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An essay on man : an introduction to a philosophy of human culture

Author: Ernst Cassirer
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 1962, ©1944.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cassirer, Ernst, 1874-1945.
Essay on man.
New Haven : Yale University Press, 1962, ©1944
(OCoLC)707590380
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Cassirer
OCLC Number: 1865909
Notes: "Issued as a Yale Paperbound January 1962."
Description: ix, 237 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. 1. What is man? The crisis in man's knowledge of himself ; A clue to the nature of man : the symbol ; From animal reactions to human responses ; The human world of speace and time ; Facts and ideals --
pt. 2. Man and culture. The definition of man in terms of human culture ; Myth and reliigon ; Language ; Art ; History ; Science ; Summary and conclusion.
Responsibility: by Ernst Cassirer.

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