The Resource The United States and civilization,, by John U. Nef

The United States and civilization,, by John U. Nef

Label
The United States and civilization,
Title
The United States and civilization,
Statement of responsibility
by John U. Nef
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1899-1988
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Nef, John U.
Index
no index present
LC call number
CB57
LC item number
.N4
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Chicago. University. Charles R. Walgreen foundation lectures
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  • Civilization
  • Civilisation
  • Civilization
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
Label
The United States and civilization,, by John U. Nef
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published January 1942."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The material crisis:
  • Coal and industrialism
  • Population and industrialism
  • Demand and industrialism
  • ch. 4.
  • The moral and intellectual crisis:
  • The collapse of standards
  • The encroachment of scientific methods on thought and art
  • Economic welfare and general welfare
  • Democracy and totalitarianism
  • pt. 1.
  • pt. 2.
  • Ends of civilization:
  • ch. 5.
  • Humanism:
  • The control of appetite and passion by the intellect
  • The threat to Christian and humanistic values
  • A philosophical justification of humanism
  • ch. 6.
  • Religion:
  • Religion and science
  • Civilization at the crossroads:
  • Religion and the study of society
  • Religion and wealth
  • Religion and civilization
  • ch. 7.
  • Moral philosophy:
  • Moral philosophy and science
  • Moral philosophy and wealth
  • Moral philosophy and civilization
  • ch. 8.
  • Art:
  • ch. 2.
  • Art and moral philosophy
  • Art and wealth
  • Art and civilization
  • The future of civilization
  • pt. 3.
  • Means of approach:
  • ch. 9.
  • Education:
  • The higher learning
  • The elementary and secondary schools and the colleges
  • The rise of industrialism:
  • Family and church
  • Education and life
  • ch. 10.
  • The economic structure of society:
  • Origin and strength of the laissez faire tradition
  • Economic freedom and economic progress
  • Economic freedom and general welfare
  • The endowment of noneconomic institutions
  • ch. 11.
  • The future of democratic government:
  • The industrial expansion of the Renaissance
  • In defense of democracy
  • The recent weakness of democracy
  • Toward a stronger constitutional democracy
  • ch. 12.
  • The future of international justice:
  • Growing weakness of the mercantile conception of civilization
  • Standards of righteousness and world-peace
  • Strategy and world-peace
  • Conclusion
  • The early English "Industrial Revolution"
  • The World Industrial Revolution
  • ch. 3.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xviii, 421 pages
Lccn
42001619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02192841
  • (OCoLC)ocm02192841
Label
The United States and civilization,, by John U. Nef
Publication
Note
"Published January 1942."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The material crisis:
  • Coal and industrialism
  • Population and industrialism
  • Demand and industrialism
  • ch. 4.
  • The moral and intellectual crisis:
  • The collapse of standards
  • The encroachment of scientific methods on thought and art
  • Economic welfare and general welfare
  • Democracy and totalitarianism
  • pt. 1.
  • pt. 2.
  • Ends of civilization:
  • ch. 5.
  • Humanism:
  • The control of appetite and passion by the intellect
  • The threat to Christian and humanistic values
  • A philosophical justification of humanism
  • ch. 6.
  • Religion:
  • Religion and science
  • Civilization at the crossroads:
  • Religion and the study of society
  • Religion and wealth
  • Religion and civilization
  • ch. 7.
  • Moral philosophy:
  • Moral philosophy and science
  • Moral philosophy and wealth
  • Moral philosophy and civilization
  • ch. 8.
  • Art:
  • ch. 2.
  • Art and moral philosophy
  • Art and wealth
  • Art and civilization
  • The future of civilization
  • pt. 3.
  • Means of approach:
  • ch. 9.
  • Education:
  • The higher learning
  • The elementary and secondary schools and the colleges
  • The rise of industrialism:
  • Family and church
  • Education and life
  • ch. 10.
  • The economic structure of society:
  • Origin and strength of the laissez faire tradition
  • Economic freedom and economic progress
  • Economic freedom and general welfare
  • The endowment of noneconomic institutions
  • ch. 11.
  • The future of democratic government:
  • The industrial expansion of the Renaissance
  • In defense of democracy
  • The recent weakness of democracy
  • Toward a stronger constitutional democracy
  • ch. 12.
  • The future of international justice:
  • Growing weakness of the mercantile conception of civilization
  • Standards of righteousness and world-peace
  • Strategy and world-peace
  • Conclusion
  • The early English "Industrial Revolution"
  • The World Industrial Revolution
  • ch. 3.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xviii, 421 pages
Lccn
42001619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02192841
  • (OCoLC)ocm02192841

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