The Resource The essential Santayana : selected writings, edited by the Santayana Edition ; compiled and with an introduction by Martin A. Coleman

The essential Santayana : selected writings, edited by the Santayana Edition ; compiled and with an introduction by Martin A. Coleman

Label
The essential Santayana : selected writings
Title
The essential Santayana
Title remainder
selected writings
Statement of responsibility
edited by the Santayana Edition ; compiled and with an introduction by Martin A. Coleman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Although he was born in Spain, George Santayana (1863--1952) became a uniquely American philosopher, critic, poet, and best-selling novelist. Along with his Harvard colleagues William James and Josiah Royce, he is best known as one of the founders of American pragmatism and recognized for his insights into the theory of knowledge, metaphysics, and moral philosophy. The Essential Santayana presents a selection of Santayana's most important and influential literary and philosophical work. Martin A. Coleman'
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
193
Index
index present
LC call number
B945.S21
LC item number
S26 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The essential Santayana : selected writings, edited by the Santayana Edition ; compiled and with an introduction by Martin A. Coleman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
COVER; Contents; Acknowledgments; Chronology of the Life and Work of George Santayana; Bibliographical Abbreviations; About This Book; Introduction: The Essential Santayana; I. Autobiography; A General Confession (1940); My Place, Time, and Ancestry (1944); Epilogue on My Host, The World (1949); II. Skepticism and Ontology; Philosophical Heresy (1915); Preface [Scepticism and Animal Faith] (1923); There Is No First Principle of Criticism (1923); Dogma and Doubt (1923); Wayward Scepticism (1923); Ultimate Scepticism (1923); Nothing Given Exists (1923); The Discovery of Essence (1923)
Control code
ocn647770994
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xlviii, 647 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780253002860
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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.b35741892
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)647770994
  • pebcs0253002869

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