• The Passion of the Western Mind

  • Understanding the Ideas that Have Shaped Our World View
  • By: Richard Tarnas
  • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
  • Length: 21 hrs and 3 mins
  • 4.6 out of 5 stars (72 ratings)

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By: Richard Tarnas
Narrated by: Sean Runnette
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Here are the great minds of Western civilization and their pivotal ideas, from Plato to Hegel, from Augustine to Nietzsche, from Copernicus to Freud. Richard Tarnas performs the near-miracle of describing profound philosophical concepts simply but without simplifying them. Ten years in the making and already hailed as a classic, The Passion of the Western Mind is truly a complete liberal education in a single volume.

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