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Mill, John Stuart 1806-1873

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Works: 3,436 works in 12,560 publications in 12 languages and 216,925 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference proceedings  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Honoree, Other, Dedicatee, Contributor, Recipient, Correspondent, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: B1606, 192
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Most widely held works by John Stuart Mill
On liberty by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
543 editions published between 1850 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 14,390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book is a philosophical work by British philosopher John Stuart Mill. It was a radical work to the Victorian readers of the time, as it supported individuals' moral and economic freedom from the state. This edition has been specially formatted by Andrews UK for today's e-reading devices, and features an easy-to-navigate table of contents
Utilitarianism by John Stuart Mill ( )
231 editions published between 1861 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 7,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A landmark of moral philosophy and an ideal introduction to ethics, this famous work balances the claims of individuals and society, declaring that all actions should produce the greatest happiness overall. This special edition has been carefully formatted for today's e-readers by Andrews UK
Principles of political economy, with some of their applications to social philosophy by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
622 editions published between 1819 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 6,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stephen Nathanson's clear-sighted abridgment of Principles of Political Economy, Mill's first major work in moral and political philosophy, provides a challenging, sometimes surprising account of Mill's views on many important topics: socialism, population, the status of women, the cultural bases of economic productivity, the causes and possible cures of poverty, the nature of property rights, taxation, and the legitimate functions of government
The subjection of women by John Stuart Mill ( )
215 editions published between 1869 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 6,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book contains chapters discussing the subjection of women. The notions of social equality, freedom of women, marriage, and the social relations between the sexes." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
Considerations on representative government by John Stuart Mill ( )
201 editions published between 1861 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 4,271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this powerful work, John Stuart Mill sets forth representative government as the most sensible compromise between unreflective rule by the masses and the self-indulgence of the few. The reader of this volume senses that Mill is being pulled in opposing directions: steadfastly committed to majority rule with minority rights while at the same time being just enough of an aristocrat to believe that the masses need exemplars to emulate. This edition has been carefully formatted for today's e
Utilitarianism, Liberty, and Representative government. by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
299 editions published between 1901 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 3,689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The word utiliarianism was coined by Jeremy Bentham in 1781 in a letter to friend in which he said: "A new religion would be an odd sort of thing without a name." While the doctrine never quite became a religion, its thesis, as expressed by Mill in the first essay in this volume-that the good and right are to be defined as that which promotes happiness-became the dominant naturalistic theory of the nineteenth century and provided the moral basis for classical liberalism
A system of logic, ratiocinative and inductive; being a connected view of the principles of evidence, and the methods of scientific investigation by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
403 editions published between 1011 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 3,506 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book makes no pretence of giving to the world a new theory of our intellectual operations. Its claim to attention, if it possess any, is grounded on the fact that it is an attempt not to supersede, but to embody and systematize, the best ideas which have been either promulgated on its subject by speculative writers, or conformed to by accurate thinkers in their scientific inquiries. To cement together the detached fragments of a subject, never yet treated as a whole; to harmonize the true portions of discordant theories, by supplying the links of thought necessary to connect them, and by disentangling them from the errors with which they are always more or less interwoven; must necessarily require a considerable amount of original speculation. To other originality than this, the present work lays no claim"--Préface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2008 APA, all rights reserved)
Essays on some Unsettled Questions of Political Economy by John Stuart Mill ( )
87 editions published between 1844 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume includes five essays on the subject of political and sociological philosophy, including 'Of the Laws of Interchange between Nations', 'On the Influence of Consumption upon Production', 'Of the Words Productive and Unproductive', 'Of Profits and Interest' and 'Of the Definition of Political Economy; and of the Method of Investigation Proper to It'. This version has been carefully formatted for today's e-readers by Andrews UK, and includes original footnotes and an easy-to-navigat
Auguste Comte and positivism by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
96 editions published between 1856 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Auguste Comte was a French philosopher who developed the doctrine of positivism--which says that authentic knowledge is only what can be proven by the scientific method--in an attempt to ameliorate the melancholy brought on by the French revolution. He influenced a number of eminent thinkers, including John Stuart Mill. Mill's survey of the main principles of his close friend's philosophy is engaging reading for anyone passionate about philosophy
