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Hobhouse, L. T. (Leonard Trelawny) 1864-1929

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Works: 174 works in 1,216 publications in 8 languages and 17,492 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Recipient, Other
Classifications: HM22.G8, 301
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Liberalism by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

151 editions published between 1900 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 1,453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Still a timeless classic in the liberal tradition. Hobhouse conveys, very succinctly, the importance of a liberal ideology that does not turn its back on social responsibility. Although straightforward, the text is multi-textured with enough subtlety to draw students into a discussion of deeper. issues associated with liberal thought and practice
Morals in evolution; a study in comparative ethics by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

97 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The metaphysical theory of the state by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

87 editions published between 1918 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1918, this enduring work by renowned sociologist and Liberal politician Leonard Trelawny Hobhouse encompasses a series of five key lectures, first delivered at the London School of Economics in the autumn of 1917. Outlining Hobhouse's theories on social investigation, freedom, law and the will of the state, this edition revives an important work, which has long been unavailable
Mind in evolution by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

57 editions published between 1901 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The book's subject is "Mind in Evolution," but no one will expect that such a subject should be treated with any pretence of adequacy within a single volume or by a single writer. The contribution offered in the following pages is of a double character. There is, first, an attempt to sketch in outline what seem to the writer to be the main phases of mental development. There is, secondly, an attempt to fill in this outline so far as the lower phases are concerned. To put the same distinction in different words, a hypothesis is propounded as to the general trend of mental evolution, and an attempt is made to test this hypothesis so far as animal intelligence and the generic distinction between animal and human intelligence are concerned. For the rest, that is to say in all that relates to the higher development of the human mind in society, the outline is left to be filled in upon a future occasion. The whole subject naturally falls into the two main divisions of animal and human evolution, and the mass of matter to be dealt with is so great that it is convenient to keep the two parts separate. At the same time evolution is a single continuous process the different phases of which are only seen in their true significance when treated as parts of the whole to which they belong. This is my excuse for combining a general design with a partial execution. Even as to that portion of the hypothesis which I have described as being tested in the present work I cannot pretend that the test is in any sense final. The hypothesis, though it appears to me to stand the test thus far, remains a hypothesis. The nature and limits of animal intelligence in its higher forms are matters of keen controversy, and will long remain so. In a science so little advanced as Comparative Psychology the justification for publishing any opinions or arguments must lie not in any pretence to finality, but in the hope of suggesting further investigation." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2005 APA, all rights reserved)
Sociology and philosophy; a centenary collection of essays and articles by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

26 editions published between 1965 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 867 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social evolution and political theory by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

40 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of social justice by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

60 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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The material culture and social institutions of the simpler peoples; an essay in correlation by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

43 editions published between 1914 and 2014 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development and purpose; an essay towards a philosophy of evolution by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

37 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rational good by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

50 editions published between 1921 and 2015 in English and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ex libris J.T. Hackett."
The labour movement by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

60 editions published between 1893 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The theory of knowledge; a contribution to some problems of logic and metaphysics by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

49 editions published between 1896 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L.T. Hobhouse (1864-1929) was fundamental to the New Liberal movement of the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. He authored many important works in the fields of philosophy, economics and social liberalism. First published in 1896, The Theory of Knowledge considers the content and validity of knowledge, and the conditions on which our understanding of knowledge is based. It is a rich and important classic, which remains of value to students and academics with an interest in sociology, anthropology and the philosophy of logic
Democracy and reaction by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

38 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social development; its nature and conditions by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

53 editions published between 1924 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Property ; its duties and rights : historically, philosophically and religiously regarded by PROPERTY( Book )

13 editions published between 1913 and 1922 in English and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Liberalism and other writings by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

14 editions published between 1994 and 2003 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social development, its nature and companions by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

8 editions published between 1924 and 1966 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Hobhouse; a memoir by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

11 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world in conflict by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

14 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in English and Undetermined and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Questions of war & peace by L. T Hobhouse( Book )

8 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Liberalism and other writings
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Hobhouse, L. T.

Hobhouse, L. T. (Leonard Trelawny), 1864-1929

Hobhouse, Leonard 1864-1929

Hobhouse, Leonard T.

Hobhouse, Leonard T. 1864-1929

Hobhouse, Leonard T. (Leonard Trelawney), 1864-1929

Hobhouse, Leonard Trelawney 1864-1929

Hobhouse, Leonard Trelawny 1864-1929

Hobhouse, Leonhard T. 1864-1929

Leonard Trelawny Hobhouse britischer liberaler Politiker und Professor für Soziologie

Leonard Trelawny Hobhouse Brits journalist

Leonard Trelawny Hobhouse personnalité politique britannique

Leonard Trelawny Hobhouse politico britannico

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Social evolution and political theoryThe elements of social justiceThe theory of knowledge; a contribution to some problems of logic and metaphysicsSocial development; its nature and conditionsLiberalism and other writings