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The Resource Civilization and progress, Radoslav A. Tsanoff

Civilization and progress, Radoslav A. Tsanoff

Label
Civilization and progress
Title
Civilization and progress
Statement of responsibility
Radoslav A. Tsanoff
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Historical and systematic in its treatment, this work reviews the idea of progress in Western thought as it relates to civilization, in a more comprehensive survey than is to be found in previous writings on the subject. In the author's view, the history of civilization reveals an increasing range of human capacity, both for good and for evil, depending upon men's choice between contending values.From this standpoint, the work proceeds to the exploration of such fields of social activity as the evolution of the family, the emancipation of women, economic conditions and technology, intellectual
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1887-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tsanoff, Radoslav A.
Dewey number
901.9
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
CB155
LC item number
.T7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Progress
  • Civilization
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Civilization
  • Progress
Label
Civilization and progress, Radoslav A. Tsanoff
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART ONE: A Historical Review of the Idea of Social Progress; ONE Alternatives and Approaches to the Idea of Progress in Classical Antiquity; TWO Divine Providence and Human Progress in the Christian Tradition; THREE The Upsurge of the Idea of Progress during the Renaissance and the Seventeenth Century; FOUR Philosophies of Progress in the Eighteenth Century; FIVE The Problem of Progress in the Nineteenth Century; SIX Contemporary Criticism; SEVEN Utopian Visions of the Perfect Society
  • PART TWO: Social Confidence and the Despair of Progress: Alternative Judgments of CivilizationEIGHT The Evolution of the Family and the Emancipation of Women; NINE Household Economy and Bodily Well-Being; TEN Economic Values, Technology, and Human Progress; ELEVEN Social Order and Personal Freedom; TWELVE Intellectual and Aesthetic Values; THIRTEEN Moral and Religious Development; Epilogue; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
600982681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 376 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813164779
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299n62
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)600982681
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Civilization and progress, Radoslav A. Tsanoff
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; PART ONE: A Historical Review of the Idea of Social Progress; ONE Alternatives and Approaches to the Idea of Progress in Classical Antiquity; TWO Divine Providence and Human Progress in the Christian Tradition; THREE The Upsurge of the Idea of Progress during the Renaissance and the Seventeenth Century; FOUR Philosophies of Progress in the Eighteenth Century; FIVE The Problem of Progress in the Nineteenth Century; SIX Contemporary Criticism; SEVEN Utopian Visions of the Perfect Society
  • PART TWO: Social Confidence and the Despair of Progress: Alternative Judgments of CivilizationEIGHT The Evolution of the Family and the Emancipation of Women; NINE Household Economy and Bodily Well-Being; TEN Economic Values, Technology, and Human Progress; ELEVEN Social Order and Personal Freedom; TWELVE Intellectual and Aesthetic Values; THIRTEEN Moral and Religious Development; Epilogue; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; U; V; W; Z
Control code
600982681
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 376 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813164779
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1299n62
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)600982681
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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