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Robinson, Dave

Overview
Works: 112 works in 269 publications in 6 languages and 4,050 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Introductions  Comic books, strips, etc  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Caricatures and cartoons  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Popular works  Graphic novels 
Roles: Producer, Narrator, Interviewee, Instrumentalist, Performer
Classifications: BJ1012, 194
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dave Robinson
Introducing ethics by Dave Robinson ( Book )
20 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes a humorous, cartoon-format approach to chronicling the history of ethical thought and study, and examining several modern ethical issues
Introducing philosophy by Dave Robinson ( Book )
23 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 568 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophers have always enjoyed asking awkward and provocative questions, such as: What is the nature of reality? What are human beings really like? This book is a comprehensive graphic guide to the thinking of various philosophers of the Western world from Heraclitus to Derrida. It examines and explains their key arguments and ideas
Introducing Descartes by Dave Robinson ( Book )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in English and held by 566 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and cartoon illustrations discuss the major theories and beliefs of the philosophy of Descartes, the different questions he asked himself in order to develop his theories, and his major contributions to science, math, and philosophy
Introducing Plato by Dave Robinson ( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2005 in English and held by 369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains through cartoon illustrations the beliefs of Plato and his influence on thought since his age
Shadowboxer by Lee Daniels ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Rose, a female assassin, is diagnosed with terminal cancer, she decides to carry out one final killing assisted by her lover and stepson, Mikey
Introducing Bertrand Russell by Dave Robinson ( )
9 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and cartoons describe the accomplishments, political views, and religious beliefs of philosopher Bertrand Russell, discussing his logic theories and the many contradictions that shaped his life
Ethics for beginners by Dave Robinson ( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ethics has become a burning issue in moral philosophical thought, raising the specter of responsibility at a time when responsibility seems entirely replaced by uncertainty and relativism." "In a climate of instant information, free markets and possible ecological disaster, how do we define "rights", self-interest and civic duties? What are the acceptable limits of scientific investigation, genetic engineering, the rights and wrongs of animal rights, euthanasia and civil disobedience?" "What is the place of individual choice and consequence in a post-Holocaust world of continuing genocidal ethnic cleansing? Is "identity" now a last-ditch cultural defense of ethnic nationalisms and competing fundamentalisms?" "Introducing Ethics confronts these dilemmas. It traces in words and images the arguments of the great moral thinkers, including Socrates, Plato, Aristotle, Hobbes and Kant, and brings the reader up to date with postmodern critics."--Jacket
Introducing political philosophy by David Robinson ( Book )
11 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and Spanish and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains the central concepts of this branch of philosophy and presents the major political theorists from Plato to Foucault
Nietzsche and postmodernism by Dave Robinson ( Book )
16 editions published between 1999 and 2001 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the POSTMODERN ENCOUNTERS series, Dave Robinson explains the key ideas of this Anti-Christ philosopher and then provides a clear account of the central themes of postmodernist thought exemplified by such thinkers as Derrida, Foucault, Lyotard and Rorty
Introducing Kierkegaard by David Robinson ( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kierkegaards liv og filosofi som tegneserie
Descartes for beginners by Dave Robinson ( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Philosophy for beginners by Dave Robinson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lombardi's left side by Herb Adderley ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People who work together will win, whether it be against complex football defenses or the problems of modern society.?Vince Lombardi. Winning was not the only thing. Something more important than winning football games occurred during the Lombardi Dynasty. Vince Lombardi?s Green Bay Packers ushered the National Football League to the forefront of American sports popularity during a racially explosive time, proving that teamwork transcended the color barrier. Along the way to greatness, Lombardi?s team demonstrated to the NFL, to America, what football looked like in the modern era: blacks and whites working together to win. And win they did. The Green Bay Packers can tell one of the greatest sports stories our nation has ever seen: five World Championships, including three in a row. No team has been able to win three straight World titles since the great Packers squads. With 40 years of reflection, how Lombardi?s Dynasty occurred is much more important than we knew back then. They won championships because of the character of the players. The task was daunting and the results historical. With a collection of competent people, Lombardi pushed, pulled, tugged and led Green Bay?-and the NFL?into the modern era. Very little has been written about the defensive side of the ball and because of the attrition of the Packer defensive players from the era, there is very little chance much wil be published. Lombardi?s Left Side is the first?and most likely the last?book about the great Green Bay Packers defenses of the Lombardi Era as told by two of Lombardi?s greatest defensive players: Herb Adderley and Dave Robinson. These two players were critical elements in winning championsips and moving our country forward in a racially explosive time. The two men, who were athletic, bright, courageous, disciplined, hungry, confident, proud, spiritual, descent and black, blazed a trail. They played on the left side of Green Bay?s great defenses of the Lombardi Era. For the first time, Adderley and Robinson share what it was like to be a professional football player in the 1960s through personal stories of Lombardi and his management of the entire Green Bay Packer organization. Articulate and intelligent, Adderley and Robinson cover it all: on the field and off. These two great athletes shut down the left side of the football field and opened up the right side of our minds
Psychology by Dave Robinson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers brief introductions, arranged in alphabetical order, to 101 ideas associated with psychology, including psychoanalysis, memory, and personality
Advanced psychology : contemporary topics by Peter Houghton ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
First dedicated resources for AQA(B) A2 level optional units, accompanies Advanced Psychology for AQA(B) core textbook
Wat is dat nou... filosofie by Dave Robinson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Dutch and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Beknopte inleiding voor jongeren in de westerse filosofie
Filosofía para todos by Dave Robinson ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in Spanish and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief text commenting on the origins of philosophical inquiry and the major questions which philosophy attempts to answer accompanies cartoon-type illustrations recounting the teachings of the most important philopsphers
Ni cai yu hou xian dai zhu yi by Dave Robinson ( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2005 in Chinese and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contemporary topics by Peter Houghton ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Platón para todos by Dave Robinson ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in Spanish and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Robinson, David
רובינזון, דייב
רובינסון, דייב
Languages
English (130)
Spanish (15)
Chinese (2)
French (1)
Croatian (1)
Dutch (1)
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