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The idea of nature, by R.G. Collingwood

Label
The idea of nature
Title
The idea of nature
Statement of responsibility
by R.G. Collingwood
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1889-1943
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Collingwood, R. G.
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • Q175
  • B67
LC item number
  • .C6 1945
  • .C65
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Science
Label
The idea of nature, by R.G. Collingwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Introduction. Science and philosophy -- Greek view of nature -- Renaissance view of nature -- Modern view of nature -- Consequences of this view
  • PART I. GREEK COSMOLOGY. I. The Ionians. The Ionian science of nature. Thales, Anaximander. Anaximenes -- Limites of Ionian natural science -- Meaning of the world nature -- II. The Pythagoreans. Pythagoras -- Plato : the theory of forms. Reality and intelligibility of the forms. Forms conceived frist as immanent; later as transcendent. Was the transcendence of the forms a Platonic conception? Participation and imitation. The Parmenides. Immanence and transcendence imply one another. The influence of Cratylus. The influence of Parmenides. Plato's mature conception of the forms -- Plato's cosmology : the Timaeus -- III. Aristotle. Meaning of ovois -- Nature as self-moving -- Aristotle's theory of knowledge -- Aristotle's theology -- Plurality of unmoved movers -- Matter
  • PART II. THE RENAISSANCE VIEW OF NATURE. I. The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Anti-Aristotelianism -- Renaissance cosmology : first stage -- Copernicus -- Renaissance cosmology : second stage. Giordano Bruno -- Bacon -- Gilbert and Kepler -- Galileo -- JMind and matter. Materialism -- Spinoza -- Newton -- Leibniz -- Summary : contrast between Greek and Renaissance cosmology --II. The eighteenth century. Berkeley -- Kant
  • PART III. HEGEL : THE TRANSITION TO THE MODERN VIEW OF NATURE. I. The concept of life. Evolutionary biology -- Bergson -- II. Modern physics. Old theory of matter -- Its complications and inconsistencies -- New theory of matter -- finitude of nature -- III. Modern cosmology. Alexander -- Whitehead -- Conclusion : from nature to history
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 183 pages
Lccn
a 45003959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01870696
  • (OCoLC)01870696
Label
The idea of nature, by R.G. Collingwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • Introduction. Science and philosophy -- Greek view of nature -- Renaissance view of nature -- Modern view of nature -- Consequences of this view
  • PART I. GREEK COSMOLOGY. I. The Ionians. The Ionian science of nature. Thales, Anaximander. Anaximenes -- Limites of Ionian natural science -- Meaning of the world nature -- II. The Pythagoreans. Pythagoras -- Plato : the theory of forms. Reality and intelligibility of the forms. Forms conceived frist as immanent; later as transcendent. Was the transcendence of the forms a Platonic conception? Participation and imitation. The Parmenides. Immanence and transcendence imply one another. The influence of Cratylus. The influence of Parmenides. Plato's mature conception of the forms -- Plato's cosmology : the Timaeus -- III. Aristotle. Meaning of ovois -- Nature as self-moving -- Aristotle's theory of knowledge -- Aristotle's theology -- Plurality of unmoved movers -- Matter
  • PART II. THE RENAISSANCE VIEW OF NATURE. I. The sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Anti-Aristotelianism -- Renaissance cosmology : first stage -- Copernicus -- Renaissance cosmology : second stage. Giordano Bruno -- Bacon -- Gilbert and Kepler -- Galileo -- JMind and matter. Materialism -- Spinoza -- Newton -- Leibniz -- Summary : contrast between Greek and Renaissance cosmology --II. The eighteenth century. Berkeley -- Kant
  • PART III. HEGEL : THE TRANSITION TO THE MODERN VIEW OF NATURE. I. The concept of life. Evolutionary biology -- Bergson -- II. Modern physics. Old theory of matter -- Its complications and inconsistencies -- New theory of matter -- finitude of nature -- III. Modern cosmology. Alexander -- Whitehead -- Conclusion : from nature to history
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 183 pages
Lccn
a 45003959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm01870696
  • (OCoLC)01870696

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