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Plato and a Platypus Walk into a Bar . . .

Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes
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ISBN 100143113879
ISBN 139780143113874

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Its entertaining and humorous side makes learning philosophy enjoyable and much easier than a textbook. And, if you are a student, the book may be an excellent companion to your textbook for a required philosophy class.5/5(6). Life. Klein went to school at Harvard College where he received a B.A.

in philosophy. After a brief career in television comedy, he began writing books, ranging from thrillers and mysteries to humorous books about philosophy, including the New York Times bestseller, Plato and a Platypus Walk Into a Bar: Understanding Philosophy Through Jokes (with Thomas Cathcart) and the London Times.

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Daniel Klein lives in Massachusetts, and Thomas Cathcart lives in New Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.