"I will you tell you the history of philosophy ... I will make a promise to you from the start: I will demonstrate all these ideas for you in a very clear manner, without any technical language, but I will speak to the foundations and their contents with great depth and strength."
As learning to think means learning to live, Luc Ferry lays out the keys of philosophy for the taking, providing us with an excellent book. It is one of those rare books that stays with you for the rest of your life.
"Luc Ferry ties and unties, as a great educator, the transcendent cords of surety, lostness or presence."
Le Point Magazine
"He walks us, as a brilliant teacher, through the great schools of philosophy"
Le Parisien Magazine
"It is an effective introduction to the history of philosophy". Le Nouvel Observateur
Luc Ferry, former Minister of National Education of France, philosopher His works have been translated in more than twenty-five countries.