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Maritain, Jacques 1882-1973

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On the use of philosophy; three essays by Jacques Maritain( )

41 editions published between 1961 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 2,568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The philosopher in society -- Truth and human fellowship -- God and science
Creative intuition in art and poetry by Jacques Maritain( Book )

144 editions published between 1953 and 2018 in 6 languages and held by 2,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this volume Jacques Maritain proposes to make clear both the distinction and the indissoluble relationship between art and poetry. He insists on the part played by the intellect both in art and in poetry, and especially on the fact that poetry has its source in the intuitive activity of the intellect. In the process of illuminating his argument, Maritain discusses the poetry of Eliot and Thomas, the painting of Rouault and Picasso, the music of Bach and Mozart, the philosophy of Plato, Aristotle, and St. Thomas Aquinas.--
An introduction to philosophy by Jacques Maritain( Book )

162 editions published between 1920 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 2,032 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A presentation of the system of Aristotle and St. Thomas, and to judge the important systems which have followed each other during the last three centuries
Man and the state by Jacques Maritain( Book )

118 editions published between 1864 and 2021 in 9 languages and held by 2,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The lectures that were the basis for Man and the State were delivered at the University of Chicago at a time when Maritain was still in the first enthusiasm of his participation in the 1948 Universal Declaration of Human Rights. He devotes particular attention to the concept of rights, since, historically, rights theories were fashioned to supplant the natural law theory to which Maritain as a Thomist gives his allegiance. Maritain provides an ingenious and profound theory as to how natural law and natural rights can be complementary. For this reason alone it remains a fundamental contribution to political philosophy, but it is filled with other gems as well. Was Maritain too optimistic in his appraisal of modernity? Or have we unjustly lost the optimism that was his? Man and the State is an invitation to rethink the way we pose the basic questions of political philosophy"
The rights of man and natural law by Jacques Maritain( Book )

136 editions published between 1942 and 1993 in 8 languages and held by 1,996 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by Sydney Harris
Existence and the existent by Jacques Maritain( Book )

104 editions published between 1947 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,881 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a substantial philosophical work, Jacques Maritain designated Christianity as the sole full humanism. Defender of Catholic orthodoxy, he contributed to the renaissance of Thomism, which had a great influence on the philosophical renewal that took place between the two wars
Christianity and democracy by Jacques Maritain( Book )

142 editions published between 1929 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 1,699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Table of Contents: The end of an age.--The tragedy of the democracies.--Three remarks.--Evangelical inspiration and the secular conscience.--The true essence of democracy.--The new leadership.--The communist problem.--An heroic humanism
Three reformers: Luther--Descartes--Rousseau by Jacques Maritain( Book )

85 editions published between 1925 and 1970 in English and held by 1,530 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by Sydney Harris
Education at the crossroads by Jacques Maritain( Book )

73 editions published between 1943 and 1998 in 6 languages and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author, a modern Catholic writer-philosopher, sets forth his views on Christian education
On the philosophy of history by Jacques Maritain( Book )

93 editions published between 1957 and 2005 in 6 languages and held by 1,458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art and poetry by Jacques Maritain( Book )

52 editions published between 1933 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally titled Frontières de la Poésie (1935), this book by Jacques Maritain, whose philosophical writings read as interestingly as a novel, will be welcomed by all who are seeking a better understanding of the art of our time. The book delves into Maritain's thoughts on the nature and subjectivity of art and poetry. As a philosopher, Maritain attempts to define the two concepts, describing art and poetry as virtues, and as being primarily concerned with beauty. Rather than focus on aesthetic theory, Maritain examines the concepts at a more tangible level, including a discussion of how they are made. The principles established with such precision and brilliance in his earlier work, Art and Scholasticism, which has had such a deep influence on contemporary artists, are successfully put to the test in illuminating the creative works of such diverse artists as Georges Rouault, Marc Chagall, Gino Sevirini, and Arthur Lourie
Redeeming the time by Jacques Maritain( Book )

70 editions published between 1933 and 1978 in 4 languages and held by 1,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the second part ... certain themes that occupied our attention in an earlier work (Religion and culture) are resumed and developed."--Foreward. Translation of Du r©♭gime temporel et de la libert©♭. Includes bibliographical references. Philosophy of freedom -- Religion and culture -- On the purification of means -- Appendices: Person and property --Doctrine of "Satyagraha" as set forth by M.K. Gandhi
The person and the common good by Jacques Maritain( Book )

87 editions published between 1946 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 1,404 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Development of two lectures: the Deneke lecture given at Oxford in 1939 and one given in Rome at the Pontifical Academy of Saint Thomas in 1945. Four out of the five chapters appeared in the Review of politics, Oct. 1946. Bibliographical footnotes
Approaches to God by Jacques Maritain( Book )

72 editions published between 1949 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 1,398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catholic philosopher's attempt to show the traditional ways by which the reality of God has been demonstrated
True humanism by Jacques Maritain( Book )

74 editions published between 1938 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Printed in Great Britain."Translated from the French by Margot Adamson. Table of Contents: Introduction : Heroism and humanism The tragedy of humanism A new humanism The Christian and the world The historical ideal of a new Christian order The historical possibilities of the realization of a new Christendom The more immediate future Appendix : The planes of action
A preface to metaphysics; seven lectures on being by Jacques Maritain( Book )

129 editions published between 1932 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 1,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Distinguish to unite : or, The degrees of knowledge by Jacques Maritain( Book )

23 editions published between 1937 and 1998 in English and Spanish and held by 1,307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections on America by Jacques Maritain( Book )

48 editions published between 1958 and 1975 in 8 languages and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Moral philosophy; an historical and critical survey of the great systems by Jacques Maritain( Book )

21 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical ethics from Socrates to Sartre
The range of reason by Jacques Maritain( Book )

19 editions published between 1942 and 1957 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume deals with human knowledge and metaphysics as well as faith and the human community
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On the use of philosophy; three essays
An introduction to philosophyMan and the stateExistence and the existentChristianity and democracyEducation at the crossroadsThe person and the common goodApproaches to GodDistinguish to unite : or, The degrees of knowledge
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Mariten, Zh 1882-1973

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Маритен Жак

Маритен, Жак 1882-1973

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جاك ماريتان

جاك ماريتان، 1882-1973

جاك ماريتان فيلسوف فرنسي

ژاک ماریتن فیلسوف فرانسوی

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마르땡, 자끄 1882-1973

마리땡, 자크 1882-1973

마리땡, 작크 1882-1973

마리땡, 쟉끄 1882-1973

마리땡, 쟉크 1882-1973

마리탱, 자크 1882-1973

마리탱, 쟈크 1882-1973

마리탱, 쟉크 1882-1973

자크 마리탱


マリタン, J

マリタン, ジャック

マリタン, ジヤック