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Macmurray, John 1891-1976

Overview
Works: 165 works in 814 publications in 5 languages and 12,044 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Creator, Author of introduction, Other
Classifications: B1647.M133, 192.9
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Reason and emotion by John Macmurray( Book )

82 editions published between 1930 and 1999 in English and Dutch and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The structure of religious experience by John Macmurray( Book )

31 editions published between 1936 and 2010 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The form of the personal by John Macmurray( Book )

28 editions published between 1957 and 1970 in English and held by 643 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The self as agent by John Macmurray( Book )

59 editions published between 1956 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first volume of Professor John Macmurray's Gifford Lectures given under the title - The form of the personal
Persons in relation. Being the Gifford Lectures delivered in the University of Glasgow in 1954 by John Macmurray( Book )

48 editions published between 1954 and 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 546 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2nd vol of the author's Gifford Lectures entitled : "The form of the personal"
Some makers of the modern spirit; a symposium by John Macmurray( Book )

20 editions published between 1933 and 2017 in English and Japanese and held by 468 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The clue to history by John Macmurray( Book )

16 editions published between 1938 and 1979 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conditions of freedom by John Macmurray( Book )

30 editions published between 1900 and 1993 in 3 languages and held by 422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creative society; a study of the relation of Christianity to communism by John Macmurray( Book )

24 editions published between 1935 and 1948 in 3 languages and held by 418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adventure : the faith of science and the science of faith by Burnett Hillman Streeter( Book )

8 editions published between 1927 and 1930 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Freedom in the modern world by John Macmurray( Book )

35 editions published between 1932 and 1992 in 4 languages and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interpreting the universe by John Macmurray( Book )

28 editions published between 1933 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Macmurray argued that philosophers should learn to think from the standpoint of action, which involves participation in real life, and not from the perspective of the pure thinking self for whom the world is an object. At the heart of all his work was his attempt to reverse modern philosophy's commitment to an "egocentric" starting point, with the self understood primarily as thinker withdrawn from action and participation in the world. Macmurray did not reject the work of philosophy as a reflective activity, but he tried to recast its role in the service of more fulfilling and more basic personal communion with others, with the world, and, ultimately, with God."--BOOK JACKET
Religion, art, and science; a study of the reflective activities in man by John Macmurray( Book )

11 editions published between 1961 and 1986 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The boundaries of science; a study in the philosophy of psychology by John Macmurray( Book )

15 editions published between 1939 and 1947 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based upon the Deems Lectures on "The Philosophy of Psychology" delivered at the University of New York, 1936
Freedom in the modern world : broadcast talks on modern problems by John Macmurray( Book )

16 editions published between 1932 and 1938 in English and Undetermined and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Search for reality in religion by John Macmurray( Book )

13 editions published between 1965 and 1984 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A report on the challenges associated with the National Archives and Records Administration's (NARA) efforts to respond to government-wide electronic records management problems and its future plans
The philosophy of communism by John Macmurray( Book )

7 editions published in 1933 in English and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marxism( Book )

6 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aspects of dialectical materialism by ASPECTS( Book )

5 editions published between 1934 and 1935 in English and held by 118 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Constructive democracy; two lectures delivered at University college, London, in December 1942 by John Macmurray( Book )

12 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Freedom in the modern world
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The self as agentPersons in relation. Being the Gifford Lectures delivered in the University of Glasgow in 1954Conditions of freedomFreedom in the modern worldInterpreting the universeContemporary ethical issues : a personalistic perspectiveJohn Macmurray : community beyond political philosophy
Alternative Names
John Macmurray British philosopher

John Macmurray filósofo británico

John Murray (judge) rechter uit Zuid-Afrika (1888-1976)

John Murray Juge sud-africain, né en 1888

John Murray Südafrikanischer Richter, geboren 1888

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Mac Murray John 1891-1976

Macmurray, J. 1891-1976

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マクマレー, ジョン

マクマレイ, J.

Languages
English (535)

Japanese (10)

Dutch (5)

French (1)

Chinese (1)