Introduction: Why Philosophy?.
Chapter One: Let us begin with death.
Chapter Two: The truths of reason.
Chapter Three: I inside, I outside.
Chapter Four: The symbolic animal.
Chapter Five: The world and its outskirts.
Chapter Six: Freedom in action.
Chapter Seven: Artificial by nature.
Chapter Eight: Living together.
Chapter Nine: The shiver of beauty.
Chapter Ten: Lost in time.
Epilogue: Life without meaning?.
Suggested further reading.
"A wholly accessible exploration and explanation of some key philosophical themes."
Asia Intelligence Wire
"This book casts philosophy first and foremost as part of a reflective life and not at all limited to academic study. As a result, it encourages readers to undertake philosophy as a living, open-ended practice."
Charles Taliafero, St Olaf's College, Northfield
- An engaging and accessible introduction to philosophy
- Relates the big philosophical questions to the problems in our everyday lives
- Written by Spain's most famous philosopher. Has sold extremely well in Spain (over 70 000 copies) and throughout Europe.