Great Ideas Today 1961


(GRANT, George P.). HUTCHINS, Robert M., and Mortimer J. ADLER (eds). The Great Ideas Today 1961. Chicago : Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., (1961). Pp[i]-xii,(1),[1]-562,(2). Illustrated. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt letter ing to spine. Includes “Philosophy and Religion” by Gerge P. Grant, pp 337-376, illustrated. George Parkin Grant (1918-1988) was a Canadian philosopher, teacher and political commentator, whose popular appeal peaked in the late 1960s and 1970s. He is best known for his nationalism, political conservatism, comments on technology, pacifism, Christian faith, and conservative views regarding abortion and is credited as one of Canada's most original thinkers. Grant was a faculty member at Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S.,twice (1947-1960, 1980-1988). Very good in poor worn and chipped dustjacke t. Ex-libris – George P. Grant (without indication, but acquired from his estate). 20.00

Title: Great Ideas Today 1961

Author Name: HUTCHINS, Robert M., and Mortimer J. ADLER (eds). GRANT, George P.

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Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc., Chicago, 1961,:

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Keywords: PHILOSOPHY RELIGION POLITICS CANADA CANADIAN CONSERVATISM LIBERALISM PHILOSOPHICAL NOVA SCOTIA,