The Resource Decadence : a philosophical inquiry, by C.E.M. Joad

Decadence : a philosophical inquiry, by C.E.M. Joad

Label
Decadence : a philosophical inquiry
Title
Decadence
Title remainder
a philosophical inquiry
Statement of responsibility
by C.E.M. Joad
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1891-1953
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Joad, C. E. M.
Index
no index present
LC call number
CB19
LC item number
.J65
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Civilization
  • Civilization
Label
Decadence : a philosophical inquiry, by C.E.M. Joad
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory : the function of philosophy in the contemporary world -- Decadence : some definitions discussed and rejected -- Some considerations on the agreeableness and fertility of so-called decadent ages -- Proposed definition of decadence -- Some criticisms and consequences of the "dropping of the object" -- Analysis of the activity of knowing -- A criticism of subjectivism in logic, in morals and in aesthetics -- Education, art and religion as the revelation of objective fact -- The "psychologizing" of morals and of thinking -- The "dropping of the object" in biology and social ethics -- The culture of the many in all times but particularly in our own -- The literary culture of our time -- Application to politics -- Specialization and decadence -- Speculations
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
430 pages
Lccn
48003870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)2174464
Label
Decadence : a philosophical inquiry, by C.E.M. Joad
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introductory : the function of philosophy in the contemporary world -- Decadence : some definitions discussed and rejected -- Some considerations on the agreeableness and fertility of so-called decadent ages -- Proposed definition of decadence -- Some criticisms and consequences of the "dropping of the object" -- Analysis of the activity of knowing -- A criticism of subjectivism in logic, in morals and in aesthetics -- Education, art and religion as the revelation of objective fact -- The "psychologizing" of morals and of thinking -- The "dropping of the object" in biology and social ethics -- The culture of the many in all times but particularly in our own -- The literary culture of our time -- Application to politics -- Specialization and decadence -- Speculations
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
430 pages
Lccn
48003870
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)2174464

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