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Carpenter, Edward 1844-1929

Overview
Works: 560 works in 2,107 publications in 8 languages and 18,688 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Forecasts  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Manuscripts  Creeds  Sources 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler, Translator, Correspondent, Recipient
Classifications: BL313, 290
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Pagan and Christian creeds their origin and meaning by Edward Carpenter( )
51 editions published between 1920 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An important thinker in the late-nineteenth and early-twentieth century period, English writer and philosopher Edward Carpenter was blessed with a seemingly insatiable intellectual curiosity. In this wide-ranging analysis of early religions and folk beliefs, Carpenter offers a deft and often poetic take on ancient rituals and deities
Love's coming of age : a series of papers on the relations of the sexes by Edward Carpenter( Book )
144 editions published between 1896 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This advocate of women's liberation and equality between the sexes elaborates on the oppression of women in marriage
Towards democracy by Edward Carpenter( Book )
160 editions published between 1883 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Civilisation its cause and cure and other essays by Edward Carpenter( Book )
107 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British-born thinker and activist Edward Carpenter proposes a number of novel ideas in this engaging collection of essays. Chief among them is the notion that most of the civilized societies that have emerged throughout human history have crumbled after a period of centuries. Carpenter posits that ""civilization"" is a developmental phase that humankind must pass through in its evolution toward a truly enlightened state of being
Days with Walt Whitman with some notes on his life and work by Edward Carpenter( Book )
48 editions published between 1886 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Intermediate types among primitive folk : a study in social evolution by Edward Carpenter( Book )
24 editions published between 1914 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study reveals some interesting attitudes toward homosexuality
The psychology of the poet Shelley by Edward Carpenter( Book )
26 editions published between 1925 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 393 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The intermediate sex : a study of some transitional types of men and women by Edward Carpenter( Book )
56 editions published between 1907 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work presents Carpenter's reaction against Victorian convention regarding sex and homosexuality
The drama of love and death; a study of human evolution and transfiguration by Edward Carpenter( Book )
54 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this fascinating volume, English poet, philosopher and activist Edward Carpenter offers readers a sweeping theory of love and death that is informed by his knowledge of then-cutting-edge science. Drawing comparisons to the behaviors of simple organisms, animals, and past civilizations, Carpenter weaves a unified account of the meaning of life through the framework of these two cornerstones of human experience
Marriage in free society by Edward Carpenter( )
16 editions published between 1894 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 317 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British philosopher and activist Edward Carpenter was decades ahead of his time when it came to sensitive subjects like gender relations, equal rights, and acceptance of a broad range of sexual proclivities. In this thought-provoking series of essays, Carpenter addresses the issue of marriage and what an ideal version of it would look like in a utopian society from which oppression and persecution had been eliminated
The art of creation; essays on the self and its powers by Edward Carpenter( Book )
37 editions published between 1904 and 2009 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Woman and her place in a free society by Edward Carpenter( Book )
20 editions published between 1894 and 1899 in 3 languages and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A description of the social injustices against women and a plea for their liberation
England's ideal, and other papers on social subjects by Edward Carpenter( Book )
35 editions published between 1887 and 1919 in English and held by 265 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Angel's wings, a series of essays on art and its relation to life by Edward Carpenter( Book )
36 editions published between 1878 and 1925 in 3 languages and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sex-love, and its place in a free society by Edward Carpenter( )
12 editions published between 1894 and 1895 in English and German and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ioläus : an anthology of friendship by Edward Carpenter( Book )
23 editions published between 1902 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beredeneerde bloemlezing van poëzie en prozafragmenten uit de Griekse en Romeinse tijd, de vroeg-christelijke tijd en middeleeuwen, en renaissance/moderne tijd
Towards industrial freedom by Edward Carpenter( Book )
23 editions published between 1917 and 1924 in 3 languages and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From Adam's peak to Elephanta: sketches in Ceylon and India by Edward Carpenter( Book )
28 editions published between 1892 and 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forecasts of the coming century by Edward Carpenter( )
11 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sketches from life in town and country, and some verses by Edward Carpenter( Book )
15 editions published between 1908 and 1992 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Carpenter, Eduard.
Carpenter, Edward
Karpenter, Ėduard.
Karpenter, Ėduard 1844-1929
カアペンタ
カアペンター, エドワード
カーペンター
加本特 1844-1929
Languages
English (928)
German (60)
Japanese (22)
Italian (16)
Chinese (7)
Dutch (7)
French (2)
Czech (2)
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