The Resource The cave and the light : Plato versus Aristotle, and the struggle for the soul of Western civilization, Arthur Herman

The cave and the light : Plato versus Aristotle, and the struggle for the soul of Western civilization, Arthur Herman

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The cave and the light : Plato versus Aristotle, and the struggle for the soul of Western civilization
Title
The cave and the light
Title remainder
Plato versus Aristotle, and the struggle for the soul of Western civilization
Statement of responsibility
Arthur Herman
Creator
Author
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Has edition
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
HEV
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herman, Arthur
Dewey number
909/.09821
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
CB245
LC item number
.H4286 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plato
  • Aristotle
  • Aristotle
  • Plato
  • Civilization, Western
  • Philosophy, Ancient
  • Civilization, Western
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Philosophy, Ancient
Target audience
adult
Label
The cave and the light : Plato versus Aristotle, and the struggle for the soul of Western civilization, Arthur Herman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-642) 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
The School of Athens -- The First Philosopher -- The Soul of Reason -- The Mind of God -- The Doctor's Son -- Good Citizen or Philosopher Ruler -- The Inheritors: Philosophy in the Hellenistic Age -- Knowledge is Power -- Hole in the Soul: Plato and Aristotle in Rome -- Dancing in the Light: The Birth of Neoplatonism -- Christ Is Come: Plato and Christianity -- Toward the Heavenly City -- Inquiring Minds: Aristotle Strikes Back -- Celestial Harmonies: Plato in the Middle Ages -- At the Summit: Arabs, Aristotle, and Saint Thomas Aquinas -- The Razor's Edge -- Aristotle, Machiavelli, and the Paradoxes of Liberty -- The Creative Ascent: Plato and the High Renaissance -- Twilight of the Scholastics: The Reformation and the Doom of Aristotle -- Secrets of the Heavens: Plato, Galileo, and the New Science -- God, Kings, and Philosophers in the Age of Genius -- Aristotle in a Periwig: The Culture of the Enlightenment -- Starting Over: Plato, Rousseau, and Revolution -- "Feeling Is All": The Triumph of the Romantics -- Victorian Crossroads: Hegel, Marx, and Mill -- The Scale of Nature: Darwin, Evolution, and Aristotle's God -- Unseen Worlds: Physics, Relativity, and the New World Picture -- Triumph of the Will: Nietzsche and the Death of Reason -- Common Sense Nation: Plato, Aristotle, and American Exceptionalism -- Worlds at War: Plato and Aristotle in the Violent Century -- From the Cave to the Light
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2014 Random House trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiii, 676 pages
Isbn
9780553385663
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881447142
  • 1202690
  • (OCoLC)ocn881447142
  • 1202690
Label
The cave and the light : Plato versus Aristotle, and the struggle for the soul of Western civilization, Arthur Herman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 623-642) 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
The School of Athens -- The First Philosopher -- The Soul of Reason -- The Mind of God -- The Doctor's Son -- Good Citizen or Philosopher Ruler -- The Inheritors: Philosophy in the Hellenistic Age -- Knowledge is Power -- Hole in the Soul: Plato and Aristotle in Rome -- Dancing in the Light: The Birth of Neoplatonism -- Christ Is Come: Plato and Christianity -- Toward the Heavenly City -- Inquiring Minds: Aristotle Strikes Back -- Celestial Harmonies: Plato in the Middle Ages -- At the Summit: Arabs, Aristotle, and Saint Thomas Aquinas -- The Razor's Edge -- Aristotle, Machiavelli, and the Paradoxes of Liberty -- The Creative Ascent: Plato and the High Renaissance -- Twilight of the Scholastics: The Reformation and the Doom of Aristotle -- Secrets of the Heavens: Plato, Galileo, and the New Science -- God, Kings, and Philosophers in the Age of Genius -- Aristotle in a Periwig: The Culture of the Enlightenment -- Starting Over: Plato, Rousseau, and Revolution -- "Feeling Is All": The Triumph of the Romantics -- Victorian Crossroads: Hegel, Marx, and Mill -- The Scale of Nature: Darwin, Evolution, and Aristotle's God -- Unseen Worlds: Physics, Relativity, and the New World Picture -- Triumph of the Will: Nietzsche and the Death of Reason -- Common Sense Nation: Plato, Aristotle, and American Exceptionalism -- Worlds at War: Plato and Aristotle in the Violent Century -- From the Cave to the Light
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
2014 Random House trade paperback edition.
Extent
xxiii, 676 pages
Isbn
9780553385663
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)881447142
  • 1202690
  • (OCoLC)ocn881447142
  • 1202690

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