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Aron, Raymond 1905-1983

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Main currents in sociological thought by Raymond Aron( Book )

184 editions published between 1960 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 2,475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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German sociology by Raymond Aron( Book )

117 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 1,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The century of total war by Raymond Aron( Book )

52 editions published between 1954 and 1985 in English and German and held by 1,575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The imperial republic; the United States and the world, 1945-1973 by Raymond Aron( Book )

35 editions published between 1974 and 2017 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Imperial Republic based as it is on Raymond Aron's realist philosophy, is involved only indirectly or by implication in the disputes about moralism, revisionism, and even imperialism. Its main aim is to account for the diplomacy of the United States as it was in a special time period. Like all diplomacy, it can be explained only within the system of inter-state relations to which the protagonist belongs. United States diplomacy during the twenty- eight year period of 1945-73 is examined from strategic, political, and moral stand points were in diplomats openly declared their aim, and did they achieve it? Does the result justify accusations either of incompetence or of imperialism? Does not the reaction within the United States to a policy which had been a striking success now induce second thoughts about both the policy and its results? The imperial republic is trying to throw off its burden; once a missionary, it has lost the sense of mission; it is still capitalist, but its spoiled children no longer believe in money; it was puritan, but its cities abound in sex shops; it regards itself as scientific, yet mystical and nudist sects are common. The reader is not asked to endorse Aron's paradoxical interpretations, but to try to discover the reasons for any disagreement he may feel regarding differences in political judgment. People who have acquired the habit of thinking of the contemporary world in Manichaean terms-in terms of the reduction of whole populations to slavery by monsters, or in terms of capitalism, imperialism, or revisionism- may be out raged by a book that is not concerned with grounds for outrage and in which there are neither villains nor heroes; but rather with mixed messages by decent policymakers."--Publisher description
The opium of the intellectuals by Raymond Aron( Book )

51 editions published between 1957 and 2017 in English and held by 1,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Raymond Aron's 1955 masterpiece The Opium of the Intellectuals, is one of the great works of twentieth-century political reflection. Aron shows how noble ideas can slide into the tyranny of "secular religion" and emphasizes how political thought has the profound responsibility of telling the truth about social and political reality - in all its mundane imperfections and tragic complexities." "Aron explodes the three "myths" of radical thought: the Left, the Revolution, and the Proletariat. Each of these ideas, Aron shows, are ideological, mystifying rather than illuminating. He also provides a fascinating sociology of intellectual life and a powerful critique of historical determinism in the classically restrained prose for which he is justly famous."--BOOK JACKET
In defense of decadent Europe by Raymond Aron( Book )

59 editions published between 1977 and 1996 in 4 languages and held by 1,276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kritische analyse van het Marxisme als ideologisch systeem en van de huidige toepassingen in met name de lidstaten van het Warschaupakt
18 lectures on industrial society by Raymond Aron( Book )

123 editions published between 1919 and 2004 in 6 languages and held by 1,092 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay on freedom by Raymond Aron( Book )

94 editions published between 1965 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,069 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marxism and the existentialists by Raymond Aron( Book )

19 editions published between 1905 and 1970 in English and held by 1,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On war by Raymond Aron( Book )

34 editions published between 1958 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,027 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History and the dialectic of violence : an analysis of Sartre's Critique de la raison dialectique by Raymond Aron( Book )

31 editions published between 1970 and 1976 in French and English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress and disillusion; the dialectics of modern society by Raymond Aron( Book )

40 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clausewitz, philosopher of war by Raymond Aron( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and Spanish and held by 961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Søgeord: Krigskunst; Krigsførelse; Krigsteorier; Krigsvidenskab; Militærhistorie; krigshistorie; Clausewitz's Teorier; Militær Tænkning; Krige; Krigsvæsen; Sejre; Taktik; Strategi; Overraskelse; Angreb; Stalin; von Scharnhorst; Napoleon; Mao Tse-tung; Karl Marx; von Moltke; von Schlieffen; Machiavelli; Lenin; Liddell Hart; Ludendorff; Hitler; de Jomini; Frederik den Store; von Gneisenau; Defensive Campaigns; Forsvar; von Bülow; von Bismarck; Angreb; Blücher
Politics and history : selected essays by Raymond Aron( Book )

