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Collinson, Diané 1930-

Overview
Works: 52 works in 293 publications in 6 languages and 11,569 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Programmed instructional materials  Bibliography  Essays  Portraits  Software  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: B1290, 121
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Most widely held works by Diané Collinson
Fifty Eastern thinkers by Diané Collinson( )

29 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Close exposition and analysis of 50 major thinkers in Eastern philosophy and religion form the core of this introductory text. The authors examine such figures as Zarathustra, Confucius, Mohammed, Mao Tse Tung, Nishitani and Gandhi
Thirty-five oriental philosophers by Diané Collinson( )

18 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These are questions to which oriental thinkers have given a wide range of philosophical answers that are intellectually and imaginatively stimulating. Thirty-Five Oriental Philosophers is a succinctly informative introduction to the thought of thirty-five important figures in the Chinese, Indian, Arab, Japanese and Tibetan philosophical traditions. Thinkers covered include founders such as Zoroaster, Confucius, Buddha and Muhammed, as well as influential modern figures such as Gandhi, Mao Tse-Tung, Suzuki and Nishida. The book is divided into sections, in which an introduction to the tradition it covers precedes the essays on its individual philosophers. Notes, further reading lists, and cross-references provide the student with a clear route to further study. There is a glossary of key terms at the end of the book
One hundred twentieth-century philosophers( )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 1,960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographies with titles of major works by the entrant
Fifty major philosophers : a reference guide by Diané Collinson( Book )

73 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,950 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors present readers with a series of clear entries focusing on 50 of the most influential philosophers from the last 2500 years, chosen to represent the traditional mainstream of European philosophy
Biographical dictionary of twentieth-century philosophers by Stuart C Brown( Book )

34 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Biographical Dictionary provides detailed accounts of the lives, works, influence and reception of thinkers from all the major philosophical schools and traditions of the twentieth-century. This unique volume covers the lives and careers of thinkers from all areas of philosophy - from analytic philosophy to Zen and from formal logic to aesthetics. All the major figures of philosophy, such as Nietzsche, Wittgenstein and Russell are examined and analysed. The scope of the work is not merely restricted to the major figures in western philosophy but also covers in depth a significant number of thinkers from the near and far east and from the non-European Hispanic-language communities
Ending lives by Robert Campbell( Book )

16 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plain English by Diané Collinson( Book )

24 editions published between 1930 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Plain English" meets the needs of all students who wish to improve their writing skills. The book opens with an introductory quiz, which gives a broad idea of the subject matter covered and helps readers to identify those sections which will be of most use. The quiz is followed by sections on punctuation, spelling, grammar, style, references and bibliographies. Each section deals step by step with basic difficulties and provides exercises to help test the readers' understanding. Answers are provided for all the exercises. "Plain English" is user-friendly and may either by read from beginning to end, or simply dipped into for selected sections
Writing English : a workbook for students by Diané Collinson( Book )

7 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The free will problem by Diané Collinson( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The will by Diané Collinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free will by Diané Collinson( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Risk and rationality by Open University( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Risk and being by Trevor Herbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay concerning human understanding by John Locke( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains Book 1,"Of Innate Notions" and Book 2, "Of Ideas."
Cien filósofos del siglo XX( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing English : a working guide to the skills of written English by Diané Collinson( Book )

6 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political ideas( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 grandes filósofos by Diané Collinson( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in Portuguese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tetsugaku shiso no 50nin by Diané Collinson( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

100 triết gia tiêu biêu thế ky 20 by Stuart C Brown( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in Undetermined and Vietnamese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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One hundred twentieth-century philosophers
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Thirty-five oriental philosophersOne hundred twentieth-century philosophersFifty major philosophers : a reference guideBiographical dictionary of twentieth-century philosophersPlain EnglishWriting English : a workbook for studentsAn essay concerning human understandingWriting English : a working guide to the skills of written English
Alternative Names
Collinson, D. J.

Collinson, D.J. 1930-

Collinson, Diané

Collinson, Diané June.

コリンソン, ディアーネ

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