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Passmore, John Arthur

Overview
Works: 105 works in 651 publications in 9 languages and 12,047 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: B1615, 192
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A hundred years of philosophy by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

127 editions published between 1957 and 1999 in 4 languages and held by 2,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of modern ideas in knowledge, logic and metaphysics which is both stimulating to the specialist and intelligible to the general reader
Man's responsibility for nature; ecological problems and Western traditions by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

33 editions published between 1974 and 1988 in English and Spanish and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hume's intentions by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

65 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Passmore (1914-2004) was a renowned Australian empirical philosopher and historian of ideas. In this book, which was originally published in 1952, Passmore's intention was to disentangle certain main themes in Hume's philosophy and to show how they relate to Hume's main philosophic purpose. Rather than offering a detailed commentary, the text provides an account based on specificity and critical scholarship, seeking to complement the other more comprehensive works on Hume's philosophy that had become available around the same time. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in perspectives on Hume and Passmore's philosophical approach
The perfectibility of man by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

43 editions published between 1970 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical reasoning by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

40 editions published between 1960 and 1973 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recent philosophers by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

37 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 999 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosophy of teaching by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

24 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science and its critics by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

22 editions published between 1976 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ralph Cudworth by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

39 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally published in 1951, this concise book presents an engaging study of the works and influence of the renowned English philosopher Ralph Cudworth (1617 - 88), the leader of the Cambridge Platonists. A bibliography of writings by and about Cudworth is also included, together with an appendix section on his manuscripts. The text was an early work by Australian philosopher and historian of ideas John Passmore (1914 - 2004). This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in Cudworth, the Cambridge Platonists and the historical development of philosophy
Serious art by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

13 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Historiography of the history of philosophy by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

13 editions published in 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Talking things over by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

15 editions published between 1945 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reading and remembering by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

21 editions published between 1942 and 1963 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy in the last decade by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

6 editions published in 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bryan Magee talks to John Passmore about Hume by Bryan Magee( Visual )

8 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Passmore discusses causality as the cornerstone of Hume's philosophy. He also discusses three of Hume's basic philosophical views; anything that is not a fact, is illusion; judgement on fact must be based on concrete experience; and all knowledge is imperfect
The limits of government by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Locke and the ethics of belief by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

9 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La nostra responsabilità per la natura by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1991 in Italian and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art, science and imagination by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 años de filosofía by John Arthur Passmore( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The perfectibility of man
Alternative Names
John Passmore filosoof uit Australië (1914-2004)

Pāsmūr, Ǧān 1914-2004

Passmore, J.

Passmore, J. 1914-

Passmore, J. A.

Passmore, J. A. 1914-2004

Passmore, J. A. (John Arthur)

Passmore, J. A. (John Arthur), 1914-2004

Passmore, John.

Passmore John 1914-2004

Passmore, John A. 1914-2004

Passmore, John Arthur

Passmore, John Arthur 1914-2004

Пассмор, Джон

ジョン・パスモア

パスモア, J

パスモア, ジョン

約翰·帕斯莫爾

Languages
English (483)

Italian (17)

Spanish (10)

Japanese (7)

German (4)

French (1)

Chinese (1)

Russian (1)

Hindi (1)

Covers
Recent philosophersThe philosophy of teachingAmerican educational policy and practice : is it undermining democracy?