An essay on philosophical method

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The Clarendon Press , Oxford
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Statementby R.G. Collingwood.
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LC ClassificationsBD241 .C6
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Paginationxii, 226 p. [2] p.
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Open LibraryOL6303565M
LC Control Number34008972
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Collingwood is the author of one of the most important treatises in meta-philosophy written in the first half of the twentieth century, "An Essay on Philosophical Method" (), which is a sustained attempt to explain why philosophy is an autonomous discipline with a distinctive method and subject matter that differ from those of the natural and the exact by: An Essay on Philosophical Method and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle.

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User Review - thcson - LibraryThing. This is an interesting book on the method of philosophical study. The focus is especially on the nature of philosophical subject matter as something familiar yet insufficiently known.

I'm not sure if. An Essay on Philosophical Method R. Collingwood, James Connelly, Giuseppina D'Oro James Connelly and Giuseppina D'Oro present a revised edition of R. Collingwood's classic work ofsupplementing the original text with important related writings from Collingwood's manuscripts which appear here for the first time.

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James Connelly and Giuseppina D'Oro present a new edition of R. Collingwood's classic work ofsupplementing the original text with important related writings from Collingwood's manuscripts which appear here for the first time. Essay on Philosophical Method, An Collingwood, R.

“My best book in matter; in style, I may call it my only book.” – R. Collingwood. Collingwood’s mature work of metaphysics seeks to overhaul the notion of philosophical method, assigning philosophy the task of “thinking out the idea of an object that shall completely satisfy the demands of reason.”.

An Essay on Philosophical Method An Essay on Philosophical Method An Essay on Philosophical Method contains the most sustained discussion in the twentieth century of the subject matter and method of philosophy and an unparalleled explanation of why philosophy has a distinctive domain of enquiry that differs from that of the sciences of nature.

An Essay on Philosophical Method contains the most sustained discussion in the twentieth century of the subject matter and method of philosophy and an unparalleled explanation of why philosophy has a distinctive domain of enquiry that differs from that of the sciences of new edition of the Essay focuses on Collingwood's contribution to metaphilosophy.

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Essays in Philosophical Method. The Linguistic Turn provides a rich and representative introduction to the entire historical and doctrinal range of the linguistic philosophy movement.

An Essay on Philosophical Method gwood April May 1, What is philosophy. Is that a question in philosophy. Very much so, Collingwood claims, philosophy is unlike most other disciplines self-referential. It is about thinking, in particular thinking about thinking. A way of clarifying what philosophy is, is to suggest a method of.

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About the Author. Mark Kaplan is Professor of Philosophy at Indiana University. He is the author of Decision Theory as Philosophy (Cambridge University Press, ). He has also written numerous articles and book chapters on the work of J.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Collingwood, R.G. (Robin George), Essay on philosophical method.

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