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Baird, Forrest E.

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Works: 38 works in 164 publications in 1 language and 2,117 library holdings
Genres: Introductions  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
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Most widely held works by Forrest E Baird
Philosophic classics by W Kaufmann( Book )

11 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1961, Philosophic Classics has provided a generation of students with an anthology of quality in the history of Western philosophy. Using complete works, or where appropriate, complete sections of works, this series allows the philosophers to speak directly to the reader. This series includes texts central to the thinker's philosophy, using the best available translations. Introductions to the readings are divided into three sections: Biographical - provides a glimpse into the life of the philosopher ; Philosophical - presents a resume of the philosopher's thought ; and Bibliographical - offers suggestions for further reading. In addition, drawings, photographs, and time lines help put the readings in context. In short, every effort has been made to help the reader understand the primary source materials
Introduction to philosophy : a case method approach by Jack Bartlett Rogers( Book )

9 editions published between 1981 and 1998 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique approach to the history of Western thought uses the case study method to clarify ways of understanding reality and defining philosophy
Philosophic classics : from Plato to Derrida by FORREST BAIRD( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2019 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This anthology of readings in the survey of Western philosophy -from the Ancient Greeks to the 20th Century -- is designed to be accessible to today's readers. Striking a balance between major and minor figures, it features the best available translations of texts -- complete works or complete selections of works -- which are both central to each philosopher's thought and are widely accepted as part of the "canon." The selections are readable and accessible, while still being faithful to the original. Includes Introductions to each historical period and to each philosopher, and an abundance of drawings, diagrams, photographs, and a timeline. This Combined Volume contains the most important works from Baird's Philosophic Classics, Volumes I-V
Philosophic classics : from Plato to Nietzsche( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophic classics( Book )

3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since 1961, Philosophic Classics has provided a generation of students with an anthology of quality in the history of Western philosophy. Using complete works, or where appropriate, complete sections of works, this series allows the philosophers to speak directly to the reader. This series includes texts central to the thinker's philosophy, using the best available translations. Introductions to the readings are divided into three sections: a- Biographical - provides a glimpse into the life of the philosopher; b- Philosophical -- presents a resume of the philosopher's thought; and c- Bibliographical -- offers suggestions for further reading. In addition, drawings, photographs, and time lines help put the readings in context. In short, every effort has been made to help the reader understand the primary source materials. -- Publisher description
Ancient philosophy( Book )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophic classics by Walter Kaufmann( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forrest Baird's revisions of Philosophic Classices, Prentice Hall's long-standing philosophy series, continue the tradition begun in 1961, to provide generations of students with anthologies of high quality in the history of Western philosophy. Using the complete works, or, where appropriate, complete sections of works, this series allows philosophers to speak directly to students. This series incldues texts central to the thinker's own philosophy, using the best available translations."--Cover
From Plato to Derrida by Forrest E Baird( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2016 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume features complete works or complete sections of the most important works by the major thinkers, as well as shorter samples from transitional thinkers
Human thought and action : readings in Western intellectual history( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Classics of Asian thought by Forrest E Baird( Book )

4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophic classics( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval and Renaissance philosophy( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esteemed for providing the best available translations, Philosophic Classics: Ancient Philosophy, features complete works or complete sections of the most important works by the major thinkers, as well as shorter samples from transitional thinkers. First published in 1961, Forrest E. Baird's revision of Philosophic Classics, Pearson Education's long-standing anthology (available in split volumes), continues the tradition of providing generations of students with high quality course material. Using the complete works, or where appropriate, complete sections of works, this anthology allows philosophers to speak directly to students -- Provided by the publisher
PHILOSOPHIC CLASSICS by Forrest Baird( )

5 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twentieth-century philosophy( Book )

6 editions published between 1996 and 2003 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Modern philosophy( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophic classics by Forrest E Baird( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2018 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteenth-century philosophy( Book )

4 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Asian philosophy by Forrest E Baird( )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2017 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Medieval philosophy by Walter Kaufmann( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient philosophy( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Introduction to philosophy : a case method approachPhilosophic classics : from Plato to DerridaPhilosophic classics : from Plato to NietzschePhilosophic classicsAncient philosophyPhilosophic classicsFrom Plato to DerridaClassics of Asian thought
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