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Smith, Thomas Vernor 1890-1964

Overview
Works: 173 works in 601 publications in 2 languages and 11,119 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Speaker, Narrator
Classifications: B108, 180.822
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Readings in ethics by Gordon H Clark( Book )

30 editions published between 1931 and 1963 in English and Undetermined and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Descartes to Kant : readings in the philosophy of the renaissance and enlightenment by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

21 editions published between 1933 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophers speak for themselves : guides and readings for Greek, Roman, and early Christian philosophy by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

20 editions published between 1934 and 1955 in English and held by 557 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophers speak for themselves by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago, an experiment in social science research by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

19 editions published between 1929 and 1968 in English and held by 472 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophic way of life in America by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1943 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 470 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructive ethics, with contemporary readings by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

12 editions published between 1948 and 1961 in English and Undetermined and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The promise of American politics by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

17 editions published between 1936 and 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The democratic way of life; an American interpretation by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

48 editions published between 1951 and 1966 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The democratic way of life by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

19 editions published between 1926 and 1988 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creative sceptics; in defense of the liberal temper by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

8 editions published between 1934 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Berkeley, Hume, and Kant by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

18 editions published between 1940 and 1972 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foundations of democracy : a series of debates by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 1939 and 1974 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American philosophy of equality by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

13 editions published between 1927 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Atomic power and moral faith by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophic way of life by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 1929 and 1934 in English and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophers speak for themselves; from Descartes to Locke by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

10 editions published between 1940 and 1967 in English and Spanish and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in philosophy by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 1929 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond conscience by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

18 editions published between 1934 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"To have convictions and yet to live with those who have others, or none, is the last achievement of man, as it is the first mark of civilization. Conscience, if stunted, reverts to barbarism in a pinch, whatever its prevailing veneer of culture. And conscience is always stunted unless it transcends itself. Civilization, consequently, lies somewhere beyond conscience. Where it lies and how, it is our purpose presently to enquire. But first we must reveal man's moral sense to itself, neither pitying its weakness nor condoning its wickedness. It is an ancient doctrine, from which conscience has exempted only itself, that none can wear a crown who has not borne the cross. Conscience must be made to face its cross, for the sake of man and his future. These are bold words. If they can be shown true, they may make man brave against his final enemy, himself. To show them true is here our first concern. To do this we must nerve ourselves to track to their lair the philosophers, not forgetting the theologians, who have assured men that almost their worst is actually their very best. This will be no easy task, but it will not be without excitement. With that said, the current text is comprised of 10 chapters concerning the following topics: the morphology and orientation of conscience; the theological implementation of conscience; the idealistic implementation of conscience; the sociological implementation of conscience; the metaphysical implementation of conscience; the logical implementation of conscience; the aesthetic finality of conscience; solipsims and social order; dialectical behaviorism and social order; and oughtness and order"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2008 APA, all rights reserved)
Philosophers speak for themselves by Thomas Vernor Smith( Book )

14 editions published between 1934 and 1959 in English and Spanish and held by 227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Smith, T.V.

Smith, T. V. 1890-1964

Smith, T. V. (Thomas Vernor), 1890-1964

Smith, Thomas V.

Smith, Thomas Verner 1890-1964

Smith, Thomas Vernon 1890-1964

Smith, Thomas Vernor 1890-1964

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Vernor Smith, Thomas 1890-1964

ت. ف. سمث، 1890-1964

توماس فيرنور سميث سياسي أمريكي

سميث، ت، ف.، 1890-1964

Languages
English (302)

Spanish (2)