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ACKRILL, John Lloyd (1921 - 2007), Professor of the History of Philosophy, Oxford University, 1966–89, then Emeritus; Fellow of Brasenose College, Oxford, 1953–89, then Emeritus

in Who Was Who

P ublished online April 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy. 170 words.

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ADAMS, Robert Merrihew (<i>born</i> 1937), Visiting Professor of Philosophy, Rutgers University, since 2013

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 235 words.

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Alienation as a Theory of History

in Marx

October 2000; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Political Philosophy; Political Theory. 1934 words.

How did Marx come to his materialist theory of history? Marx thought that practical human activity was needed to solve theoretical problems. ‘Alienation as a Theory of History’ examines how...

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ARCHARD, David William (<i>born</i> 1951), Professor of Philosophy, Queen’s University Belfast, since 2012

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 191 words.

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Art

Michael Inwood.

in Heidegger

October 2000; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Biographical Studies; 20th-Century Philosophy. 4044 words.

‘Art’ examines Heidegger's view of Art as a source of truth. He believed that rather than being concerned only with beauty and pleasure, art was ‘the disclosure of the being of beings’. Art...

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An Assessment

in Marx

October 2000; p ublished online September 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social and Political Philosophy; Political Theory. 3858 words.

If Marx did not make scientific discoveries about economics and society, what did he achieve? Is his system just a historical curiosity? ‘An Assessment’ looks at what elements of Marx's...

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AYERS, Michael Richard (<i>born</i> 1935), Professor of Philosophy, University of Oxford, 1996–2002; Fellow of Wadham College, Oxford, 1965–2002, now Emeritus

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 197 words.

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BAGGINI, Julian Guiseppe (<i>born</i> 1968), freelance writer, since 2000

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Intellectual History; Literature. 248 words.

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BALDWIN, Thomas Raymond (<i>born</i> 1947), Professor of Philosophy, University of York, since 1995

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 137 words.

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BALL, John (Macleod) (<i>born</i> 1948), Sedleian Professor of Natural Philosophy, since 1996, and Director, Oxford Centre for Nonlinear PDE, since 2007, University of Oxford; Fellow, Queen’s College, Oxford, since 1996

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Arts and Humanities; Philosophy; History of Mathematics; Mathematics; Applied Mathematics; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education. 410 words.

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