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Jaspers, Karl 1883-1969

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Works: 1,877 works in 7,024 publications in 26 languages and 91,443 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Introductions 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Dedicatee, Contributor, Collaborator, Editor, Correspondent, Narrator, Publishing director, Performer, Director, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: B3279.J33, 193
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The great philosophers by Karl Jaspers( Book )

267 editions published between 1957 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 4,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[1] The foundations: The paradigmatic individuals: Socrates, Buddha, Confucius, Jesus. The seminal founders of philosophical thought: Plato, Augustine, Kant -- [2] The original thinkers: Anaximander, Heraclitus, Parmenides, Plotinus, Anselm, Nicholas of Cusa, Spinoza, Lao-Tzu, Nagarjuna -- [3] Xenophanes, Democritus, Empedocles, Bruno, Epicurus, Boehme, Schelling, Leibniz, Aristotle, Hegel -- [4] The disturbers: Descartes, Pascal, Lessing, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche. Philosophers in other realms: Einstein, Weber, Marx
Way to wisdom, an introduction to philosophy by Karl Jaspers( Book )

226 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 2,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Man in the modern age by Karl Jaspers( Book )

172 editions published between 1922 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 2,486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu yi shi cun zhe xue shi de fan si zuo di xian, miao hua le yu xi fang she hui hua xian dai hua jin cheng xiang ban sui de jing shen wen hua de ju da zhen han yi ji zhe zhong zhen han liu gei dang dai xi fang ren de kun jing
Philosophy by Karl Jaspers( Book )

169 editions published between 1932 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophie, das Wagnis, in den unbetretbaren Grund menschlicher Selbstgewißheit zu dringen, müßte als Lehre der für jedermann ein sichtigen Wahrheit in die Irre geraten. ZW'3. r kommt es ihr selbst darauf an, zu begreifen, was zwingend wißbar ist; aber sie wiederholt weder, was in den Wissenschaften erkennbar wurde, noch tritt sie mit eigenem Geg'enstand und gleichem Anspruch in deren Bereich. Im Philosophieren ist nicht noch einmal die Befriedigung zu erwarten, welche die Sachkunde von Dingen in der Welt gewährt. In ihm wird mehr gesucht und gefordert: Das Denken, das mein Seinsbewußtsein verwandelt, weil es erweckend mich zu mir bringt in den ursprüng lichen Antrieben, aus denen im Dasein handelnd ich werde, was ich bin. Das vermag kein objektives Wissen. Wie dieses gemeint ist, ist es vielmehr eines der Momente des Seinsbewußtseins, das im Philoso phieren sich erzeugt. Philosophie, in der Idee die vollendete Helligkeit des Seins am Ursprung und Ende aller Dinge, begriff sich, obgleich in der Zeit stehend, als zeitlose Kristallisation des Zeitlosen. Jedoch ist Philoso phieren der Weg des 1If enschen, der, geschichtlich in seiner Zeit, das Sein ergreift. Nur in dieser Erscheinung, nicht an sich selbst ist es ihm zugänglich. Im Philosophieren spricht sich ein Glaube ohne jede Offenbarung aus, appellierend an den, der auf demselben Wege ist; es ist nicht ein objektiver Wegweiser im Wirrsal; ein jeder faßt nur, was er als Möglichkeit durch sich selbst ist
General psychopathology by Karl Jaspers( Book )

175 editions published between 1913 and 2007 in 9 languages and held by 2,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book represents Professor Jaspers' most important contribution to the work of the 'Heidelberg School ' of which he was a member. Not only does it contain valuable clinical material but it also presents a comprehensive discussion of what is implied in the concept of 'mind'."--Jacket
The origin and goal of history by Karl Jaspers( Book )

168 editions published between 1949 and 2010 in 11 languages and held by 2,232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in English in 1953, this important book from eminent philosopher Karl Jaspers deals with the philosophy of the history of mankind. More specifically, its avowed aim is to assist in heightening our awareness of the present by placing it within the framework of the long obscurity of prehistory and the boundless realm of possibilities which lie within the undecided future. This analysis is split into three parts: World history; the present and the future; and the meaning of history
Reason and Existenz; five lectures by Karl Jaspers( Book )

98 editions published between 1935 and 1997 in 5 languages and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intent of Jaspers' philosophizing then is simply to recall us to our authentic situation. This recall is not itself a doctrine; it is only the stimulus to an inward action each must perform for himself in communication with others. Jaspers' Existenz-philosophy is thus an attempt to consider and enact human honesty; it is philosophy, not as wisdom, but as the love of wisdom
The future of mankind by Karl Jaspers( Book )

28 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and held by 1,807 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the century's great philosophers assesses man's ability to stand up to the grimmest threat the world has ever known--nuclear warfare
The perennial scope of philosophy by Karl Jaspers( Book )

