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The Resource The measure of things : humanism, humility, and mystery, David E. Cooper, (electronic resource)

The measure of things : humanism, humility, and mystery, David E. Cooper, (electronic resource)

Label
The measure of things : humanism, humility, and mystery
Title
The measure of things
Title remainder
humanism, humility, and mystery
Statement of responsibility
David E. Cooper
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cooper explores and defends the view that a reality independent of human perspectives is necessarily indescribable, a 'mystery'. Other views are shown to be hubristic: humanists exaggerate our capacity to live without the sense of an independent measure; absolutists exaggerate our cognitive power
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cooper, David E.
Dewey number
144
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Oxford scholarship online.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Humanism
Target audience
specialized
Label
The measure of things : humanism, humility, and mystery, David E. Cooper, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235988.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000021952
Extent
1 online resource (380 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191696688
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646747861
Label
The measure of things : humanism, humility, and mystery, David E. Cooper, (electronic resource)
Link
http://ezproxy.eui.eu/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199235988.001.0001
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
EDZ0000021952
Extent
1 online resource (380 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780191696688
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646747861

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