Find a copy online
Links to this item
Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Denslow, Van Buren, 1834-1902.
Modern thinkers principally upon social science: what they think, and why.
Chicago, Belford, Clarke & Co., ©1880
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Van Buren Denslow
|Reproduction Notes:||Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL|
|Description:||1 online resource (384 pages) 8 portrait (including frontispieces)|
|Details:||Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.|
|Contents:||Preface; Introduction by R.G. Ingersoll; Sketch of the Life of Swedenborg; Emanuel Swedenborg, the origin of the Christian ideas Heaven, Hell and virtue; Sketch of the life of Adam Smith; Adam Smith, founder of the school of the economists; Sketch of the life of Jeremy Bentham; Jeremy Bentham, the Apostle of Law reform and of Utilitarianism in morals; Sketch of the life of thomas Paine; Thomas Pain, the apostle of chronic revolution in his relations to the Declaration of Independence, and democracy in America; Sketch of the life of Fourier; Charles Fourier the philosopher of passional harmony and cooperative association; Sketch of the life of Spencer; Herbert Spencer, a review of his theories of evolution and of morals; Sketch of the life of Haeckel; Ernst Haeckel, the demonstrator of the doctrine of evolution; Auguse Comte --
founder of the positive philosophy and pontiff of the religion of humanity, including a sketch of his life; The authorship of Junius, a sequel to the critique on Thomas Paine; Wealth, a sequel to the Critique on Adam Smith.
|Responsibility:||By Van Buren Denslow, LL. D., with an introduction by Robert G. Ingersoll. With eight portraits.|