The Resource Sophie's world : a novel about the history of philosophy, Jostein Gaarder ; translated by Paulette Møller

Sophie's world : a novel about the history of philosophy, Jostein Gaarder ; translated by Paulette Møller

Label
Sophie's world : a novel about the history of philosophy
Title
Sophie's world
Title remainder
a novel about the history of philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Jostein Gaarder ; translated by Paulette Møller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • nor
  • eng
Summary
The protagonists are Sophie Amundsen, a 14-year-old girl, and Alberto Knox, her philosophy teacher. The novel chronicles their metaphysical relationship as they study Western philosophy from its beginnings to the present. A bestseller in Norway
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1952-
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Gaarder, Jostein
Dewey number
839.8/2374
Index
index present
LC call number
PT8951.17.A17
LC item number
S6413 1994
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Philosophy
Label
Sophie's world : a novel about the history of philosophy, Jostein Gaarder ; translated by Paulette Møller
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Democritus
  • 41
  • Fate
  • 47
  • Socrates
  • 56
  • Athens
  • 72
  • Plato
  • 78
  • The Garden of Eden
  • The Major's Cabin
  • 94
  • Aristotle
  • 104
  • Hellenism
  • 121
  • The Postcards
  • 140
  • Two Cultures
  • 149
  • 1
  • The Middle Ages
  • 165
  • The Renaissance
  • 188
  • The Baroque
  • 216
  • Descartes
  • 233
  • Spinoza
  • 247
  • The Top Hat
  • Locke
  • 257
  • Hume
  • 267
  • Berkeley
  • 282
  • Bjerkely
  • 287
  • The Enlightenment
  • 303
  • 10
  • Kant
  • 322
  • Romanticism
  • 342
  • Hegel
  • 360
  • Kierkegaard
  • 372
  • Marx
  • 385
  • The Myths
  • Darwin
  • 404
  • Freud
  • 429
  • Our Own Time
  • 447
  • The Garden Party
  • 471
  • Counterpoint
  • 485
  • 21
  • The Big Bang
  • 504
  • The Natural Phil Osophers
  • 28
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 403 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036882085
Label
Sophie's world : a novel about the history of philosophy, Jostein Gaarder ; translated by Paulette Møller
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
  • Democritus
  • 41
  • Fate
  • 47
  • Socrates
  • 56
  • Athens
  • 72
  • Plato
  • 78
  • The Garden of Eden
  • The Major's Cabin
  • 94
  • Aristotle
  • 104
  • Hellenism
  • 121
  • The Postcards
  • 140
  • Two Cultures
  • 149
  • 1
  • The Middle Ages
  • 165
  • The Renaissance
  • 188
  • The Baroque
  • 216
  • Descartes
  • 233
  • Spinoza
  • 247
  • The Top Hat
  • Locke
  • 257
  • Hume
  • 267
  • Berkeley
  • 282
  • Bjerkely
  • 287
  • The Enlightenment
  • 303
  • 10
  • Kant
  • 322
  • Romanticism
  • 342
  • Hegel
  • 360
  • Kierkegaard
  • 372
  • Marx
  • 385
  • The Myths
  • Darwin
  • 404
  • Freud
  • 429
  • Our Own Time
  • 447
  • The Garden Party
  • 471
  • Counterpoint
  • 485
  • 21
  • The Big Bang
  • 504
  • The Natural Phil Osophers
  • 28
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 403 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036882085

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