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Quinton, Anthony

Overview
Works: 90 works in 340 publications in 7 languages and 6,527 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Interviews  Study guides 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Editor, Author of introduction, Translator, Illustrator, Other, edi, Speaker, Performer
Classifications: B385.A5, 184
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Most widely held works about Anthony Quinton
 
Most widely held works by Anthony Quinton
Utilitarian ethics by Anthony Quinton( Book )

29 editions published between 1973 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political philosophy by Anthony Quinton( Book )

61 editions published between 1967 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 931 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Francis Bacon by Anthony Quinton( Book )

29 editions published between 1980 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om den engelske filosof Francis Bacon (1561-1624)
The nature of things by Anthony Quinton( Book )

24 editions published between 1973 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hume by Anthony Quinton( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in 7 languages and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hume explored causation, perception, belief, history, religion, economics, aesthetics and psychology and made an original contribution to each
Thoughts and thinkers by Anthony Quinton( Book )

13 editions published between 1978 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of imperfection : the religious and secular traditions of conservative thought in England from Hooker to Oakeshott by Anthony Quinton( Book )

11 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Wodehouse to Wittgenstein : essays by Anthony Quinton( Book )

9 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this his first collection of writings for many years, Anthony Quinton addresses the central political, philosophical and religious issues of our day. The book is divided into four sections. The first considers large political and social questions, culminating in the question of modern ethics. The second applies ideas to specific social and educational concerns. The third part takes a historical and thematic line to consider imperialism, property, madness and homosexuality from perspectives previously established. The final section, which begins with his essay on 'The Inner Life', considers the claims of the imagination and the limits of subjectivity in the art and the lives of artists and philosophers
Modern British philosophy by Bryan Magee( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1986 in English and Italian and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dialogue, combining informality with elements of drama, has been a favored form with philosophers since Plato; it lays bare the discussion, argument, and criticism which are part of the very subject-matter of philosophy. In this book some of the most distinguished philosophers in present-day Britain carry on the best traditions of the form. A.J. Ayer, Karl Popper, Gilbert Ryle and Peter Strawson, in dialogue with Bryan Magee, give authoritative introductions to their own work, even to the extent of saying what they think has been wrong with it
Education and values : the Richard Peters lectures, delivered at the Institute of Education, University of London, spring term, 1985 by Alasdair C MacIntyre( Book )

6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of men and manners : essays historical and philosophical by Anthony Quinton( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a collection of elegant and learned writings by the late Lord Quinton, one of the most prominent men of letters of the late 20th century. It ranges over the last 400 years of intellectual history and discusses freedom, morality, politics language, culture, and the relation between humans and animals
Bryan Magee talks to Anthony Quinton about Spinoza and Leibniz by Bryan Magee( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The ideas of rationalist philosophers Baruch Spinoza and Gottfried Leibniz are examined in this program by Anthony Quinton. Spinoza favors a pantheistic God who has matter and mind as two attributes, and who is the ultimate substance and explanation of the world. Leibniz sees the real world as consisting of an infinite array of spiritual centers
Absolute idealism by Anthony Quinton( Book )

7 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great philosophers a history of western philosophy by Bryan Magee( Visual )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Host Bryan Magee talks to scholars and philosophers from all over the world to explore the vast canvas of Western philosophy, from Plato to Wittgenstein
The Great ideas today, 1978( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Symposium by Plato( Book )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A master piece of dramatic dialogue, Plato has few rivals, and in The Symposium he is at his most incisive and entertaining
Philosophical papers by Friedrich Waismann( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two philosophies of Wittgenstein( Visual )

3 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ludwig Wittgenstein developed two linguistic philosophies: one studies language as a way of giving picture-meanings to objects; the other studies the ways language is used to create different impressions. In this program Oxford professor Anthony Quinton dissects Wittgenstein's two linguistic philosophies and discusses their influence on anthropology and sociology
The idea of a national library by Anthony Quinton( Book )

3 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems and theories of philosophy by Kazimierz Ajdukiewicz( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Anthony Quinton, Baron Quinton britischer Philosoph, Politiker und Life Peer

Quinton 1925-2010 Lord

Quinton, A. M. 1925-2010

Quinton, Anthony

Quinton, Anthony M. 1925-2010

Quinton, Anthony Meredith.

Quinton, Anthony Meredith 1925-2010

Quinton, Anthony Meredith 1925-2010 Baron

Quinton, Anthony Meredith, Baron, 1925-2010

Quinton Lord

Quinton, Lord, 1925-2010

Quinton of Holywell, Anthony Quinton 1925-2010 Baron

Quinton of Holywell, Anthony Quinton Baron

Quinton of Holywell, Anthony Quinton, Baron, 1925-2010

קווינטון, אתנוני. גרינגרד, אורה

クイントン, アンソニー

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Political philosophyHumeThoughts and thinkersFrom Wodehouse to Wittgenstein : essaysPhilosophical papersProblems and theories of philosophy