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A Perplexed Philosopher

An Examination of Mr. Herbert Spencer"s Various Utterances on the Land Question, With Some Incidental Reference to His Synthetic Philosophy

by Henry George

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Published by University Press of the Pacific .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Economic theory & philosophy,
  • Economics - Theory,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Business / Economics / Finance,
  • Business/Economics

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8425389M
    ISBN 101410225534
    ISBN 109781410225535

    Great classic of medieval Judaism, major attempt to reconcile revealed religion — Pentateuch, commentaries — and Aristotelian philosophy. Enormously important in all Western thought. Includes Life of Maimonides, analysis of The Guide, indexes of quotations from Scripture, Talmud. Unabridged Friedlander translation. page introduction. "A great influence on Jewish and Christian.   Moses Maimonides, original name Moses Ben Maimon, also called Rambam, Arabic name Abū ʿImran Mūsā ibn Maymūn ibn ʿUbayd Allāh, (born Ma , Córdoba [Spain]—died Decem , Egypt), Jewish philosopher, jurist, and physician, the foremost intellectual figure of medieval first major work, begun at age 23 and completed 10 years later, was a .

    The Guide for the Perplexed was written for scholars who were bewildered by the conflict between religion and the scientific and philosophic thought of the day. It is concerned, basically, with finding a concord between the religion of the Old Testament and its commentaries, and Aristotelian philosophy/5(49). A classic of medieval Jewish philosophy, Maimonides’s Guide of the Perplexed is as influential as it is difficult and demanding. Not only does the work contain contrary—even contradictory—statements, but Maimonides deliberately wrote in a guarded and dissembling manner in order to convey different meanings to different readers, with the knowledge that many would resist his bold.

    Pages in category "Philosophy books" The following pages are in this category, out of approximately total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().(previous page) ().   Nietzsche: A Guide for the Perplexed is a clear and thorough account of Nietzsche's philosophy, his major works and ideas, providing an ideal guide to the important and complex thought of this key philosopher. The book covers the whole range of Nietzsche's work, Author: R. Kevin Hill.


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The book offers a detailed review of all the major dialogues and explores the Cited by: 4. A PERPLEXED PHILOSOPHER (Illustrated) This book has an active table of contents for readers to easy access to each chapter.

Henry George’s analysis and remedy are directly from classical economic theory seeded by Adam Smith, David Ricardo, and John Stuart Mill. The giants had already decried the evils of concentrated land ownership, which.

The Guide for the Perplexed, originally written in Arabic, and soon translated into Hebrew and widely read, is his best A Perplexed Philosopher book work. The framing story is that it is a letter written to one of his students, to prepare him to understand the background of the Merkabah (the Chariot of Ezekiel) narrative.

The works of Maimonides, particularly The Guide for the Perplexed, are reckoned among the fundamental texts that influenced all subsequent Jewish philosophy and also proved to be highly influential in Christian and Islamic thought/5(30).

The Guide for the Perplexed was written for scholars who were bewildered by the conflict between religion and the scientific and philosophic thought of the day. It is concerned, basically, with finding a concord between the religion of the Old Testament and its commentaries, and Aristotelian philosophy/5.

Online “rationalism”, a guide for perplexed philosophers. This “rationalism” is not the Rationalism of Early Modern Philosophy, it is a primarily online intellectual movement of sorts, bringing together like-minded individuals whose stated intent is to erase irrational thinking from their own mindset.

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A Perplexed Philosopher. Henry George. Henry George. A Perplexed Philosopher. *** of philosophers, lack substantial basis in the opinions of those Spencer's treatment of this principle began with his first book and ends with his last, we have in it a cross section of his teachings, trav.

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The Guide for the Perplexed, a philosophical work harmonising and differentiating Aristotle's philosophy and Jewish theology. Written in Judeo-Arabic, and completed between and [] The first translation of this work into Hebrew was done by Samuel ibn Tibbon in Died: 12 December (aged 69), Fostat.

It is the object of this work “to afford a guide for the perplexed,” i.e. “to thinkers whose studies have brought them into collision with religion” (p. 9), “who have studied philosophy and have acquired sound knowledge, and who, while firm in religious matters, are perplexed and bewildered on account of the ambiguous and figurative.A Perplexed Philosopher by Henry George A Perplexed Philosopher | Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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