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Filsuf Jagoan 3 (Action Philosophers #3)

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THE PRE-SOCRATICS History's earliest ... and weirdest thinkers! IMMANUEL KANT Epistemological Attorney! Six Degrees of FRANCIS BACON! ACTION PHILOSOPHERS Vol. 3 details the lives and thoughts of twenty-four of history's A-list brain trust in a hip and humorous comic book fashion. Reprints 7-9 of the award-winning series.
99 pages
Published March 20th 2009 by Kepustakaan Populer Gramedia (KPG) (first published December 12th 2007)
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Sam Quixote
Nov 29, 2015 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The third and final volume in Fred Van Lente and Ryan Dunlavey’s excellent Action Philosophers series covers: The Pre-Socratics, Aristotle, Epictetus, Immanuel Kant, Arthur Schopenhauer, Georg Hegel, John Stuart Mill, Baruch Spinoza, Confucius, Gottfried Liebniz, David Hume, Diogenes, George Berkeley, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Lao-Tzu, Michel Foucault, Sir Francis Bacon, Thomas Hobbes, and Mary Wollstonecraft. Phew!

Van Lente and Dunlavey come up with humorous and clever ways to present their subje
May 11, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: comics, philosophy
I learned more about philosophy from this series of comic books than from all my years of school. Action Philosophers! Giant-Sized Thing, Vol. 3 is a fantastic introduction to mostly western philosophers. It's ridiculously entertaining and despite the graphic format is very thorough. For each philosopher we learn not only what they had to say, but also their life story, how their contemporaries perceived them, and how their ideas are related. In this volume I particularly enjoyed "6 Degrees of F ...more
Dec 12, 2013 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Fred Van Lente (and company) do an excellent job of presenting (albeit in incredibly simplified versions) philosophers and their theories in this series of comic books. Philosophy is the most important activity that human beings do. Without philosophy, intellectual progress in any of the areas of intellectual endeavors would flounder. That beings said, we have a penchant for making things much more difficult than they need to be and philosophers are no exception.

Van Lente helps alleviate the pro
Oct 21, 2009 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: philosophy majors cramming for an exam
Not as good as the other two volumes. This one gives a more perfunctory treatment of more philosophers, rather than an in-depth treatment of a few philosophers. I appreciated the longer explanations and the details about the philosophers' lives, so this volume was a bit of a disappointment in that respect. They also included several philosophers who I didn't think really warranted being included. I guess by the third volume they were running out of really big names. Regardless, this volume is st ...more
Apr 13, 2009 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
The Charlie Brown -John Stuart Mill strip was great and the Foucault Family Circus was genius but too short. This book got a bit gimmickly and less illuminating than the previous 2 volumes; still highly recommended for anyone remotely interested in philosophy.
Andy Mitchell
If you want to understand the characters named after philosophers in "Lost" better, read this book!
Nov 02, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Philosophy in comic form. What's not to love?
Jul 03, 2008 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
My ass is objectifying my will to get the hell out of here!
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