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Brown, Stuart C.

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Works: 151 works in 409 publications in 1 language and 12,828 library holdings
Genres: Conference proceedings  Dictionaries  Biography  Biography‡vDictionaries  Encyclopedias  Bio-bibliography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: B104, B
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Biographical dictionary of twentieth-century philosophers by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
35 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and held by 1,747 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides detailed accounts of the lives, works, influences and receptions of the most important philosophers of the twentieth century. Over 1000 entries, covering philosophers from all over the world, offer detailed biographical and bibliographical information, and analytic accounts of the thought and critical reception of each figure
One hundred twentieth-century philosophers ( )
18 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Short biographies with titles of major works by the entrant
Reason and religion by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
9 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Objectivity and cultural divergence ( Book )
9 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Understanding Art and Understanding Persons: FRANCES BERENSON
Leibniz by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
17 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British philosophy and the Age of Enlightenment ( Book )
26 editions published between 1995 and 2003 in English and held by 707 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume focuses on British Philosophy in the late Seventeenth and Eighteenth centuries, the period broadly conceived as 'the Enlightenment'
Philosophers discuss education by Stephen C Brown ( Book )
7 editions published between 1975 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 630 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophy of psychology ( Book )
14 editions published between 1974 and 1979 in English and held by 604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophers of the Enlightenment ( Book )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in English and held by 559 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linguistic analysis and phenomenology by Philosophers into Europe Conference ( Book )
11 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Do religious claims make sense? by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
7 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This essay is concerned with a cluster of related problems which arise for an understanding of religious belief. In my treatment of them I have confined myself to examples drawn almost entirely from the Christian religion. I have accepted this restriction more out of necessity than partiality. It is difficult enough for a European philosopher to avoid unintentionally caricaturing that religion. The risk of his misrepresenting religions which have little influence his own culture must be even greater. I have, however, tried to make a virtue out of this restriction by addressing myself to some issues which have been of particular concern to Christian thinkers in recent years. But I hope that the bearing of my treatment of them on religious belief in general will be apparent. For few of them are peculiar to the Christian religion
The dictionary of twentieth-century British philosophers ( )
9 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There are substantial and original essays on the major American Enlightenment figures, including Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, David Rittenhouse, Benjamin Rush, Jonathan Edwards, and many others. And the collection is wide-ranging - including many topical essays and entries on dozens of often-overlooked secondary figures, offering a fresh definition of the Enlightenment in America. It has long been known that Americans made their own contributions to the Enlightenment, most notably by putting Enlightenment ideas to work in defining the American Revolution, the United States Constitution, and the nature of the early American Republic. These volumes show that the American Enlightenment was more far reaching than even that story assumes. This remarkable work shows that the American Enlightenment constitutes the central framework for understanding the development of American history between c. 1740 and c. 1820
Leibniz and the English-speaking world by Pauline Phemister ( )
13 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of essays that attempts to assess overall the attention awarded to Leibniz's philosophy in the English-speaking world. This work considers Leibniz's connections with his English-speaking contemporaries and near contemporaries as well as the reception of his thought in Anglo-American philosophy
Discourse on metaphysics and related writings by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz ( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophical disputes in the social sciences by Conference on the Philosophy of the Social Sciences ( Book )
8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conceptions of inquiry : a reader by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
12 editions published between 1981 and 1989 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical dictionary of Leibniz's philosophy by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (1646-1716) was one of the first modern philosophers and one of the most significant. His contributions were often groundbreaking, and his imprint still remains on such fields as logic, mathematics, science, international law, and ethics. Although he published relatively little during his lifetime, he was in regular correspondence with important philosophers and even political leaders. Historical Dictionary of Leibniz's Philosophy sheds light not only on his philosophical thought but also the impact it had on the thinking of his contemporaries. They, and he, are described in numerous cross-referenced dictionary entries. Also explored are his writings, concepts, and action in specific fields. A bibliography provides a strong foundation for further study."--BOOK JACKET
Philosophy of religion : an introduction with readings by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This work introduces philosophical thinking about central aspects of religion. It discusses the classical arguments in the philosophy of religion and combines it with an emphasis on the implications of contemporary science and philosophy of mind
The young Leibniz and his philosophy (1646-76) by Stuart Brown ( Book )
6 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Despite the importance of Leibniz's mature philosophy his early work has been relatively neglected. This collection begins with an overview of his formative years and includes 12 original papers by internationally-known scholars. The contributions reflect the wide range of the young Leibniz's philosophical interests and his interests in related subjects, including law, physics and theology. Some chapters explore his relationship to other philosophers, including his teachers in Leipzig and Jena and his Paris friend Tschirnhaus, as well as Hobbes and Spinoza. Others focus on particular periods or texts and deal with themes ranging from ethics and free-will to his philosophically-significant account of transubstantiation and his early monadology. Some of the topics are familiar to Leibniz students - harmony, sufficient reason and possible worlds, for instance - but others are less familiar - for instance, his attitude to historical truth, millenarianism and the relation of mathematics to the natural world. This book provides an introduction to Leibniz's early philosophy and throws light on the development of some of the doctrines with which he is particularly associated."--BOOK JACKET
Religious belief by Stuart C Brown ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Brown, S. C.
Brown, S. C. 1938-
Brown, S. C. (Stuart C.)
Brown, Stuart.
Brown Stuart 1938-....
Brown, Stuart C.
Brown, Stuart C. 1938-
Brown, Stuart C. (Stuart Campbell), 1938-
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Brown, Stuart philosophe
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Campbell Brown, Stuart 1938-
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English (226)
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