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Author: A. P. Martinich
ISBN: 1119010039
Language: English
Pages: 238 pages
Category: Writing Research & Publishing Guides
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell; 4 edition (September 8, 2015)
Rating: 4.9
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P. Martinich’s best-selling text, Philosophical Writing: An Introduction, has garnered high praise for its ability to help students with little or no experience in philosophy craft a well-written philosophical essay while learning to think analytically and gaining confidence in their essay-writing skills.

Features an entirely new chapter on how to read a philosophical essay, new sections on quantification and modality, and rhetoric in philosophical writing, as well as more updated essay examples.

A. P. Martinich is the Roy Allison Vaughan Centennial Professor of Philosophy and Professor of History and Government at the University of Texas at Austin

Traces the evolution of a good philosophical essay from draft stage to completion. A. Martinich is the Roy Allison Vaughan Centennial Professor of Philosophy and Professor of History and Government at the University of Texas at Austin.

Martinich First published February 10th 1997. Showing 1-8 of 8. Philosophical Writing: An Introduction (Paperback). Published July 4th 2005 by John Wiley & Sons.

Similar books and articles. Philosophical Writing: An Introduction. Martinich - 1996 - Wiley-Blackwell. Aloysius Martinich - 1996 - Blackwell. On Philosophical Writing. Carolyn Richardson - 2007 - Dialogue 46 (2):396. Drafts for the Essay Concerning Human Understanding: Volume 1: Drafts a and B. Peter H. Nidditch & G. J. Rodgers (ed.

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Although good philosophical writing is grammatical, there is virtually nothing about grammar in this book in the sense in which your fifth grade teacher, Mrs Grundy, discussed it. Virtually all students know the rules of grammar, and yet these rules are often flagrantly violated in their philosophical prose.

Philosophical Writing: An Introduction, 4th Edition, features numerous updates and revisions to A. P. Martinich’s best-selling text that instructs beginning philosophy students on how to craft a well-written philosophical essay.Features an entirely new chapter on how to read a philosophical essay, new sections on quantification and modality, and rhetoric in philosophical writing, as well as more updated essay examplesIncludes many new essay examples and an accompanying website with further topics and examplesTraces the evolution of a good philosophical essay from draft stage to completionEmphasizes what a student should do in crafting an essay, rather than on what not to doWritten with clarity and humor by a leading philosopher
Comments (2)
Andromathris
Excellent book to understand and practice some advices for writing. Using simple and clear language, author guide us through a structured pattern to think, organize and express ideas.
Painwind
Great book!