Three essays by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
90 editions published between 1873 and 2010 in English and held by 1,537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Bentham and Coleridge by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
53 editions published between 1950 and 2008 in English and held by 1,496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Representative government by John Stuart Mill ( )
17 editions published between 1949 and 2008 in English and German and held by 1,463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The autobiography of John Stuart Mill by John Stuart Mill ( )
46 editions published between 1873 and 2008 in English and held by 1,342 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Stuart Mill (1806? 1873), British philosopher, political theorist, political economist, civil servant and Member of Parliament, was an influential classical liberal thinker of the 19th century. He was an exponent of utilitarianism, an ethical theory developed by Jeremy Bentham, although his conception of it was very different from Bentham's. John Stuart Mill was born in the Pentonville area of London, the eldest son of the Scottish philosopher and historian James Mill. John Stuart was educated by his father, with the advice and assistance of Jeremy Bentham and Francis Place
An examination of Sir William Hamilton's philosophy and of the principal philosophical questions discussed in his writings by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
119 editions published between 1865 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Among the philosophical writers of the present century in these islands, no one occupies a higher position than Sir William Hamilton. He alone, of our metaphysicians of this and the preceding generation, has acquired, merely as such, an European celebrity: while, in our own country, he has not only had power to produce a revival of interest in a study which had ceased to be popular, but has made himself, in some sense, the founder of a school of thought. The school, indeed, is not essentially new; for its fundamental doctrines are those of the philosophy which has everywhere been in the ascendant since the setting in of the reaction against Locke and Hume, which dates from Reid among ourselves and from Kant for the rest of Europe. But that general scheme of philosophy is split into many divisions, and the Hamiltonian form of it is distinguished by as marked peculiarities as belong to any other of its acknowledged varieties. My subject, therefore, is less Sir W . Hamilton, than the questions which Sir W . Hamilton discussed. It is, however, impossible to write on those questions in our own country and in our own time, without incessant reference, express or tacit, to his treatment of them." (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)
Sexual equality writings by John Stuart Mill ( )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 1,249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on sex equality by Alice S Rossi ( Book )
14 editions published between 1970 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dissertations and discussions; political, philosophical, and historical by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
106 editions published between 1859 and 2012 in English and French and held by 1,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three essays on religion by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
51 editions published between 1874 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In these three essays, "Nature," "The Utility of Religion," and "Theism," published between 1850 and 1870, English social and political philosopher John Stuart Mill (1806-1873) gives his most sustained analysis of religious belief. Though not prepared to abandon the idea of an overall design in nature, Mill nonetheless argues that its violence and capriciousness militate against moral ends in nature's workings. Moreover, any designer of such a world as we experience it cannot be all powerful and all good, for nature is "too clumsily made and capriciously governed." However, since humankind, by and large, cannot, it seems, be deprived of religion, Mill espouses what he calls a "religion of humanity," whose concepts of justice, morality, and altruism are based on classical models and on the New Testament Sermon on the Mount rather than on the vindictive God of the Old Testament and the world-hating doctrines of St. Paul
Collected works by John Stuart Mill ( Book )
57 editions published between 1963 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The primary aim of the edition is to present fully collated, accurate texts of those works which exist in a number of versions, both printed and manuscript and to provide accurate texts of those works previously unpublished or which had become relatively inaccessible
Chapters on socialism by John Stuart Mill ( )
15 editions published between 1879 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It was in the year 1869 that impressed with the degree in which, even during the last twenty years, when the world seemed wholly occupied with other matters, the socialist ideas of speculative thinkers had spread among the workers in every civilized country, Mr. Mill formed the design of writing a book on Socialism. Convinced that the inevitable tendencies of modern society must be to bring the questions involved in it always more and more to the front, he thought it of great practical consequence that they should be thoroughly and impartially considered, and the lines pointed out by which the
 
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Mi-erh, Yüeh-han 1806-1873
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Τζον Στιούαρτ Μιλ 1806-1873
Джон Стюарт Мілль 1806-1873
Милль, Д. С 1806-1873
Милль, Д. С. (Джон Стюарт), 1806-1873
Милль, Дж. Ст 1806-1873
Милль, Дж. Ст. (Джон Стюарт), 1806-1873
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Милль, Джон (Джон Стюарт), 1806-1873
Милль, Джон Стюарт 1806-1873
Милль, Джонъ Стьюартъ.
Милль, Джонъ Стюартъ.
מיל, ג׳ון סטיוארט
מיל, ג׳ון סטיוארט בן י׳מס 1806־1873
מיל, ג'ון סטיוארט 1806-1873
מילל, דושאהן סטוארט
מילל, דזשאהן סטוארט
جون ستيوارت ميل، 1806-1873
مل، جون ستيوارت
مل، جون ستيوارت، 1806-1873
ميل، جون ستيوارت
ميل، جون ستيوارت، 1806-1873
ミル
ミル, J. S
ミル, ジョン・ステュアート
ミルジヨンスチユアート 1806-1873
弥児
彌爾 1806-1873
弥留, 約翰・士低瓦的
潤斯彌爾
穆勒 1806-1873
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