129 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 1,714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The text of six lectures in which Karl Jaspers redefines the position of philosophy in the world today, particularly in relation to science and theology, and defines and outlines his own philosophy
The philosophy of Karl Jaspers by Paul Arthur Schilpp( Book )

10 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 1,646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The question of German guilt by Karl Jaspers( Book )

98 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Shortly after the Nazi government fell, a philosophy professor at Heidelberg University lectured on a subject that burned the consciousness and conscience of thinking Germans. 'Are the German people guilty?' These lectures by Karl Jaspers, an outstanding European philosopher, attracted wide attention among German intellectuals and students; they seemed to offer a path to sanity and morality in a disordered world. Jaspers, a life-long liberal, attempted in this book to discuss rationally a problem that had thus far evoked only heat and fury. Neither an evasive apology nor a thorough condemnation, his book distinguished between types of guilt and degrees of responsibility. He listed four categories of guilt: criminal guilt (the commitment of overt acts), political guilt (the degree of political acquiescence in the Nazi regime), moral guilt (a matter of private judgment among one's friends), and metaphysical guilt (a universally shared responsibility of those who chose to remain alive rather than die in protest against Nazi atrocities)."
The future of Germany by Karl Jaspers( Book )

29 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical faith and revelation by Karl Jaspers( Book )

42 editions published between 1948 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nietzsche: an introduction to the understanding of his philosophical activity by Karl Jaspers( Book )

26 editions published between 1965 and 1997 in English and German and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy of existence by Karl Jaspers( Book )

16 editions published between 1971 and 1995 in English and German and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy is for everyman; a short course in philosophical thinking by Karl Jaspers( Book )

112 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 12 languages and held by 1,206 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The idea of the university by Karl Jaspers( Book )

60 editions published between 1923 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 1,000 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Universität/Organisation/Aufgabe
Myth and Christianity; an inquiry into the possibility of religion without myth by Karl Jaspers( Book )

20 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and German and held by 994 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of the world's greatest living philosophers debates with one of the world's foremost theologians an issue of the utmost importance to this generation: Can Christianity survive as a vital force in the modern world? According to Bultmann, leading Protestant existentialist and a practising minister, the traditional religion of the West can best be rescued from skepticism if its "mythological" elements are dropped and only their meanings retained. Jaspers, a found of "Existenz" philosophy, opposes this view and contends that religion without mythology is impossible. In the course of this discussion, a number of basic philosophical, religious and social questions are re-examined, with results that have already had a crucial effect on modern thought
Psychologie der Weltanschauungen by Karl Jaspers( Book )

107 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 934 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Las actitudes. Imagenes del mundo - Fuentes de una psicologia de las concepciones del mundo - Ideas sistematicas fundamentales - Teoria de las ideas de Kant - La vida del espiritu
Reason and anti-reason in our time by Karl Jaspers( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 1971 in English and held by 859 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Âspers, Karl

Carolus Theodorus Jaspers

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Karl Jaspers deutscher Philosoph und Psychiater

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Karl Jaspers German psychiatrist and philosopher

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Karl Jaspers psychiatre et philosophe allemand

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Καρλ Γιάσπερς

Καρλ Γιάσπερς Γερμανός υπαρξιστής φιλόσοφος και ψυχοπαθολόγος

Карл Тэадор Ясперс

Карл Тэадор Яспэрс

Карл Ясперс

Карл Јасперс германски психијатар и филозоф

Ясперс, Карл

Ясперс, Карл 1883-1969

Ясперс, Карл Теодор немецкий философ, психолог и психиатр

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יאספרס, קרל 1883-1969

יספרס, קרל 1883-1969

קרל יאספרס

كارل ياسبرز، 1883-1969

كارل ياسبرس

ياسبرس، كارل، 1883-1969

يسبرز، كارل، 1883-1969

کارل یاسپرس

ਕਾਰਲ ਜੈਸਪਰਸ

야스빠스 1883-1969

야스퍼스, K. 1883-1969

야스퍼스, 카를 1883-1969

야스퍼스, 카알 1883-1969

야스퍼스, 칼 1883-1969

야스퍼어스 1883-1969

야스페르스 1883-1969

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カール・ヤスパース

ヤスパアス

ヤスパース, K

ヤスパース, カール

ヤスパース, カール 1883-1969

ヤスペルス, カルル

卡尔·雅斯贝尔斯

卡尔•雅斯贝尔斯 1883-1969

雅士培 1883-1969

雅斯贝尔斯, 卡尔 1883-1969

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German (969)

English (584)

French (142)

Spanish (126)

Italian (45)

Japanese (33)

Portuguese (23)

Chinese (21)

Korean (14)

Russian (8)

Dutch (7)

Polish (6)

Serbian (5)

Turkish (4)

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Way to wisdom, an introduction to philosophyMan in the modern agePhilosophyGeneral psychopathologyThe origin and goal of historyReason and Existenz; five lecturesThe perennial scope of philosophyThe question of German guilt