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Ross, W. D. (William David) 1877-1971

Overview
Works: 501 works in 3,265 publications in 14 languages and 38,749 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Commentaries  History  Software  Biography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Annotator, Commentator, Contributor, Creator, tra
Classifications: B430.A5, 185
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Most widely held works by W. D Ross
Aristotle by W. D Ross( Book )

286 editions published between 1896 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 3,065 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book has bong been established as one of the foremost works on Aristotle's life, work and philosophy
The works of Aristotle by Aristotle( Book )

14 editions published between 1952 and 1984 in English and held by 1,813 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plato's theory of ideas by W. D Ross( Book )

80 editions published between 1951 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The right and the good by W. D Ross( Book )

104 editions published between 1930 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Right and the Good, a classic of twentieth-century philosophy by the eminent scholar Sir David Ross, is now presented in a new edition with a substantial introduction by Philip Stratton-Lake, a leading expert on Ross. Ross's book is the pinnacle of ethical intuitionism, which was the dominant moral theory in British philosophy for much of the nineteenth and early twentieth century. Intuitionism is now enjoying a considerable revival, and Stratton-Lake provides the context for a proper understanding of Ross's great work today
De anima = On the soul by Aristotle( Book )

147 editions published between 1956 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Clarendon Aristotle Series is designed for both students and professionals. It provides accurate translations of selected Aristotelian texts, accompanied by incisive commentaries that focus on philosophical problems and issues, The volumes in the series have been widely welcomed and favourably reviewed. Important new titles are being added to the series, and a number of well-established volumes are being reissued with revisions and/or supplementary material. Christopher Shields presents a new translation and commentary of Aristotle's De Anima, a work of interest to philosophers at all levels, as well as psychologists and students interested in the nature of life and living systems. The volume provides a full translation of the complete work, together with a comprehensive commentary. While sensitive to philological and textual matters, the commentary addresses itself to the philosophical reader who wishes to understand and assess Aristotle's accounts of the soul and body; perception; thinking; action; and the character of living systems. It aims to present controversial aspects of the text in a neutral, fair-minded manner, so that readers can come to be equipped to form their own judgments. This volume includes the crucial first book, which the original translation in the Clarendon Aristotle Series omitted. A complete English edition of one of the most influential of all philosophical works ; Clear and accurate translation ; A substantial philosophical commentary guides the reader through the work ; A comprehensive introduction Aristotle's theories within their intellectual and historical context.--Publisher website
Foundations of ethics : the Gifford lectures delivered in the University of Aberdeen, 1935-6 by W. D Ross( Book )

80 editions published between 1939 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metaphysics by Aristotle( Book )

166 editions published between 1908 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2 volume set located in Circulation
The Nicomachean ethics by Aristotle( Book )

71 editions published between 1925 and 2011 in English and held by 1,077 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Nicomachean Ethics is one of Aristotle's most widely read and influential works
The works of Aristotle by Aristotle( Book )

41 editions published between 1908 and 1966 in English and Spanish and held by 1,031 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kant's ethical theory; a commentary on the Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten by W. D Ross( Book )

54 editions published between 1954 and 1978 in English and German and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections by Aristotle( Book )

21 editions published between 1927 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 743 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 103 selections. The translation used is the Oxford translation except in the case of the few works for which that translation was not yet available
Rhetoric by Aristotle( Book )

99 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetics set up standards of literary excellence. Rhetoric established standards of effective public speaking
The politics by Aristotle( Book )

117 editions published between 1921 and 2008 in 7 languages and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This new translation of one of the fundamental texts of Western political thought combines strict fidelity to Aristotle's Greek with a contemporary English prose style. Lord's intention throughout is to retain Aristotle's distinctive style. The accompanying notes provide literary and historical references, call attention to textual problems, and supply other essential information and interpretation. A glossary supplies working definitions of key terms in Aristotle's philosophical-political vocabulary as well as a guide to linguistic relationships that are not always reflected in equivalent English terms. Lord's extensive introduction presents a detailed account of Aristotle's life in relation to the political situation and events of his time and then discusses the problematic character and history of Aristotle's writings in general and of the Politics in particular. Lord also outlines Aristotle's conception of political science, tracing its relation to theoretical science on the one hand and to ethics on the other. In conclusion, he briefly traces the subsequent history and influence of the Politics up to modern times."--Publisher's description
Topica et Sophistici elenchi by Aristotle( Book )

85 editions published between 1928 and 2004 in 7 languages and held by 645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Posterior analytics by Aristotle( Book )

86 editions published between 1964 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 586 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hauptbeschreibung Die ""Zweite Analytik"" (""Analytica Posteriora""), enstanden im 4. Jhdt. v. Chr., gehört zu den esoterischen Schriften des Aristoteles und präsentiert seine Wissenschaftstheorie, die eine Theorie des Wissens einschließt. Untersucht wird hier die Frage, was Wissenschaft sei und wie sie möglich werde. Von zentraler Bedeutung ist für Aristoteles die These vom Vorrang der Sinneswahrnehmung, die der Entstehung des Wissens vorausgeht: Jede Unterweisung und jedes verständige Erwerben von Wissen entsteht aus bereits vorhandener Kenntnis - aber nach klaren und aus
Nicomachean ethics by Aristotle( Book )

58 editions published between 1915 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics is considered to be one of the most important treatises on ethics ever written. In an incredibly detailed study of virtue and vice in man, Aristotle examines one of the most central themes to man, the nature of goodness itself. In Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, he asserts that virtue is essential to happiness and that man must live in accordance with the "doctrine of the mean" (the balance between excess and deficiency) to achieve such happiness"--Page 4 of cover
Nicomachean ethics by Aristotle( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Metaphysics by Aristotle( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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W.D. Ross

W·D·罗斯

William David Ross Brits filosoof (1877-1971)

William David Ross filosofo e filologo britannico

William David Ross schottischer Philosoph

Росс, Дэвид

ويليام روس

ویلیام دی راس فیلسوف بریتانیایی

로스, W. D. 1877-1971

로스, 윌리엄 데이비드 1877-1971

ウィリアム・デイヴィッド・ロス

ロス, ウィリアム・デイヴィッド

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The works of AristotlePlato's theory of ideasThe right and the goodFoundations of ethics : the Gifford lectures delivered in the University of Aberdeen, 1935-6MetaphysicsThe Nicomachean ethicsRhetoricThe politics