The premise of Adlers book is to highlight shuttle but devastating errors in the philosophy derived mostly from the 16th and 17th centuries in such areas as truth, knowledge,... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Spellman
Although it is not advertised as such, this book can be thought of as an introduction to the metaphysics necessary to begin to understand Thomistic metaphysics. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Bobby Bambino
Lists ten types of miistakes made by famous philophers::Berkeley, Descartes, Hegel, Hobbes,Hume, Kant, Locke, etc. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Charles P. Poole, Jr.
Good beginning for anyone delving into modern philosophy. Worth studying this thinker closely. Aristotle has something to say to us, still!Published 16 months ago by Mighty whig
This short, authoritative text surveys some of the major gaps and problems in modern thought.
I bought a used copy of this book in 2010, as part of my first gush of... Read more
Adler discusses and explains what he terms ten philosophical mistakes that have led to current errors in thinking in general and in philosophy in particular. Read morePublished on July 5, 2012 by bronx book nerd
One thing that Adler seems to be saying in this book is that is that most of the things we see around us are realities, not products of our thinking. Read morePublished on June 30, 2010 by Citris1
I think Adler attempts to define the problems of perception and epistemology out of existence. I don't think he succeeds.
"To say," writes Mortimer J. Read more