In any such conspectus, it is increasingly recognized that the Oriental philosophies must be accorded ample space beside those of the western world. This best-selling dictionary covers all areas of philosophy and contains terms from the related fields of religion, science, and logic. Publication date 1802 Topics Philosophy -- Dictionaries Publisher London : Printed for Wynne and Scholey Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language English. What you will find here naturally reflects my own philosophical interests and convictions, but everything is meant to be clear, accurate, and fair, a reliable source of information on Western philosophy for a broad audience. Scarcely any two thinkers would define philosophy alike; nor are they likely to agree as to the significance of its basic concepts. If any topics, or phases of a subject, deserve space not here accorded them, it may be possible in future editions to allow them room; I take this occasion to invite suggestions and criticism, to that end. The aim of this dictionary is to provide teachers, students and laymen interested in philosophy with clear, concise, and correct definitions and descriptions of the philosophical terms, throughout the range of philosophic thought. Topics philosophy … Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single entry from a reference work in OR for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice). Principal Editor: Edward N. Zalta. Cambridge Dictionary Of Philosophy. EMBED. Especially do I wish to acknowledge my gratitude to Professors William Marias Malisoff and Ledger Wood. Indexed in the Meta-Encyclopedia of Philosophy. 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I owe a debt of profound appreciation to every one of the many collaborators that have so generously contributed to the Dictionary. (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2013. Simon Blackburn, share. In the volume are represented all the branches as well as schools of ancient, medieval, and modern philosophy. The philosophical dictionary by Voltaire, 1694-1778. Graphic Violence ; Graphic Sexual Content ; texts. "Dictionaries are like watches," Samuel Johnson said; "the best cannot be expected to go quite true, but the worst is better than none.". flag. Please subscribe or login to access full text content. Needless to say, the final responsibility, as to the general plan of the volume, together with the burden of any shortcomings, rests solely upon the editor. For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can''t find the answer there, please contact us. Simon Blackburn is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Cambridge. ‘the most comprehensive dictionary of philosophy in English ’, Times Literary Supplement. Cambridge Dictionary Of Philosophy Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item . No_Favorite. There are also many entries with recommended web links. Clear and authoritative definitions and make it an essential resource for students and teachers and an ideal introduction for anyone with an interest in philosophy. This is a concise guide to technical terms and personal names often encountered in the study of philosophy. Access to the complete content on Oxford Reference requires a subscription or purchase. Clarity and correctness would be more easily secured if there were concord among philosophers. The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy organizes scholars from around the world in philosophy and related disciplines to create and maintain an up-to-date reference work. In the volume are represented all the branches as well as schools of ancient, medieval, and modern philosophy. This edition includes 500 biographies of famous and influential philosophers and covers the most recent terms and concepts from Western philosophical traditions, as well as Chinese, Indian, Islamic, and Jewish philosophy. If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code. The great field that must be compressed within the limits of a small volume makes omissions inevitable. ‘the most comprehensive dictionary of philosophy in English ’, Times Literary SupplementThis best-selling dictionary covers all areas of philosophy and contains terms from the related fields of religion, science, and logic. 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