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The Resource The world's great thinkers, edited by Saxe Commins & Robert N. Linscott

The world's great thinkers, edited by Saxe Commins & Robert N. Linscott

Label
The world's great thinkers
Title
The world's great thinkers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Saxe Commins & Robert N. Linscott
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
108.2
Index
no index present
LC call number
B21
LC item number
.C78
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1886-1964
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Commins, Saxe
  • Linscott, Robert N.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophie
  • Philosophy
Label
The world's great thinkers, edited by Saxe Commins & Robert N. Linscott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [1] Man and spirit: the speculative philosophers
  • [2] Man and man: the social philosophers. Nicomachean ethics (Books I to V) / Aristotle; The Republic, Books II, Book VI / Plato; Apology / Plato; Crito / Plato; Principle doctrines / Epicurus; Fragments / Epicurus; The manual / Epictetus; Meditations (Books I to V) / Marcus Aurelius; The wisdom of Confucius / Confucius; The profit of one man is the loss of another / Michael de Montaigne; Of moderation / Michael de Montaigne; Of bad means employed to a good end / Michael de Montaigne; Cowardice, the mother of cruelty / Michael de Montaigne / Self-reliance / Ralph Waldo Emerson; The over-soul / Ralph Waldo Emerson; Compensation / Ralph Waldo Emerson; Morals and conduct / John Dewey
  • [3] Man and the state: the political philosophers. Of commonwealth / Thomas Hobbes; On civil government / John Locke; On liberty / John Stuart Mill; From the social contract / Jean Jacques Rousseau; Civil disobedience / Henry David Thoreau; From the wealth of nations / Adam Smith; Philosophical history / G.W.F. Hegel; The communist manifesto / Karl Marx
  • [4] Man and the universe: the philosophers of science. On the nature of things (Book V) / Lucretius; On the revolutions of the celestial spheres / Nicholas Copernicus; Novum Organum (Book I) / Francis Bacon; Discourse on method / René Descartes; The positive philosophy / Auguste Comte; Recapitulation and conclusion (from The origin of species) / Charles Darwin; The evolution of life (from Creative evolution) / Henri Bergson; The method of dream-interpretation / Sigmund Freud; Science and philosophy / Alfred North Whitehead; Some problems of philosophy / Sir James Jeans; Reality, causation, science and mysticism / Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington; The problems of space, ether and the field of physics / Albert Einstein
Control code
ocm00964348
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
4 volumes
Lccn
47030896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2142
  • (OCoLC)00964348
Label
The world's great thinkers, edited by Saxe Commins & Robert N. Linscott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [1] Man and spirit: the speculative philosophers
  • [2] Man and man: the social philosophers. Nicomachean ethics (Books I to V) / Aristotle; The Republic, Books II, Book VI / Plato; Apology / Plato; Crito / Plato; Principle doctrines / Epicurus; Fragments / Epicurus; The manual / Epictetus; Meditations (Books I to V) / Marcus Aurelius; The wisdom of Confucius / Confucius; The profit of one man is the loss of another / Michael de Montaigne; Of moderation / Michael de Montaigne; Of bad means employed to a good end / Michael de Montaigne; Cowardice, the mother of cruelty / Michael de Montaigne / Self-reliance / Ralph Waldo Emerson; The over-soul / Ralph Waldo Emerson; Compensation / Ralph Waldo Emerson; Morals and conduct / John Dewey
  • [3] Man and the state: the political philosophers. Of commonwealth / Thomas Hobbes; On civil government / John Locke; On liberty / John Stuart Mill; From the social contract / Jean Jacques Rousseau; Civil disobedience / Henry David Thoreau; From the wealth of nations / Adam Smith; Philosophical history / G.W.F. Hegel; The communist manifesto / Karl Marx
  • [4] Man and the universe: the philosophers of science. On the nature of things (Book V) / Lucretius; On the revolutions of the celestial spheres / Nicholas Copernicus; Novum Organum (Book I) / Francis Bacon; Discourse on method / René Descartes; The positive philosophy / Auguste Comte; Recapitulation and conclusion (from The origin of species) / Charles Darwin; The evolution of life (from Creative evolution) / Henri Bergson; The method of dream-interpretation / Sigmund Freud; Science and philosophy / Alfred North Whitehead; Some problems of philosophy / Sir James Jeans; Reality, causation, science and mysticism / Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington; The problems of space, ether and the field of physics / Albert Einstein
Control code
ocm00964348
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
4 volumes
Lccn
47030896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 2142
  • (OCoLC)00964348

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