23 editions published between 1978 and 2017 in English and held by 958 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Raymond Aron, French scholar, journalist, philosopher, sociologist, and historian, is internationally recognized as one of the great thinkers in the modern social sciences, bringing to contemporary history the insights of both philosophy and social science. This edition focuses on Aron's lifelong attempt to bridge the gap between knowledge and action and to understand the dialectical relationship between history and politics. It is an indispensable introduction to one of the most important thinkers of our century.This volume also contains an introduction by Aron, which presents an autobiographical account of his confrontation with many of the most important ideas of this century. Miriam Bernheim Conant provides perceptive commentary as well as a chronology of Aron's career and works."--Provided by publisher
The great debate; theories of nuclear strategy by Raymond Aron( Book )

28 editions published between 1945 and 1985 in English and held by 856 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

France steadfast and changing: the Fourth to the Fifth Republic by Raymond Aron( Book )

14 editions published between 1960 and 1980 in 4 languages and held by 844 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The industrial society; three essays on ideology and development by Raymond Aron( Book )

13 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le spectateur engagé : entretiens avec Jean-Louis Missika et Dominique Wolton by Raymond Aron( Book )

41 editions published between 1981 and 2011 in French and German and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vraaggesprekken met de Franse filosoof, historicus, socioloog en journalist
Mémoires by Raymond Aron( Book )

47 editions published between 1983 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 223 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Autobiografie van de Franse wijsgeer, socioloog en historicus
Faces of moderation : the art of balance in an age of extremes by Aurelian Crăiuțu( Book )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Aristotle listed moderation as one of the moral virtues. He also defined virtue as the mean between extremes, implying that moderation plays a vital role in all forms of moral excellence. But moderation's protean character-its vague and ill-defined omnipresence in judgment and action-makes it exceedingly difficult to grasp theoretically. At the same time, moderation seems to be the foundation of many contemporary democratic political regimes, because the competition between parties cannot properly function without compromise and bargaining. The success of representative government and its institutions depends to a great extent on the virtue of moderation, yet the latter persists in being absent from both the conceptual discourse of many political philosophers and the campaign speeches of politicians fearful of losing elections if they are perceived as moderates. Aurelian Craiutu aims to resolve this paradox.
 
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Main currents in sociological thought
Alternative Names
Aron.

Aron, R.

Aron R. 1905-1983

Aron R. C. F. 1905-1983

Aron, Rajmon 1905-1983

Aron Raýmon

Aron, Raymond

Aron, Raymond-Claude-Ferdinand

Aron, Raymond-Claude-Ferdinand, 1905-1983

Aron, Rèjmon.

Aron, Remon 1905-1983

Ārūn, Raimūn 1905-1983

Ārūn, Raymūn

Ārūn, Raymūn 1905-1983

Avord, René

Avord René 1905-1983

Raymon Aron

Raymond Aaron

Raymond Aron

Raymond Aron Francia filozófus, szociológus és politológus

Raymond Aron francuski filozof, socjolog, teoretyk polityki i publicysta polityczny

Raymond Aron Frans journalist

Raymond Aron französischer Politologe, Soziologe und Publizist

Raymond Aron French philosopher, sociologist, journalist, and political scientist

Raymond Aron philosophe, sociologue, politologue, historien et journaliste français

Raymond Aron Raymond Aron

Raymond Aron skrivagner gallek

Raymond Aron sociologo, filosofo e giornalista francese

Ραϋμόν Αρόν

Арон

Арон Р. 1905-1983

Арон, Раймон

Арон, Раймон, 1905-1983

Арон, Реймон, 1905-1983

Раймон Арон французский философ, социолог, политолог и публицист

Реймон Арон

Ремон Арон француски филозоф, социолог, новинар и политиколог

Ռայմոն Արոն

ארון, רימונד

‏ארון, רמון.

ארון, רמון, 1905-1983

רמון ארון

ارون رايمون

أرون، ريموند، 1905-1983

رمون آرون ژورنالیست، نویسنده، و فیلسوف فرانسوی

ريمون آرون

ريمون آرون، 1905-1983

ਰੇਮੋਂ ਆਰੋਂ

레몽 아롱

アロン, R

アロン, レイモン

アロン, レーモン

レイモン・アロン

雷蒙·阿隆

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English (627)

French (433)

German (42)

Spanish (24)

Chinese (4)

Japanese (1)

Italian (1)

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The imperial republic; the United States and the world, 1945-1973The opium of the intellectualsIn defense of decadent EuropePolitics and history : selected essaysThe great debate; theories of nuclear strategyMemoirs : fifty years of political reflectionRaymond Aron : the recovery of the political