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Jaspers, Karl 1883-1969

Works: 1,880 works in 7,986 publications in 29 languages and 92,542 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Introductions  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Honoree, Author of introduction, Creator, Dedicatee, Other, Contributor, Editor, Correspondent, Director, Performer, Writer of accompanying material
Classifications: B3279.J33, 193
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Philosophical faith and revelation by Karl Jaspers( Book )
245 editions published between 1947 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 3,376 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 great philosophers by Karl Jaspers( Book )
81 editions published between 1962 and 2004 in 8 languages and held by 3,214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Volume 2 presents the great metaphysicians of West and East, the substance and character of their ideas, and their historical position in philosophy, including Anaximander, Plotinus, Spinoza, Heraclitus, Anselm, Lao-Tzu, Parmenides, Nicholas of Cusa, and Nagarjuna
The question of German guilt by Karl Jaspers( Book )
166 editions published between 1946 and 2012 in 17 languages and held by 3,177 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 wholesome condemnati
Way to wisdom, an introduction to philosophy by Karl Jaspers( Book )
247 editions published between 1950 and 2013 in 20 languages and held by 2,823 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Man in the modern age by Karl Jaspers( Book )
230 editions published between 1922 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 2,702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in English in 1933, this detailed philosophical examination of the contemporary state and nature of mankind is a seminal work by influential German philosopher Karl Jaspers. Elucidating his theories on a variety of topics pertaining to contemporary and future human existence, Man in the Modern Age is an ambitious and wide-ranging work, which meditates upon such diverse subjects as the tension between mass-order and individual human life, our present conception of human life and the potential for mankind's future existence. Written shortly before the accession to pow
General psychopathology by Karl Jaspers( Book )
204 editions published between 1913 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 2,328 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
Nietzsche: an introduction to the understanding of his philosophical activity by Karl Jaspers( Book )
127 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Main description: ?"Aus den zahllosen Abhandlungen zum Werk Friedrich Nietzsche ragt die Gesamtdarstellung von Karl Jaspers immer noch als einzigartige Leistung heraus. Nietzsche wird als 'großer Philosoph' historisch und systematisch umfassend vorgestellt. Von unverminderter Aktualität ist das souveräne, auf alle verfügbaren medizinischen Daten gestützte Urteil des Psychiaters Jaspers über Nietzsches Krankheit.0 Prof. Dr. Volker Gerhardt
Philosophy by Karl Jaspers( Book )
111 editions published between 1932 and 1996 in 7 languages and held by 2,135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of mankind by Karl Jaspers( Book )
28 editions published between 1958 and 1973 in English and Korean and held by 1,845 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
Philosophy of existence by Karl Jaspers( Book )
81 editions published between 1940 and 2002 in 9 languages and held by 1,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ben shu fen cun zai lun, zhen li lun, xian shi xing 3 jiang
The philosophy of Karl Jaspers by Paul Arthur Schilpp( Book )
16 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,688 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The future of Germany by Karl Jaspers( Book )
43 editions published between 1965 and 1988 in 4 languages and held by 1,448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophy is for everyman; a short course in philosophical thinking by Karl Jaspers( Book )
158 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in 15 languages and held by 1,405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bundel voordrachten over filosofische thema's van de Duitse filosoof (1883-1969) voor de Beierse omroep in 1964
Reason and Existenz; five lectures by Karl Jaspers( Book )
28 editions published between 1955 and 1997 in 3 languages and held by 1,366 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 origin and goal of history by Karl Jaspers( Book )
34 editions published between 1953 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First published in English in 1953, this important book from eminent philosopher Karl Jaspers deals with the philsophy 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 3 parts: World historyThe present and the futureThe meaning of history
Kant by Karl Jaspers( Book )
108 editions published between 1956 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 1,125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As in the first volume of The Great Philosophers, Professor Jaspers leads the reader close to the personality of each thinker, showing his philosophy as it was lived as well as thought and evaluating its significance today
The idea of the university by Karl Jaspers( Book )
84 editions published between 1923 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,081 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Myth and Christianity; an inquiry into the possibility of religion without myth by Karl Jaspers( Book )
19 editions published between 1958 and 2005 in English and German and held by 1,008 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vom Ursprung und Ziel der Geschichte by Karl Jaspers( Book )
152 editions published between 1949 and 1995 in 8 languages and held by 971 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reason and anti-reason in our time by Karl Jaspers( Book )
48 editions published between 1932 and 2000 in 4 languages and held by 941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
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ヤスパース, カール 1883-1969
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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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