The Resource The encapsulated man; : an interdisciplinary essay on the search for meaning

The encapsulated man; : an interdisciplinary essay on the search for meaning

Label
The encapsulated man; : an interdisciplinary essay on the search for meaning
Title
The encapsulated man;
Title remainder
an interdisciplinary essay on the search for meaning
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Royce, Joseph R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
BD175
LC item number
.R66
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Insight books
Series volume
no. 16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Philosophy, Modern
Label
The encapsulated man; : an interdisciplinary essay on the search for meaning
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction and overview -- Part I: The dilemma -- 2. Man's search for reality -- Four approaches to reality -- Psycho-epistemological analysis of the special disciplines of knowledge -- Scientific and religious knowledge -- 3. The problem of encapsulation -- Encapsulation and ultimate reality -- Encapsulation and finite reality -- Why we are all encapsulated -- 4. The encapsulation of science and logical positivism -- A synthesis of scientific methods of observation -- On scientific theory -- Logical positivism -- 5. The problem of meaninglessness -- The relativity of values -- Thought control -- Meaninglessness and philosophic awareness -- Part II: The way out? -- 6. The development of meaning -- The psychobiological basis of meaning -- The concept of structure -- 7. Meaning, value, and personality -- The psycho-epistemological profile and the value hierarchy -- Psychology, existentialism, and religion: toward a common theory of man -- 8. Symbol, myth, and reality -- Sign and symbol -- The views of Jung, Cassirer, and Tillich -- The philosophy of "As if" -- 9. The unencapsulated man -- Boundless mind -- Levels of awareness -- Educating the generalist -- The unencapsulated reality image
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
viii, 206 pages
Lccn
64001502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
006755059
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00191211
  • (OCoLC)ocm00191211
Label
The encapsulated man; : an interdisciplinary essay on the search for meaning
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction and overview -- Part I: The dilemma -- 2. Man's search for reality -- Four approaches to reality -- Psycho-epistemological analysis of the special disciplines of knowledge -- Scientific and religious knowledge -- 3. The problem of encapsulation -- Encapsulation and ultimate reality -- Encapsulation and finite reality -- Why we are all encapsulated -- 4. The encapsulation of science and logical positivism -- A synthesis of scientific methods of observation -- On scientific theory -- Logical positivism -- 5. The problem of meaninglessness -- The relativity of values -- Thought control -- Meaninglessness and philosophic awareness -- Part II: The way out? -- 6. The development of meaning -- The psychobiological basis of meaning -- The concept of structure -- 7. Meaning, value, and personality -- The psycho-epistemological profile and the value hierarchy -- Psychology, existentialism, and religion: toward a common theory of man -- 8. Symbol, myth, and reality -- Sign and symbol -- The views of Jung, Cassirer, and Tillich -- The philosophy of "As if" -- 9. The unencapsulated man -- Boundless mind -- Levels of awareness -- Educating the generalist -- The unencapsulated reality image
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
viii, 206 pages
Lccn
64001502
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
006755059
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00191211
  • (OCoLC)ocm00191211

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