The book examines the life and times of five philosophers who were prominent in history: John Stuart Mill, Immanuel Kant, George Wilhelm Hegel, John Dewey, and Immanual Mournier. Contents: J.S. MILL: THE INFLUENCE OF FATHER AND WIFE: The Nineteenth Century; James Mill and Logic; Harriett Taylor Mill and Socialism; IMMANUAL KANT: THE RIFT BETWEEN RELIGION AND SCIENCE: The Pietistic Background; Age of Enlightenment; Kant's Synthesis; G.W. F. HEGEL: THE SURROUNDING POLITICAL WORLD: France is Revolution; Division of German World; Hegel's Solution; JOHN DEWEY AND THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: The Scientific Temper; Social Reform; Education; IMMANUEL MOUNIER: COMMUNISM AND CAPITALISM: Communist Environment; Capitalist Environment; The Philosophy of Personalism.
Harry Settanni is Instructor at Saint Joseph's University and Holy Family College in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
J.S. Mill - The Influence of Father and Wife: The Nineteenth Century; Mill's Assessment; James Mill and Logic; Harriett Taylor Mill and Socialism; Immanuel Kant: The Rift between Religion and Science: The Pietistic Background; The Age of Enlightenment; Kant's Synthesis; G.W.F. Hegel: The Surrounding Political World; John Dewey and the Twentieth Century; Immanuel Mounier: Communism and Capitalism.