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The Resource The wisdom of the world : the human experience of the universe in Western thought, Rémi Brague ; translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan

The wisdom of the world : the human experience of the universe in Western thought, Rémi Brague ; translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan

Label
The wisdom of the world : the human experience of the universe in Western thought
Title
The wisdom of the world
Title remainder
the human experience of the universe in Western thought
Statement of responsibility
Rémi Brague ; translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brague, Rémi
Dewey number
113.09
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Ethics
Label
The wisdom of the world : the human experience of the universe in Western thought, Rémi Brague ; translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-285) 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
Prehistory : a pre-cosmic wisdom -- The birth of the cosmos in Greece -- Socrates' revolution, Plato's restoration -- The other Greece : the atomists -- Other than Greece : the Scriptures -- The other other : gnosticism -- Marginal models -- The standard vision of the world -- An ethical cosmos -- A cosmological ethics -- Abrahamic excess -- The end of a world -- An impossible imitation -- The lost world
Control code
FIEb12938506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 297 pages
Isbn
9780226070759
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)51544034
Label
The wisdom of the world : the human experience of the universe in Western thought, Rémi Brague ; translated by Teresa Lavender Fagan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-285) 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
Prehistory : a pre-cosmic wisdom -- The birth of the cosmos in Greece -- Socrates' revolution, Plato's restoration -- The other Greece : the atomists -- Other than Greece : the Scriptures -- The other other : gnosticism -- Marginal models -- The standard vision of the world -- An ethical cosmos -- A cosmological ethics -- Abrahamic excess -- The end of a world -- An impossible imitation -- The lost world
Control code
FIEb12938506
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 297 pages
Isbn
9780226070759
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)51544034

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