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Taine, Hippolyte 1828-1893

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Works: 1,774 works in 8,062 publications in 21 languages and 41,646 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Records and correspondence  Biography  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Translator, Other, Author of introduction, Speaker, Editor, Actor, Performer, Composer, Commentator for written text, Honoree, Correspondent, Contributor
Classifications: PR93, 820.9
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History of English literature by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

299 editions published between 1871 and 1992 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Philosophie de l'art; Voyage en Italie; Essais de critique et d'histoire by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

506 editions published between 1187 and 2013 in 17 languages and held by 2,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu fen wei liang ce, di yi ce wei wen zi ben ; di er ce wei tu ban
Notes on England by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

200 editions published between 1858 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les origines de la France contemporaine by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

572 editions published between 1839 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 1,712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retrato de Hipolyte Adolphe Taine
Italy: Florence and Venice by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

272 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On intelligence by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

224 editions published between 1837 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"If I am not mistaken, we mean nowadays by intelligence, what was formerly called understanding or intellect-that is to say, the faculty of knowing; this, at least, is the sense in which I have taken the word. Such is the method it has been attempted to follow in this work. In the first part, the elements of knowledge have been determined; by consecutive reductions we have arrived at the most simple elements, and have passed from these to the physiological changes which are the condition of their origin. In the second part, we have first described the mechanism and general effect of their combination; then, applying the law we have discovered, we have examined the elements, formation, certitude, and range of the principal kinds of our knowledge, from that of individual things to that of general things, from the most special perceptions, previsions, and recollections, up to the most universal judgments and axioms"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
The French revolution by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

36 editions published between 1878 and 2006 in English and held by 1,001 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hippolyte Taine's The French Revolution, which is written from the viewpoint of conservative French opinion, is a unique and important contribution to revolutionary historiography. Taine condemns the radicals of the French Revolution, unhesitatingly contradicting the rosy, Rousseauesque view of the Revolution. Taine approached the Revolution in the same way that a medical doctor approaches a disease. Indeed, he described his work not so much as a history as a "pathology" of the Revolution. His method constitutes his principal contribution to study of the subject. This method began with an examination, not of the French, but of the English. As Professor Mona Ozouf observes, Taine "maintained [that] the history of the Revolution depended on the definition of the French spirit." He had, in an earlier account of English literature, defined "a unique explanatory principle" for investigation of the contrasting societies of the French and the English. This principle among the English, he reported, is "the sense of liberty," or what he described as the English conviction that "man, having conceived alone in his conscience and before God the rules of his conduct, is above all a free, moral person." In contrast to the English ability to conserve and even to expand liberty through gradual adaptation to changing circumstances, Taine identified a "French spirit" that became, Ozouf emphasizes, "his central explanation of the French revolutionary phenomenon." This phenomenon explained, Taine argued, why France "had demolished its national community well before the Revolution"--Thus making the Revolution not only inevitable, but also inevitably terrible. - Publisher
The ancient régime by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

48 editions published between 1876 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Fontaine et ses fables by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

187 editions published between 1860 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prefaces and prologues to famous books, with introductions, notes and illustrations by Charles W Eliot( Book )

18 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in English and held by 923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book prefaces, dedications, introductions, etc., by William Caxton, John Calvin, Sir Walter Raleigh, Francis Bacon, John Dryden, Samuel Johnson, William Wordsworth, Victor Hugo and Hippolyte Taine, among others
A tour through the Pyrenees by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

220 editions published between 1855 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recueil de textes sur les Pyrénées
Notes on Paris by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

247 editions published between 1808 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essais de critique et d'histoire by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

134 editions published between 1858 and 1953 in 3 languages and held by 696 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoire de la littérature anglaise by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

173 editions published between 1863 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern régime by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

41 editions published between 1876 and 2004 in English and French and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nouveaux essais de critique et d'histoire by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

114 editions published between 1865 and 1992 in French and English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The origins of contemporary France : the ancient regime, the Revolution, the modern regime : selected chapters by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

8 editions published between 1974 and 2007 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on art by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

32 editions published between 1188 and 1989 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Les philosophes classiques du XIXe siècle en France by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

94 editions published between 1868 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essai sur Tite Live by Hippolyte Taine( Book )

80 editions published between 1856 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Danna 1828-1893

Graindorge, Frédéric T. 1828-1893

Graindorge , Frédéric Thomas

Graindorge Frédéric-Thomas 1828-1893

Graindorge, Frédérick Thomas

Hipolitas Tenas filosofas, Prancūzija

Hippolyte Adolphe Taine

Hippolyte Taine

Hippolyte Taine crítico e historiador francês, membro da Academia francesa (cadeira 25: 1878-1893)

Hippolyte Taine filósofo, crítico e historiador francés

Hippolyte Taine filosofo, storico e critico letterario francese

Hippolyte Taine filozof și istoric francez

Hippolyte Taine franca kulturkritikisto, historiisto kaj filozofo

Hippolyte Taine francia kritikus, irodalomtörténész

Hippolyte Taine francouzský filozof, historik a literární kritik a literární historik, představitel pozitivizmu

Hippolyte Taine francuski filozof, historyk i krytyk literacki

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Hippolyte Taine Frans filosoof, historicus, schrijver en criticus

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Hippolyte Taine Frânsk filosoof, histoarikus, skriuwer en kritikus

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Hippolyte Taine historiador y filosofo francés

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Hippolytus Taine philosophus et rerum gestarum scriptor Francicus

Hyppolite Taine francúzsky filozof, predstaviteľ pozitivizmu, nasledovník A. Comta

Hyppolyte-Adolphe Taine frantziar pentsalaria, literatura-kritikaria eta historialaria

Ipolits Tēns franču pozitīvisma literatūras kritiķis un vēsturnieks

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The French revolutionPrefaces and prologues to famous books, with introductions, notes and illustrationsThe origins of contemporary France : the ancient regime, the Revolution, the modern regime : selected chapters