The Resource Creative Mind: : An Introduction to Metaphysics, (electronic resource)

Creative Mind: : An Introduction to Metaphysics, (electronic resource)

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Creative Mind: : An Introduction to Metaphysics
Title
Creative Mind:
Title remainder
An Introduction to Metaphysics
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eng
Summary
The final published book by Nobel Prize-winning author and philosopher Henri Bergson (1859-1941), La pensě et le mouvant (translated here as The Creative Mind), is a masterly autobiography of his philosophical method. Through essays and lectures written between 1903 and 1923, Bergson retraces how and why he became a philosopher, and crafts a fascinating critique of philosophy itself. Until it leaves its false paths, he demonstrates, philosophy will remain only a wordy dialectic that surmounts false problems. With masterful skill and intensity, Bergson shows that metaphysics and science must be rooted in experience for philosophy to become a genuine search for truth. And in the quest for unanswered questions, the spiritual dimension of human life and the importance of intuition must be emphasized. A source of inspiration for physicists as well as philosophers, Bergson's introduction to metaphysics reveals a philosophy that is always on the move, blending man's spiritual drive with his mastery of the material world
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Bergson, Henri
Dewey number
194
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non fiction
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  • Bernard, Claude
  • James, William
  • Ravaisson, Félix
  • Philosophy
  • Metaphysics
  • Electronic books
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adult
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Creative Mind: : An Introduction to Metaphysics, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11602097
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1 online resource
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Label
Creative Mind: : An Introduction to Metaphysics, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11602097
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11602097
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11602097
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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