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

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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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