skip to content
First Principles : a Return to Humanity's Shared Traditions. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

First Principles : a Return to Humanity's Shared Traditions.

Author: Donald Foy
Publisher: New York : Algora Pub., 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Foy explores the differences between the foundations of modernism and traditionalism, how those differences work, and what they mean. for our values and relationships: expectations within the family, how we view science, and the qualities we hold as virtue.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Foy
ISBN: 9780875862026 0875862020
OCLC Number: 476114103
Description: 1 online resource (172 pages)
Contents: Table of Contents; I Where is the conflict?; II Rousseau, Two Lewises, and Mount Olympus; III Inversions, Gangs, and Gulliver; IV "Hobbs Was Right"; V Pinker's Unlovely List; VI The Selling of Personal Growth Divorce; VII Why Marriage Doesn't Translate; VIII The Invisible Hand as Pickpocket; IX The New Aristocrats; X Puzzled by Postmodernism; XI What are the First Principles?; XII The First-Principled Society; Afterword; Appendix I; Appendix II; Bibliography.

Abstract:

Foy explores the differences between the foundations of modernism and traditionalism, how those differences work, and what they mean. for our values and relationships: expectations within the family, how we view science, and the qualities we hold as virtue.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/476114103> # First Principles : a Return to Humanity's Shared Traditions.
    a schema:Book, schema:MediaObject, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "476114103" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800829791#Topic/civilization_modern_moral_and_ethical_aspects> ; # Civilization, Modern--Moral and ethical aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1163906> ; # Values
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/148dc22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BJ1031> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915828> ; # Ethical relativism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800829791#Place/united_states> ; # United States
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/863094> ; # Civilization, Modern--Moral and ethical aspects
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026043> ; # Moral conditions
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/38747093> ; # Donald Foy
   schema:datePublished "2007" ;
   schema:description "Table of Contents; I Where is the conflict?; II Rousseau, Two Lewises, and Mount Olympus; III Inversions, Gangs, and Gulliver; IV "Hobbs Was Right"; V Pinker's Unlovely List; VI The Selling of Personal Growth Divorce; VII Why Marriage Doesn't Translate; VIII The Invisible Hand as Pickpocket; IX The New Aristocrats; X Puzzled by Postmodernism; XI What are the First Principles?; XII The First-Principled Society; Afterword; Appendix I; Appendix II; Bibliography."@en ;
   schema:description "Foy explores the differences between the foundations of modernism and traditionalism, how those differences work, and what they mean. for our values and relationships: expectations within the family, how we view science, and the qualities we hold as virtue."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/800829791> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800829791#CreativeWork/> ;
   schema:name "First Principles : a Return to Humanity's Shared Traditions."@en ;
   schema:productID "476114103" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/476114103#PublicationEvent/new_york_algora_pub_2007> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800829791#Agent/algora_pub> ; # Algora Pub.
   schema:url <http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=318691> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=65586> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=318691> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780875862026> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/476114103> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800829791#Topic/civilization_modern_moral_and_ethical_aspects> # Civilization, Modern--Moral and ethical aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85026469> ;
   schema:name "Civilization, Modern--Moral and ethical aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1026043> # Moral conditions
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Moral conditions"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1163906> # Values
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Values"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/863094> # Civilization, Modern--Moral and ethical aspects
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilization, Modern--Moral and ethical aspects"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915828> # Ethical relativism
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Ethical relativism"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/38747093> # Donald Foy
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Foy" ;
   schema:givenName "Donald" ;
   schema:name "Donald Foy" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/800829791#CreativeWork/>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/476114103> ; # First Principles : a Return to Humanity's Shared Traditions.
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780875862026>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0875862020" ;
   schema:isbn "9780875862026" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.