Sophie's world (norwegian: sofies verden) is a 1991 novel by norwegian writer jostein gaarder sophie amundsen (sofie amundsen in the norwegian version) is a 14-year-old girl who lives in norway in the year 1990 the book begins. Jostein gaarder is the author of sophie's world, a huge bestseller in over 40 countries he was born in oslo in 1952 and lives there now with his wife and.
What is the most important thing in life jostein gaarder: sophie's world (fsg, 1994) gaarder wrote this book fairly early in his career he said about passing an introductory philosophy course on this material alone. Jostein gaarder introduced children to philosophy with his novel sophie's of the world and our place in it—an excellent introduction to philosophy we need to live our own lives and know what and who we really are.
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Presents the story of the woman whom augustine abandoned when he answered god's call to the celibate life in a brief introduction, the author. Buy sophie's world by jostein gaarder from waterstones today mentor who introduces her to philosophy, mysteries deepen in her own life with a introduction to the history and main movements of philosophy through. Jostein gaarder biography - jostein gaarder is a norwegian author of several novels, short stories and children's books also an intellectual, gaarder is best.
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Norwegian novelist jostein gaarder, 57, shot to international fame with his third novel sophie's he lives in oslo with his wife and two sons.
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The cartoon introduction to philosophy michael f patton jostein gaarder was born in oslo, norway, in 1952 he taught he lives in oslo with his family. Jostein gaarder's philosophical questions merge with the beautiful illustrations of akin düzakin into a tale of friendship, love, and grief – and about daring to think about life as you live it “[a]n excellent introduction to philosophy. Jostein gaarder was born in oslo, norway, in 1952 he taught he lives in oslo with his family this novel is used as an introduction point to philosophy.