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Schmidt, James

Overview
Works: 40 works in 108 publications in 5 languages and 3,981 library holdings
Genres: History  Specifications  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Translator, Contributor
Classifications: B802, 194
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Most widely held works by James Schmidt
The Enlightenment reason, tolerance, and humanity by James Schmidt( )

5 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This course discusses the work of such influential thinkers as Voltaire, Locke, Diderot, Smith, Kant, and Franklin. It also spends some time with less well-known, but no less influential, figures. To understand this era one needs to look not just at what people wrote but also at how they lived. People began to congregate in coffeehouses, where they read newspapers, discussed politics, and created something known as "public opinion". Others began to meet in societies that were dedicated to the advancement of the sciences and there they explored how science might be put to work improving society. This course offers a balanced assessment of the Enlightenment, considering both its achievements and its shortcomings and focusing not only on its most important intellectual achievements but also on the strange and often colorful characters who populated it
Maurice Merleau-Ponty : between phenomenology and structuralism by James Schmidt( Book )

19 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What is Enlightenment? : eighteenth-century answers and twentieth-century questions by James Schmidt( Book )

16 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection contains the first English translations of a group of important eighteenth-century German essays that address the question, "What is Enlightenment?" The book also includes newly translated and newly written interpretive essays by leading historians and philosophers, which examine the origins of eighteenth-century debate on Enlightenment and explore its significance for the present. In recent years, critics from across the political and philosophical spectrum have condemned the Enlightenment for its complicity with any number of present-day social and cultural maladies. It has ra
Kant's Idea for a universal history with a cosmopolitan aim : a critical guide by Amélie Rorty( Book )

18 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essays in this volume discuss the questions at the core of Kant's pioneering work in the philosophy of history
Theodor Adorno( Book )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides an overview of the English language reception of the work of the philosopher, social theorist and cultural critic, Theodor W Adorno. This collection contains sketches of Adorno's career by Martin Jay, Irving Wolfarth and Adorno's colleague, Leo Lowenthal. It examines Adorno's general conception of critical theory
Dancing with change( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of two teleconferences in which librarians and administrators discuss the use of electronic resources in their libraries and institutions
Making man in reason's image : the Enlightenment and the birth of modern humanity by James Schmidt( Recording )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Magnetometer and side-scan sonar investigations SH 332 at the Brazos River, Brazoria County, Texas by Robert Gearhart( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Qi meng yun dong yu xian dai xing : 18 shi ji yu 20 shi ji de dui hua( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu shi yi bu zhong yao de wen ji,Ta wei rao shen me shi qi meng zhei yi zhu ti shou lu le 18 shi ji he 20 shi ji de yi pi si xiang jia,Ru kang de,Ha man,Fei xi te,Ha bei ma si,Fu ke deng ren dui zhei yi wen ti de hui da,Hui ying he fen xi
Die Altare des Guillaume des Perriers und verwandte Werke, ein Beitrag zur Geschichte der römischen Quattrocentoplastik von by James von Schmidt( Book )

2 editions published in 1899 in German and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percent within limits experience on a design-build project : Virginia Route 288 by James Schmidt( )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merŭllo P'ongt'i by James Schmidt( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in Korean and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Considerations for designing commercial vehicle monitoring facilities by Nikiforos Stamatiadis( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fool's truth : Diderot, Goethe, and Hegel by James Schmidt( )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mapa de España by Tomás López de Vargas Machuca( )

in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Enlightenment : reason, tolerance, and humanity by James Schmidt( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Habermas and Foucault by James Schmidt( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[1996 OCLC Pacific Directors Conference : May 10, 1996, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m., South San Francisco Conference Center] by OCLC Pacific Directors Conference( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The use of the discovery method in seventh grade social studies by James Schmidt( )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Philosophical traditions. eighteenth-century answers and twentieth-century questions( )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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What is Enlightenment? : eighteenth-century answers and twentieth-century questions
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