3 edition of The Opinions of a Philosopher found in the catalog.
February 12, 2007
Written in English
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The Opinions of a Philosopher. Robert Grant () was an American author. He was a Boston native and Harvard University graduate, and received the first Ph. in English granted by Harvard.3/5. A brilliant and concise account of the lives and ideas of the great philosophers--Plato, Aristotle, Bacon, Spinoza, Voltaire, Kant, Schopenhauer, Spencer, Nietzsche, Bergson, Croce, Russell, Santayana, James and Dewey--The Story of Philosophy is one of the great books of our time.
The Story of Philosophy is a key book for any reader who wishes to survey the history and development of philosophical ideas /5(). "The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers" is basically a biography of the Greek philosophers as written probably somewhere in the Third Century Anno Domini.
Its structure is broken down to ten "books" with the first seven focused on Ionian Philosophers (including Plato, Socrates, and the Cynics/Stoics) and the remaining directed our attention to Italian Philosophers (i.e., Pythagoreans).Cited by: The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers.
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New York: C. Scribner's,© (OCoLC) Genre/Form: Digital images: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grant, Robert, Opinions of a philosopher. New York C. Scribner's Sons THE LIVES AND OPINIONS OF EMINENT PHILOSOPHERS.
BY DIOGENES LAËRTIUS. LITERALLY TRANSLATED By C. YONGE, M.A., Fellow of the Royal University of London; Regius Professor of English Literature and Modern History, Queen’s College, Belfast.
Socrates on Opinion, the Philosopher, & the Good. Glaucon’s introduction to philosophy will itself have a prelude. He will discover for himself the meaning of “opinion,” doxa. Opinion in its various meanings determines the musical key of the different parts of the dialogue by its absence or presence.
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Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone by J.K. Rowling – review. Harry Potter thinks he is a perfectly normal boy. Unfortunately, he lives with his hot-tempered Uncle Vernon, his nosy Aunt Petunia and his bullying cousin, Dudley, who all make Harry’s life miserable.
Vintage hardcover book, The Opinions of a Philosopher by Robert Grant, illustrated by W. Smedley & C. Reinhart, Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Measures 5" x 7 1/4".Seller Rating: % positive. Analysis: Book V, e-end. In this section Plato makes one of the most important claims of the book: only the philosopher has knowledge.
In fact, if we read The Republic as a defense of the activity of philosophy, as Allan Bloom suggests, then this might be viewed as the most important claim.
According to Diogenes Laërtius: The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers Book VI: The Cynics: Life of Antisthenes "in order to hear Socrates, from whom he [Antisthenes] learnt the art of [what], and of being [what] to external circumstances, and so became the original founder of the Cynic school?".
Read A Review: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's stone, by J K Rowling from the story Books and opinions by -Sumzy- (Sumzy) with reads. reviews, books, ex. The Story of Philosophy is a classic account of the lives and opinions of the great philosophers of the Western world.
This text is a splendid example of author Will Durant's eminently readable scholarship, and is a key book for any reader who wishes to survey the history and development of philosophical ideas in the Western : The two books I've read that helped me get a very broad overview of the major topics in philosophy are: * Introduction to Philosophy: Classical and Contemporary.
The Lives and Opinions of Eminent Philosophers, Book VI Diogenes LAERTIUS (- 3rd Cent.), translated by Charles Duke YONGE ( - ) There are 10 divisions in. Thus, opinion is based more on a feeling more than on a reality shared and observed by all. Plato is the first to have thematized opinion in philosophy.
In the Republic, he defends the opposition of the “doxa” (the opinion) and the “episteme” (the knowledge). Knowledge enables us to act wisely.Full text of " The Story Of Philosophy Will Durant " See other formats. THE STORY OF PHILOSOPHY BY WILL DURANT NEW REVISED EDITION ILLUSTRATED GARDEN CITY PUBLISHING CO., INC, NEW YORK Socrates TO MY WIFE Grow strong, my comrade that you may stand Unshaken when I fall; that I may know The shattered fragments of my song will come At last.Lives of Eminent Philosophers.
Diogenes Laertius. R.D. Hicks. Cambridge. Harvard University Press. (First published ). National Endowment for the Humanities Division of Preservation and Access provided support for entering this text.
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