Essays In Philosophy And Other Pieces..

RITCHIE, A. D..

Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, in dust wrapper, which is sunned with a few edge chips; otherwise a very good copy.

£15.00

Publisher

Longmans, Green and Co.,

Place

London

Date

1947

Item Description

8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. [vi] + 208 pp.

Notes

The author considers the topics of moral freedom, the ethics of pacifism, miracles, magic in modern politics and the biological approach to philosophy, leading on to a discussion of the logic and philosophy of science. Next are two theological essays and then two public lectures on Isaac Newton and Samuel Alexander, followed by two short descriptive pieces on the coast of Eastern Canada. Professor Arthur David Ritchie (1891-1967), previously a chemical physiologist, held the chair of Logic and Metaphysics at the University of Edinburgh, 1945-60.

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