The Uses of Knowledge: Selections from the Idea of a University (Crofts Classics)

The Uses of Knowledge: Selections from the Idea of a University (Crofts Classics)

By: Cardinal John Henry Newman (author), Leo L. Ward (volume_editor)Paperback

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This insightful selection, features four discourses from The Idea of a University: Knowledge Its Own End; Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Learning; Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Professional Skill; and Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Religion. Also included are excerpts from the "Preface" and the following appendices: Discipline of Mind; Literature and Science; and Style. Edited by Leo L. Ward, this volume also contains an introduction, a list of principal dates in Newman's life, and a bibliography.

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Contents

Principal dates in Newman's Life vi Introduction vii General argument in the idea of a university 1 The uses of knowledge 8 Knowledge Its Own End 8 Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Learning 29 Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Professional Skill 53 Knowledge Viewed in Relation to Religion 77 Appendices 106 Discipline of Mind 106 Literature and Science 112 Style 115 Bibliography 118

Product Details

  • publication date: 01/01/1948
  • ISBN13: 9780882950631
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 120
  • ID: 9780882950631
  • weight: 128
  • ISBN10: 0882950630

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