The Resource The idea of happiness,, by V.J. McGill

The idea of happiness,, by V.J. McGill

Label
The idea of happiness,
Title
The idea of happiness,
Statement of responsibility
by V.J. McGill
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the many theories on happiness and "the good life" and attemps to make the idea of happiness more understandable and meaningful
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DLC
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1897-1977
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McGill, V. J.
Index
no index present
LC call number
BJ1481
LC item number
.M14
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Concepts in Western thought series.
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  • Happiness
  • Happiness
  • Glück
  • Philosophie
Label
The idea of happiness,, by V.J. McGill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 349-355
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Concepts of happiness -- 1. Aristotle's concept of happiness -- 2. Plato's concept of happiness -- 3. The stoic concept of happiness -- 4. The concept of transcendent happiness -- 5. Concepts of happiness and duty -- 6. The utilitarian concept of happiness -- Part II: Issues of happiness -- 7. The issue of self-realization -- 8. The issue of the supreme Good: happiness vs. the performance of duty -- 9. The issue of the satisfaction of desire: fulfillment vs. prudence -- 10. The issue of pleasure: eudaemonism vs. hedonism -- Part III: the contemporary pursuit of happiness -- 11. The ideal of happiness in the present
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 360 pages
Lccn
67022292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
001390575
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00893474
  • (OCoLC)ocm00893474
Label
The idea of happiness,, by V.J. McGill
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 349-355
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Concepts of happiness -- 1. Aristotle's concept of happiness -- 2. Plato's concept of happiness -- 3. The stoic concept of happiness -- 4. The concept of transcendent happiness -- 5. Concepts of happiness and duty -- 6. The utilitarian concept of happiness -- Part II: Issues of happiness -- 7. The issue of self-realization -- 8. The issue of the supreme Good: happiness vs. the performance of duty -- 9. The issue of the satisfaction of desire: fulfillment vs. prudence -- 10. The issue of pleasure: eudaemonism vs. hedonism -- Part III: the contemporary pursuit of happiness -- 11. The ideal of happiness in the present
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvi, 360 pages
Lccn
67022292
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
001390575
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00893474
  • (OCoLC)ocm00893474

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