Experience and its Modes / Edition 1

Experience and its Modes / Edition 1

by Michael Oakeshott
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521311799

ISBN-13: 9780521311793

Pub. Date: 01/28/1986

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This classic work is here published for the first time in paperback in recognition of its enduring importance. Its theme is Modality: human experience recognized as a variety of independent, self-consistent worlds of discourse, each the invention of human intelligence, but each also to be understood as abstract and an arrest in human experience. The theme is

Overview

This classic work is here published for the first time in paperback in recognition of its enduring importance. Its theme is Modality: human experience recognized as a variety of independent, self-consistent worlds of discourse, each the invention of human intelligence, but each also to be understood as abstract and an arrest in human experience. The theme is pursued in a consideration of the practical, the historical and the scientific modes of understanding.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521311793
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1986
Series:
Cambridge Paperback Library Series
Edition description:
1st Paperback Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.83(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Experience and its modes; 3. Historical experience; 4. Scientific experience; 5. Practical experience; 6. Conclusion.

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