The Philosopher's Toolkit
Peter S. Fosl, Julian Baggini
A Compendium of Philosophical Concepts and Methods
The ideal intellectual 'toolkit' for sharpening analytical skills and building philosophical acuity.
Whether used as a guide to basic principles or a resource for key concepts and methods, The Philosopher's Toolkit equips readers with all the intellectual 'tools' necessary for engaging closely with philosophical argument and developing fluency in the methods and language of philosophical inquiry. Featuring accessible explanations, practical examples, and expert guidance, this text empowers readers to understand traditional philosophical thinking and to engage with new ideas. Focuses on the practical methods and concepts necessary for philosophical inquiry.
The toolkit presents a versatile resource for both novice and advanced students in areas of philosophy, critical theory, and rhetoric.
Fully revised and updated to include new topics and entries as well as expanded recommended reading lists to encourage further study.