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Blanshard, Brand 1892-1987

Overview
Works: 108 works in 499 publications in 3 languages and 10,013 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Terminology  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Honoree, Bookseller
Classifications: BF455, 191
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The nature of thought by Brand Blanshard( Book )

70 editions published between 1939 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reason and analysis by Brand Blanshard( Book )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Reason and goodness by Brand Blanshard( Book )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2014 in English and held by 1,006 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Reason and belief by Brand Blanshard( Book )

23 editions published between 1974 and 1996 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On philosophical style by Brand Blanshard( Book )

33 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally given in 1953 as the Adamson Lecture at Manchester University, On Philosophical Style has become the classic presentation of the thesis that profundity and clarity are not opposed philosophical virtues but rather required companions. Blanshard begins with the question: Why is it that philosophers of great perception sometimes confess a failure to comprehend certain of their colleagues? He ends with the assertion "that the problem of style is not a problem of words and sentences merely, but of being the right kind of mine." In between, there is much offered, in fine style and short compass, for those who write and read philosophy. "In these few pages, Professor Blanshard has said the last word on style in philosophy. The reader is expertly conducted on a tour of inspection of all relevant areas, in and out of philosophy proper."--Virgil C. Aldrich, The Journal of Philosophy
The uses of a liberal education, and other talks to students by Brand Blanshard( Book )

14 editions published between 1949 and 1974 in English and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four reasonable men : Marcus Aurelius, John Stuart Mill, Ernest Renan, Henry Sidgwick by Brand Blanshard( Book )

8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 773 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the lives of four influential philosophers and describes that their lives were lived in a quiet and reasonable manner
The Philosophy of Brand Blanshard( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education in the age of science by Brand Blanshard( Book )

24 editions published between 1959 and 1971 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Preface to philosophy: textbook by William Ernest Hocking( Book )

12 editions published between 1945 and 1960 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy in American education by Brand Blanshard( Book )

11 editions published between 1943 and 1945 in English and Undetermined and held by 449 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On sanity in thought and art by Brand Blanshard( Book )

9 editions published between 1962 and 1985 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of the spirit in a machine age by Brand Blanshard( Book )

6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impasse in ethics, and a way out by Brand Blanshard( Book )

3 editions published in 1955 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Education in a free society by Henry Steele Commager( Book )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the philosophy of science by Arthur Pap( Book )

11 editions published between 1962 and 1967 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophy of analysis by Brand Blanshard( )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1954 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The impasse in ethics and a way out : Howison lecture, 1954 by Brand Blanshard( Book )

20 editions published between 1955 and 1959 in 3 languages and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The nature of thought by Brand Blanshard( Book )

21 editions published between 1939 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reason and goodness by Brand Blanshard( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Philosophy of Brand Blanshard
Alternative Names
Blanshard

Blanshard, B.

Blanshard, Brand 1892-

Brand Blanshard American philosopher

Brand Blanshard Amerikaans filosoof (1892-1987)

Languages
English (374)

Spanish (9)

German (1)

Covers
On philosophical styleThe Philosophy of Brand Blanshard