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Smart, J. J. C. (John Jamieson Carswell) 1920-2012

Overview
Works: 58 works in 345 publications in 6 languages and 6,770 library holdings
Genres: Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
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Utilitarianism : for and against by J. J. C Smart( Book )

85 editions published between 1963 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title consists of two essays on utilitarianism, written from opposite points of view, by J.J.C. Smart and Bernard Williams. In the first part of the book, Professor Smart advocates a modern and sophisticated version of classical utilitarianism
Philosophy and scientific realism by J. J. C Smart( Book )

51 editions published between 1963 and 2014 in English and Italian and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In an introductory chapter the author argues that philosophy ought to be more than the art of clarifying thought and that it should concern itself with outlining a scientifically plausible world view
Atheism and theism by J. J. C Smart( Book )

36 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in English and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two author/philosophers debate the question of atheism and theism as they discuss metaphysical truths, the existence of the world, man's knowledge, and the possibility of "a creating, sustaining, personal God."--Cover
Problems of space and time by J. J. C Smart( Book )

31 editions published between 1963 and 1979 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Between science and philosophy; an introduction to the philosophy of science by J. J. C Smart( Book )

10 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethics, persuasion, and truth by J. J. C Smart( Book )

12 editions published between 1982 and 1984 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Our place in the universe : a metaphysical discussion by J. J. C Smart( Book )

12 editions published between 1989 and 2005 in English and Spanish and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is our place in the universe has been a perennial source of debate amongst philosophers. The author examines this question according to three of the senses in which it can be taken: first, literally, in terms of astronomy; second, quasi-literally, in terms of the Great Chain of Being; and third, metaphorically, in terms of the material and the spiritual
Essays metaphysical and moral : selected philosophical papers by J. J. C Smart( Book )

12 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metaphysics and morality : essays in honour of J.J.C. Smart( Book )

8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An outline of a system of utilitarian ethics by J. J. C Smart( Book )

16 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entre ciencia y filosofía : una introducción a la filosofía de la ciencia by J. J. C Smart( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ethical theory : classical and contemporary readings by Louis P Pojman( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This authoritative and reader-friendly anthology will help you think through some of humanity's most persistent questions regarding right and wrong, good and bad. This anthology cuts through the confusion and delivers a clear and comprehensive selection of readings from classical and contemporary sources. Presented in a dynamic pro and con format, with detailed summaries of each argument, this comprehensive anthology allows you to watch the ethical debate unfold before your eyes
Ethics and science by J. J. C Smart( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Utilitarismo: pro y contra by J. J. C Smart( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essays in conceptual analysis by Antony Flew( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Current trends in philosophy( Recording )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Several philosophers discuss issues in modern thought including language and meaning, a defence of materialism, and the opposition between British analytical philosophy and continental dialectical thought. The rise in political philosophy and the nature of necessity are also examined
Gong li zhu yi zan cheng yu fan dui by J. J. C Smart( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in Chinese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi yi bu lun zhan xing zhu zuo, shou you si ma te " yi zhong gong li zhu yi lun li xue ti xi gai shu " he wei lian si " gong li zhu yi pi pan " liang pian wen xian
Der Fluss der Zeit by J. J. C Smart( )

1 edition published in 1993 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Problems of space and time : from Augustine to Albert Einstein on the fundementals for understanding our universe( Book )

2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lineamenti di un sistema etico-utilitarista by J. J. C Smart( )

1 edition published in 1985 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Utilitarianism : for and against
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Atheism and theismEthical theory : classical and contemporary readings
Alternative Names
Carswell Smart, John J. 1920-

Carswell Smart, John J. 1920-2012

J. J. C. 斯马特

Jamieson Carswell Smart, John 1920-

Jamieson Carswell Smart, John 1920-2012

John Jamieson Carswell Smart

John Jamieson Carswell Smart britisch-australischer Philosoph

John Jamieson Carswell Smart Brits filosoof (1920-2012)

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Smart, J. J. C. (John Jamieson Carswell), 1920-

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Smart, John J. 1920-

Smart, John J. 1920-2012

Smart, John J. C. 1920-2012

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Smart, John Jamieson Carswell 1920-

Smart, John Jamieson Carswell 1920-2012

Смарт, Джон

جون سمارت

جی. جی. سی. اسمارت

ジョン・ジェイミーソン・カーズウェル・スマート

Languages
English (283)

Spanish (15)

Italian (7)

French (4)

Chinese (3)

German (1)