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The Resource Herbert Spencer and the invention of modern life, Mark Francis

Herbert Spencer and the invention of modern life, Mark Francis

Label
Herbert Spencer and the invention of modern life
Title
Herbert Spencer and the invention of modern life
Statement of responsibility
Mark Francis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Francis, Mark
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spencer, Herbert
  • Philosophers, Modern
Label
Herbert Spencer and the invention of modern life, Mark Francis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-426) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • 1840s : Spencer's early radicalism -- Sociology as an ethical discipline -- Sociology as political theory -- Progress versus democracy
  • I: An
  • individual and his personal culture -- A
  • portrait of a private man -- The
  • longing for passion -- The
  • problem with women -- Spencer's feminist politics -- Culture and beauty -- Eccentricities : health and the perils of recreation -- II: The lost world of Spencer's metaphysics -- The
  • new reformation -- Intellectuals in the strand -- The
  • genesis of a system -- Common sense in the mid-nineteenth century -- From philosophy to psychology -- III: Spencer's biological writings and his philosophy of science -- On goodness, perfection and the shape of living things -- The
  • meaning of life -- Science and the classification of knowledge -- IV: Politics and ethical sociology -- Spencer's politics and the foundations of liberalism -- The
Control code
FIEb1386810x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 434 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780801445903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)72161868
Label
Herbert Spencer and the invention of modern life, Mark Francis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-426) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • 1840s : Spencer's early radicalism -- Sociology as an ethical discipline -- Sociology as political theory -- Progress versus democracy
  • I: An
  • individual and his personal culture -- A
  • portrait of a private man -- The
  • longing for passion -- The
  • problem with women -- Spencer's feminist politics -- Culture and beauty -- Eccentricities : health and the perils of recreation -- II: The lost world of Spencer's metaphysics -- The
  • new reformation -- Intellectuals in the strand -- The
  • genesis of a system -- Common sense in the mid-nineteenth century -- From philosophy to psychology -- III: Spencer's biological writings and his philosophy of science -- On goodness, perfection and the shape of living things -- The
  • meaning of life -- Science and the classification of knowledge -- IV: Politics and ethical sociology -- Spencer's politics and the foundations of liberalism -- The
Control code
FIEb1386810x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 434 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780801445903
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)72161868

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