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Collinson, Diané 1930-

Overview
Works: 56 works in 331 publications in 4 languages and 11,630 library holdings
Genres: Biographies  History  Dictionaries  Programmed instructional materials  Bibliographies  Essays  Portraits  Bio-bibliography  Software 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: B1290, 121
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Most widely held works by Diané Collinson
Fifty Eastern thinkers by Diané Collinson( )

30 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 2,318 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( )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 2,227 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 by Stuart C Brown( )

22 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 2,059 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

82 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,992 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 )

37 editions published between 1995 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Biographical Dictionary also includes a number of general entries dealing with important schools of philosophy, such as the Vienna Circle, or currents of thought, such as vitalism. These allow the reader to set the individual biographies in the context of the philosophical history of the period. With entries written by over 100 leading philosophy scholars, the Biographical Dictionary is the most comprehensive survey of twentieth-century thinkers to date. Structure The book is structured alphabetically by philosopher. Each entry is identically structured for ease of access
Ending lives by Robert Campbell( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 702 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses the sensitive and complex issues of suicide and euthanasia. The authors provide a summary of the positions and controversies surrounding life and death, covering the various approaches employed in dealing with these issues
Plain English by Diané Collinson( Book )

28 editions published between 1930 and 1995 in English and Undetermined and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This text aims to meet the the needs of all students who wish to improve their writing skills. It opens with an introductory quiz which gives a broad idea of the subject matter covered by the book, and helps the reader to identify those sections which will be of most use
Writing English : a workbook for students by Diané Collinson( Book )

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

The free will problem by Diané Collinson( Book )

2 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 69 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

Free will by Diané Collinson( Book )

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

Risk and rationality( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 17 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

Fifty Eastern Thinkers by Diané Collinson( )

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

9 editions published between 1986 and 1995 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The free will problem by Diané Collinson( Book )

7 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cien filósofos del siglo XX( Book )

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

Political ideas( Book )

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

Tetsugaku shiso no 50nin by Diané Collinson( Book )

3 editions published in 2002 in Japanese and held by 6 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 studentsFifty Eastern ThinkersAn 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, Diane 1930-

Collinson, Diané June.

디아네 콜린슨 1930-

코린, 다이앤 1930-

콜린, 다이안 1930-

콜린슨, 디아네 1930-

コリンソン, ディアーネ

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