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Collinson, Diané 1930-

Overview
Works: 43 works in 267 publications in 10 languages and 11,288 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Dictionaries  Biography‡vDictionaries  Programmed instructional materials  Bibliography  Essays  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: B1290, 121
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Most widely held works by Diané Collinson
Fifty major philosophers : a reference guide by Diané Collinson( Book )

76 editions published between 1987 and 2007 in 8 languages and held by 1,503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fifty Major Philosophers presents the traditional mainstream of European philosophy and is a vital reference tool for those wishing to improve their understanding of some of the world's seminal intellectual figures."--Jacket
Biographical dictionary of twentieth-century philosophers by Stuart C Brown( Book )

32 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,219 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 )

15 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred twentieth-century philosophers by Stuart C Brown( Book )

23 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and Vietnamese and held by 634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short biographies with titles of major works by the entrant
Fifty Eastern thinkers by Diané Collinson( Book )

27 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 407 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( Book )

17 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book is an introduction to oriental philosophy via individual consideration of the ideas of thirty-five major figures drawn from six traditions. Commentaries on each philosopher are accompanied by overviews of these traditions
Plain English by Diané Collinson( Book )

20 editions published between 1930 and 1995 in English and held by 267 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 )

6 editions published between 1982 and 1986 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The free will problem by Diané Collinson( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The will by Diané Collinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay concerning human understanding by John Locke( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains Book 1,"Of Innate Notions" and Book 2, "Of Ideas."
Risk and being by Trevor Herbert( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free will by Diané Collinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Risk and rationality by Open University( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cien filósofos del siglo XX( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Political ideas( Book )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking into paintings : a personal interest pack( Visual )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn how to think about paintings and to grasp what they may have to convey; and to appreciate their qualities, their achievement, their significance
Mic dicţionar al filozofiei occidentale by Diané Collinson( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in Romanian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophical problems( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Biographical dictionary of twentieth-century philosophers
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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Biographical dictionary of twentieth-century philosophersOne hundred twentieth-century philosophersFifty Eastern thinkersThirty-five oriental philosophersPlain EnglishWriting English : a workbook for studentsAn essay concerning human understandingWriting English : a working guide to the skills of written English