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Dictionary of philosophy

Dictionary of philosophy

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Published by International Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Dictionaries

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: Filosofskiĭ slovarʹ.

    Statementedited by Murad Saifulin and the late Richard R. Dixon.
    ContributionsSaifulin, Murad., Dixon, Richard R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB41 .F5513 1984b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination464 p. ;
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3158616M
    ISBN 100717806049
    LC Control Number83000244

    Complement it with Dictionary of philosophy book history of philosophy in superhero comics and these second animations of famous philosophy thought experiments. Jean Calas was a Calvinist who was wrongfully convicted of killing his son. The Dictionary is indebted for special articles to the new contributors mentioned at the end of the list of Collaborators given in this volume; and also to Professor Fabian Franklin of Baltimore, who gave his co-operation in the pre- paration of the article on 'Probability,' to which his initials F. The indulgent criticism so far made of the work encourages the editorial staff. The mind is a house furnished with experiences and sensory input.

    I owe a debt of profound appreciation to every one of the many collaborators that have so generously contributed to the Dictionary. If you find any joy and solace in this labor of love, please consider becoming a Sustaining Patron with a recurring monthly donation of your choosing, between a cup of tea and a good lunch. No one has the answer and if someone somehow did, no one else would believe it or realize it. It is in this spirit that C. Authoritarianism Submission to authority and opposed to individualism and democracy.

    The third edition of this authoritative volume captures the dynamic nature of the field by substantially expanding coverage. It is opposed to relativism, which claims that there is not an unique truth. Only on two points has the book been somewhat misjudged: we are not in any sense slighting Greek and Latin philosophy, and the remarks in the General Preface do not mean to suggest that we are. The value of a one-volume dictionary, nonetheless, makes the effort worthwhile. The mind is a house furnished with experiences and sensory input.


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