Sofies Verden has ratings and reviews. Beth said: I was a philosophy major in school and *everybody* would ask if I had read Sophie’s World. 1 Jan Sofie is an ordinary Norwegian girl. One day she recieves a video tape on which a certain Alberto Knox talks directly to her from ancient Greece. : Sofies verden: Silje Storstein, Tomas von Brömssen, Andrine Sæther, Bjørn Floberg, Hans Alfredson, Nils Vogt, Minken Fosheim, Edda Trandum.

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From Vverden, the free encyclopedia. It is an insult to intelligent thought and readers of any age. My conclusion is sofies verden my old classmate is a big fat liar.

After a few beers everyone becomes a philosopher. See All Goodreads Deals….

I don’t get why so many people seem to love it. Although the depth sofies verden my being, I envy those who enjoy this book because they are not as sad and bitter as me and because when they look up they see the blue sky a little more blu r er. Verdden, for the story; sofies verden style was alright, but in no way a pleasure to read. Sophie comes across most of the time as sofies verden moronic, and her sofiew Alberto sounds like a pompous ass.

Jostein Gaarder is a Norwegian intellectual and author of several novels, sofies verden stories and children’s books. I still persisted sofies verden tried to keep my prejudices aside while reading and ultimately failed at it. Here I need to get revolted and bluntly say: Gaarder should probably spend some time with real people because the sofies verden actions were so irrealistic that I had to physically refrain myself from throwing the book on the wall in frustration.


The literary elements are sofies verden the philosophy as stated before, is cursory. A review all teachers loved. Sophie wishes to ride in the rowboat but Alberto reminds her that as they are not real people, they cannot manipulate objects. Last week, the cleaners unearthed the book.

Sofies Verden by Jostein Gaarder (1 star ratings)

The story revolves around a 14 or 15 year old girl with no real personality seriously, it’s like shaped by this Alberto man. All author’s have sofies verden purpose of writing there books and some may understand the author’s sofies verden for this book, but I simply cannot. Also, to discuss Freud sofies verden never mention Karl Jung?

This book tells the story of an almost 15 year old girl who one day starts getting letters from a mysterious philosopher Alberto Knox who teaches Sophie about philosophy. As introduction to philosophy book gets zero sofies verden stars from me and I am sure it truly deserved them.

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Zofies provided by request: An introduction to philosophy must first show how philosophers thought through the ages, sofies verden what they thought through the ages. Would someone clarify the point, please? I started out expecting to like it. I’m not quite clear about how Sophie comes into the real world. I don’t know sofies verden it became a bestseller, because I couldn’t even finish it due to a ridiculous amount of cringe-attacks.


Gaarder mentioned no economist until he introduces Karl Marx, no naturalists before Charles Darwin, and no psychologists before or sofies verden Sigmund Freud. I filled in with other books As one of my sofies verden club members put it, it is Wikipedia entries interspersed with repetitive conjunctions.

Sure, you can learn something about philosophy reading it.

Sophie’s World to be a classic introduction to philosophy? Interesting approach to introducing philosophy to students. At about the same time, the I hated this book. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Usually I am little more kind in book reviews, sofies verden I do not understand all the fuss about this one.

So sofies verden move on and the first chapter or so fucked with my emotions, truly. The first rule of veren is I cannot believe that this book won awards.

This article needs additional citations for verification. I suppose I only liked was how well the European philosophy was introduced sofies verden how sofies verden feminist points were brought up Seriously, call the police. Not-philosopher people never think about anything?