A Philosophical Dictionary
Publisher: Wynne and Scholey 1802
Number of pages: 398
Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary, first published in 1764, is a series of short, radical essays - alphabetically arranged - that form a brilliant and bitter analysis of the social and religious conventions that then dominated eighteenth-century French thought. One of the masterpieces of the Enlightenment, enormously influential work of sardonic wit.
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by Wilhelm Ostwald - Henry Holt and Co.
This book is meant to serve as the first aid and guide in the acquisition of comprehensive notions of the external world and the inner life. It is meant to uphold the scientific method, which takes its problems from experience and for experience.
by Francis Bacon - Collier
This work was revolutionary in its attempt to give formal philosophical shape to emerging experimental science. It challenged the entire edifice of the philosophy of Bacon's time, and left its mark on all subsequent discussions of scientific method.
by Ingvar Johansson, Niels Lynoe - De Gruyter Open
This textbook introduces the reader to basic problems in the philosophy of science and ethics with examples from medicine. It is based on the conviction that philosophy, medical science, medical informatics and ethics are overlapping disciplines.
by C. W. Leadbeater - Adyar
Subject of life after death is one of the great interest to all of us. This is an exemplary study of the afterlife as taught by mystics from time immemorial to present day. C. W. Leadbeater was a leader in the Theosophical movement.