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Grene, Marjorie 1910-2009

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Works: 96 works in 444 publications in 2 languages and 21,553 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Editor, Honoree, Translator, Creator, Other
Classifications: BD161, 194
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Most widely held works by Marjorie Grene
Introduction to existentialism by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
32 editions published between 1948 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,040 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A portrait of Aristotle by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
40 editions published between 1963 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sartre by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Grene's elegantly written new book manifests the courage to confront some of the hard questions and the imagination to set forth a few of the new. In addition, it reflects a lively sense of the historical heritage of Sartre's thought ... (International Philosophical Quarterly)
Malebranche's first and last critics Simon Foucher and Dortous de Mairan ( )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Knowing and being; essays by Michael Polanyi ( Book )
16 editions published between 1969 and 1986 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The knower and the known by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
25 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Descartes by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
21 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and Undetermined and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophy in and out of Europe by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
11 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dimensions of Darwinism : themes and counterthemes in twentieth century evolutionary theory by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
13 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Descartes among the scholastics by Marjorie Grene ( )
7 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Descartes and his contemporaries : meditations, objections, and replies ( Book )
7 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The anatomy of knowledge; papers presented to the Study Group on Foundations of Cultural Unity, Bowdoin College, 1965 and 1966 by Study Group on Foundations of Cultural Unity ( Book )
10 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spinoza, a collection of critical essays by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 1984 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is another volume in the Modern Studies in Philosophy, a series of anthologies under the general editorship of Prof. Amelie Oksenberg Rorty, which present contemporary interpretations and evaluations of the works of major philosophers. This volume, consisting of a collection of papers by an impressive gallery of scholars, offers a plurality of perspectives on Spinoza. Each interpretation conflicts with some other; yet each illuminates some aspect of the subject. All the papers reflect the "tensions" and "conflicts" which make for very exciting and rewarding reading. Still the substantive puzzles remain and will continue to excite and fascinate successive generations of Spinoza's critics
From Descartes to Kant : readings in the philosophy of the renaissance and enlightenment by Thomas Vernor Smith ( Book )
12 editions published between 1933 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Martin Heidegger by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
13 editions published in 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The philosophy of biology : an episodic history by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 602 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Is life different from the non-living? If so, how? And how, in that case, does biology, as the study of living things, differ from other sciences? These questions lie at the heart of The Philosophy of Biology, and are traced through an exploration of episodes in the history of biology and philosophy. The book begins with Aristotle, then moves on to Descartes, comparing his position with that of Harvey. From the eighteenth century, the authors consider Buffon and Kant. From the nineteenth century, the authors examine the Cuvier-Geoffroy debate, pre-Darwinian geology and natural theology, Darwin, and the transition from Darwin to the revival of Mendelism. Two chapters on the twentieth century deal with the Modern Evolutionary Synthesis and such questions as the species problem, the reducibility or otherwise of biology to physics and chemistry, and the problem of biological explanation in terms of function and teleology
The understanding of nature : essays in the philosophy of biology by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
15 editions published in 1974 in 3 languages and held by 564 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topics in the philosophy of biology by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in 3 languages and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The philosophy of biology, some claim, should move to the centre of philosophy of science - a place it has not been accorded since the time of Mach. Physics was the paradigm of science, and its shadow falls across contemporary philosophy of biology in a variety of contexts: reduction, organization and system, biochemical mechanism, and the models of law and explanation which are derived from the Duhem-Popper-Hempel tradition. In this volume, the editors present essays which probe such historical and methodological questions as reducibility, levels of organization, function and teleology, issues emerging from evolutionary theory, and the species problem. The volume offers ample evidence of how good contemporary work in the philosophical understanding of biology has become. The editors aptly combine a deep philosophical appreciation of conceptual issues in biology with an historical understanding of the radical changes in the science of biology since the 19th century
Approaches to a philosophical biology by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
6 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interpretations of life and mind; essays around the problem of reduction by Marjorie Grene ( Book )
11 editions published in 1971 in English and Undetermined and held by 483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Glicksman Grene, Marjorie 1910-2009
Glicksman, Marjorie
Glicksman, Marjorie 1910-
Glicksman Marjorie 1910-2009
Grene, Marjorie
Grene, Marjorie 1910-
Grene, Marjorie 1910-2009
Grene, Marjorie G. 1910-2009
Grene, Marjorie Glicksman
Grene Marjorie Glicksman 1910-2009
Gurīn, M. 1910-
グリーン, M
Languages
English (268)
Dutch (2)
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