I Think, Therefore I Draw

Pages: 320
Subject: Philosophy
Imprint: Oneworld

I Think, Therefore I Draw

Understanding Philosophy Through Cartoons

Daniel Klein, Thomas Cathcart

The great philosophers live among us, and they've got some great punchlines
Hardback
9781786074461 (1 Nov 2018)
RRP £12.99

The Book

Like the best comedians, the best cartoonists address philosophy's Big Questions. Cathcart and Klein reckon they're individuals with philosophy doctorates who couldn't find employment or, if they could, found serving lattes at Starbucks less fulfilling than they'd hoped.  

Covering topics as diverse as religion, gender, knowledge, morality and the meaning of life (or the lack thereof), I Think, Therefore I Draw is a joyous introduction to the major debates in philosophy through history and the present.

Wittgenstein once said that a serious and good philosophical work could be written that would consist entirely of jokes. Let's put that to the test…

Additional Information

Subject Philosophy
Pages 320
Imprint Oneworld

 

About the Author

Daniel Klein and Thomas Cathcart studied philosophy together at Harvard in the last millennium. Since then they have become the bestselling authors of Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar. Daniel is also the author of Travels with Epicurus and Every Time I Find the Meaning of Life, They Change It.

Reviews

‘I very much enjoyed it. Funny, succinct…just like a good cartoon.'

- Matthew Dooley, award-winning cartoonist and author of The Practical Implications of Immortality

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