The history of materialism and criticism of its present importance, by Frederick Albert Lange ... Authorized translation by Ernest Chester Thomas ...

; Thomas, Ernest Chester, 1850-1892, translator
3d ed. (three volumes in one) with an introduction by Bertrand Russell, F.R.S.. London, K. Paul, Trench, Trubner and Company, 1925.

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Other Authors Thomas, Ernest Chester, 1850-1892,
Subjects Materialism.
Series International library of psychology, philosophy, and scientific method.
Description 3 volumes in 1. 23 cm.
Copyright Date 1925.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The early Atomists, especially Demokritos -- The sensationalism of the Sophists, and Aristippos's ethical materialism -- The reaction against materialism and sensationalism : Sokrates, Plato, Aristotle -- Materialism in Greece and Rome after Aristotle : Epikuros -- The didactic poem of Lucretius upon nature -- The monotheistic religions in their relation to materialism -- Scholasticism, and the predominance of the Aristotelian notions of matter and form -- The return of materialistic theories with the regeneration of the sciences -- Gassendi -- Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury -- The later workings of materialism in England -- The influence of English materialism in France and Germany -- De la Mettrie -- 'The system of nature' -- The reaction against materialism in Germany -- Kant and materialism -- Philosophical materialism since Kant -- Materialism and exact research -- Force and matter -- The scientific cosmology -- Darwinism and teleology -- The relation of man to the animal world -- Brain and soul -- Scientific psychology -- The physiology of the sense-organs and the world as representation -- Political economy and dogmatic egoism -- Christianity and enlightenment -- Theoretical materialism in its relation to ethical materialism and to religion -- The standpoint of the ideal.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)788696
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WorldCat Identities Lange, Friedrich Albert, 1828-1875.
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