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Carus, Paul 1852-1919

Works: 392 works in 1,721 publications in 8 languages and 19,000 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Sacred books  Commentaries  Bibliography  Comparative studies  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography  Quotations 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Adapter, Creator, Compiler, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: BL1900.L3,
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The gospel of Buddha by Paul Carus( Book )
162 editions published between 1885 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,518 libraries worldwide
Originally published in 1894, The Gospel of the Buddha is one of the earliest translations of Buddhist literature into English. Carus compiles key passages from original texts, presenting an invaluable overview of the life and teachings of the Buddha. Many Westerners got their first introduction to Buddhism through texts such as these
Prolegomena to any future metaphysics that will be able to present itself as a science by Immanuel Kant( Book )
87 editions published between 1902 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,495 libraries worldwide
"Kant is the central figure of modern philosophy. He sought to rebuild philosophy from the ground up, and he succeeded in permanently changing its problems and methods. This new, revised edition of the Prolegomena, which is the best introduction to the theoretical side of his philosophy, presents his thought clearly by paying careful attention to his original language. Also included are selections from the Critique of Pure Reason, which fill out and explicate some of Kant's central arguments (including famous sections of the Schematism and Analogies), and in which Kant himself explains his special terminology. The first reviews of the Critique, to which Kant responded in the Prolegomena, are included in this revised edition. The volume is completed by a historical and philosophical introduction, explanatory notes, a chronology and a guide to further reading."--Jacket
The history of the devil and the idea of evil, from the earliest times to the present day by Paul Carus( Book )
66 editions published between 1899 and 2010 in English and Urdu and held by 1,326 libraries worldwide
Long before Joseph Campbell, and much more perceptively, the outstanding philosopher of Monism, Paul Carus (1852-1919), saw the need to reach past literal myths and religious symbols to uncover their true meaning, by assembling examples of the myths and religious imagery from all ages and cultures and deducing their common element. Carus's great work, The History of the Devil and the Idea of Evil, is here reproduced exactly as first published in 1900. New readers continue to find in Carus's extraordinary treatise an amazing wealth of provocative suggestions and remarkable insights
The monist ( serial )
in English and held by 983 libraries worldwide
Vols. 2 and 5 include appendices
Treatise on response & retribution by Laozi( Book )
33 editions published between 1906 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 445 libraries worldwide
Nietzsche and other exponents of individualism by Paul Carus( Book )
20 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and German and held by 377 libraries worldwide
This 1914 book is a survey of Nietzsche's views on topics such as valuation, individualism, and ego-sovereignty. Carus also gathers biographical information from Nietzsche's close friend Paul Deussen and presents them alongside chapters on those with whom Nietzsche worked most closely
Karma/Nirvana by Paul Carus( Book )
36 editions published between 1894 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 346 libraries worldwide
The Open court ( serial )
in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Philosophy as a science: a synopsis of writings of Dr. Paul Carus, containing an introduction written by himself, summaries of his books, and a list of articles to date by Paul Carus( Book )
32 editions published between 1909 and 1968 in 3 languages and held by 328 libraries worldwide
The canon of reason and virtue (Lao-tze's Tao the king) Chinese and English by Laozi( Book )
23 editions published between 1913 and 1991 in English and Chinese and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Tao te ching by Laozi( Book )
8 editions published between 1898 and 2000 in English and Chinese and held by 255 libraries worldwide
Printed throughout in two colors is this new, definitive version of one of the great books of world literature--comparable in its sales and influence to the Bible, the Bhagavad Ghita, and the Koran
Goethe, with special consideration of his philosophy by Paul Carus( Book )
6 editions published between 1915 and 1981 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
The Pleroma, an essay on the origin of Christianity by Paul Carus( Book )
13 editions published between 1909 and 2011 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
"Pleroma" means "fullness" in the sense of divine power. This 1909 work by the distinguished German-American theologian, argues--using scientific reasoning--that Christianity did not develop by accident but from necessity. Local conditions may differ, but the rise of a creed of universal love is inevitable--even on alien planets
Buddhism and its Christian critics by Paul Carus( Book )
28 editions published between 1897 and 2013 in English and held by 186 libraries worldwide
This engrossing comparative study of Buddhism and Christianity seeks to illuminate some similarities and differences of two religions that share important fundamental aspects. With chapters on the origin, philosophy, and basic concepts of Buddhism, and on Christian critiques of Buddhism, this volume is an indispensable resource for the student of religion
God; an enquiry into the nature of man's highest ideal and a solution of the problem from the standpoint of science by Paul Carus( Book )
13 editions published between 1908 and 2011 in English and held by 174 libraries worldwide
In this 1908 work for believers and skeptics alike, the distinguished theologian discusses the human relationship to the concept of God. He invokes the need for traditionalists to make room for interpretation, asserts the selfishness of belief in an eternal soul, and considers whether Christian theists are really pagans
Fundamental problems; the method of philosophy as a systematic arrangement of knowledge by Paul Carus( Book )
31 editions published between 1801 and 1903 in English and Undetermined and held by 163 libraries worldwide
The religion of science by Paul Carus( Book )
25 editions published between 1893 and 2011 in English and held by 141 libraries worldwide
In this 1893 volume, Paul Carus attempts to create a new cosmology one that could be both scientifically responsible and religiously satisfying. In his preface Caird states that the Religion of Science does not aim to abolish the old religions, but only to purify them and develop their higher possibilities." Here readers will find the principles, doctrine, conduct, ethics, and ideas of the Religion of Science
The ethical problem; three lectures on ethics as a science by Paul Carus( Book )
13 editions published between 1899 and 2011 in English and held by 129 libraries worldwide
Interested in the idea that good cannot be defined without a presupposed a world view, the pioneering religious scholar considers "Ethics, a Science," "The Data of Ethics," and "The Theories of Ethics" in this 1910 work. Includes discussions by distinguished contemporaries such as William L. Salter, John Maddock, F.M. Holland, and others, with replies by the author
The mechanistic principle and the non-mechanical : an inquiry into fundamentals, with extracts from representatives of either side by Paul Carus( Book )
6 editions published between 1913 and 2011 in English and held by 112 libraries worldwide
This 1913 work on the philosophy of science covers a wide range of topics, including Mechanicalism and Teleology," Time and Space," Man's Divinity," Mark Twain's Philosophy," La Mettrie's View of Man as a Machine." Carus's study of the subject from both scientific and theistic perspectives is fair and absorbing
The story of Samson and its place in the religious development of mankind by Paul Carus( Book )
16 editions published between 1907 and 2011 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Samson's superhuman strength allowed him to slay a lion and take on an entire army this power was God-given but also caused much suffering. In this volume Carus examines the problems inherent in the Samson story; he studies the historical and biblical accounts of Samson's life, as well as the myths accompanying them
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Alethes, 1852-1919

Alethes 1852-1919
Carrus, Paul
Carrus Paul 1852-1919
Carus, Pablo
Carus, Paul
Carus, Paulus 1852-1919
Chiaerhssu, Paolo 1852-1919
Jiaersi, Baoluo 1852-1919
Kāras, Pāl 1852-1919
Kārusa, Pala 1852-1919
Paul Carus Amerikaans filosoof
Paul Carus deutsch-amerikanischer Verleger, Schriftsteller und Philosoph
பால் கேரஸ்
카루스 폴
카루스, 폴 1852-1919
캐러스, 폴 1852-1919
ケーラス, ポール
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German (21)
Japanese (10)
Chinese (9)
Polish (5)
Spanish (5)
Urdu (1)
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