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Gilbert Ryle on French and Anglo-Saxon philosophy In this, the ninth volume of his fine History of Philosophy*, Professor Copleston, SJ, traces French philosophical thought down from the...Read more
Richard Luckett on the aesthete who became a saint In one of his Godly Discourses Spit - en Kierkegaard explores Christ's injunction to "consider the lilies of the field." The first lesson that...Read more
Harry Eyres T hisyear, which is the centenary of Marx's death, is the centenary also of the birth of the Spanish thinker Jose Ortega y Gasset. It is doubtful whether he himself would have wished...Read more
By ELIZABETH WISKEMANN A FTER the First World War the German reaction against it, and against the German regime which had waged it, was violent, but it was also violently creative. Amidst the...Read more
Thomas Wright KIERKEGAARD: A BIOGRAPHY by Alastair Hannay Cambridge University Press, ,60, pp. 510, ISBN 0521560772 I t is fitting that a man who was so fascinated by legendary and archetypal...Read more