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Title: Dictionary of Philosophical Terms / Wörterbuch philosophischer Fachbegriffe
Subtitle: German-English/English-German Deutsch-Englisch/Englisch-Deutsch
Written By: Elmar Waibl
Philip Herdina

The dictionary of philosophical terms is the ultimate guide to German
philosophical terms and their translations into English and vice versa.
Thousands of entries not given in general dictionaries are included from
Aristotle to Ayer, Heraclitus to Habermas, from Plato to Postmodernism.
Based on the previous two volume hardback edition(1997) this single volume
paperback contains up-to-date entries including general philosophical
vocabulary and specialist terms.

Extensive introductions in English and German. Search by alphabet or index of
names and references. Clear practical layout with 20.000 new entries and
65.000 entries overall. Separate listing of 1600 philosophical works and their
translations. Cross references to synonymous and related terms and

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: facultas.wuv
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Linguistic Field(s): Philosophy of Language
Subject Language(s): English
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Format: Paperback
ISBN: 3825284404
ISBN-13: 9783825284404
Pages: 1184
Prices: Europe EURO 39.90