Taking Back Philosophy
|Author||: Bryan W. Van Norden|
|Total Pages||: 216|
|Rating||: 4/5 (79 Downloads)|
Download or read book Taking Back Philosophy written by Bryan W. Van Norden and published by . This book was released on 2017 with total page 216 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Bryan W. Van Norden lambastes academic philosophy for its Eurocentrism and insularity and challenges educational institutions to live up to their cosmopolitan ideals. Taking Back Philosophy is at once a manifesto for multicultural education, an accessible introduction to Confucian and Buddhist philosophy, and a defense of the value of philosophy.