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Stevenson, Jay

Overview
Works: 18 works in 73 publications in 6 languages and 10,333 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Outlines and syllabi  Dictionaries  Pictorial works  History  Biography  Popular works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: B72, 100
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Most widely held works by Jay Stevenson
The complete idiot's guide to philosophy by Jay Stevenson( Book )

20 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in English and held by 922 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unravels the most difficult concepts of thought and logic for the layperson, from Socrates to Descartes to Kierkegaard and Freud. Also addresses contemporary topics such as pop philosophy, the validity of ancient philosophies today, how an individual can mold his or her own philosophy, and more
The complete idiot's guide to English literature by Jay Stevenson( Book )

3 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Read between the lines--and get more information on the greatest works in the English canon; political criticism; the history of drama; character and plot in drama and fiction; Shakespeare and his contemporaries; Renaissance literature; the Romantic and Victorian periods; the basics of poetry; magical realism and other highlights of the postmodern period; the greatest words ever written by Wordsworth, Byron, and other notable poets
The complete idiot's guide to Eastern philosophy by Jay Stevenson( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Polish and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes material on Vedas, Upanishads, Bhagavad-Gita, Code of Manu, Carvaka, Jaina, Nyaya, Vaisheshika, Mimamsa, Vedanta, Yoga, Sankhya, theosophy, Hare Krishna, transcendental meditation, Siddhartha Gotama, Theravada Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism, Tibetan Buddhism, Pure Land and Tien Tai Buddhism, Zen, Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching, I Ching or Book of Changes, Confucius, Mo Tzu, Mencius, Hsun Tzu, Legalism, Neo-Confucianism
The complete idiot's guide to the Titanic by Jay Stevenson( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete idiot's guide to vampires by Jay Stevenson( Book )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This Complete Idiot's Guide blends legend, scholarship, historic criminal and psychiatric cases, literature and films to examine vampire folklore comprehensively
The complete idiot's guide to dinosaurs by Jay Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Philosophy by Jay Stevenson( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Hebrew and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A journey through all the major philosophers and schools from pre-Socratics to Post-Modernism, including Renaissance Humanism, Idealism, Existentialism, and religious philosophies, showing the relevance of philosophical ideas to everyday life. Illustrations help to explain and enhance philosophical ideas
The complete idiot's guide to angels by Jay Stevenson( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2004 in English and Russian and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The author of "The Complete Idiot's Guide* to Philosophy" instructs and inspires as he recounts the meanings and symbolism of angels in world culture and lore
The pocket idiot's guide to grammar and punctuation by Jay Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to English grammar and punctuation clarifies the fundamental rules of language usage and provides helpful examples of how to use them correctly
The complete idiot's guide to American heroes by Jay Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The essentials of grammar( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dictionary of legal terms by Hayden Mead( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A legal terminology dictionary
La philosophie by Jay Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in French and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Une introduction à la philosophie à travers l'histoire et la géographie de la pensée
Rehoboth of yesteryear : as seen through picture post cards by Jay Stevenson( Book )

2 editions published between 1980 and 1991 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

O mais completo guia sobre filosofia by Jay Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in Portuguese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The complete idiot's guide to philosophy by Jay Stevenson( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[This book] is a comprehensive reference to the essential ideas, most important figures, and evolution of philosophy. In [the book], you'll learn all you need to know about: Ancient philosophy, from the pre-Socratics through Plato to Aristotle - and how Greek ideas helped shape the destiny of the Western world; Modern philosophy - Descartes's rationales, Locke's and Hume's empiricism, Nietzsche's nihilism, Sartre's existentialism, Derrida's deconstruction, and many others; Eastern philosophy - including Taoism, Confucianism, Hinduism, Buddhism, and the monotheism of the Middle East; Philosophy's recent turn to computer modeling to help understand the mind and other highly complex systems.-Back cover
Physical fictions : Margaret Cavendish and her material soul by Jay Stevenson( )

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

Idiot's Guides: Philosophy, Fourth Edition by Jay Stevenson( )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beginning with the pre-Socratics and Eastern philosophers, including religious philosophy, all major philosophers and schools are covered, right up to present day. The new edition includes more visual illustrations and pictures to further explain and enhance the subject of philosophy. Included are: -- - Idealism -- - Post-Structuralism and post-modernism
 
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The complete idiot's guide to philosophy
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Stīvensons, Džejs

Стивенсон, Джей

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The complete idiot's guide to English literatureThe complete idiot's guide to Eastern philosophyThe complete idiot's guide to the TitanicThe complete idiot's guide to vampiresThe complete idiot's guide to dinosaursThe complete idiot's guide to angelsThe pocket idiot's guide to grammar and punctuationThe complete idiot's guide to American heroes