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By Thomas E. Wartenberg

ISBN-10: 0470656786

ISBN-13: 9780470656785

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This hot and captivating quantity casts a spell on grownup readers because it unveils the unusually profound philosophical knowledge contained in kid's photograph books, from Dr Seuss's Sneetches to William Steig's Shrek!. With a gentle contact and strong humor, Wartenberg discusses the philosophical principles in those vintage tales, and offers mom and dad with a pragmatic place to begin for discussing philosophical concerns with their teenagers. available and multi-layered, it solutions questions like, Is it ok for adults to misinform young children? what is the distinction among asserting the Mona Lisa is a brilliant portray and vanilla is your favourite taste? each one bankruptcy comprises illustrations commissioned in particular for this book.

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