulate critical thinking and reveal belief contradictions. Named after philosopher Socrates, it's a key part of Western philosophy and modern teaching.

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