Will Durant

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Will Durant
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Bizitza
JaiotzaNorth Adams (Massachusetts)1885eko azaroaren 5a
Herrialdea Ameriketako Estatu Batuak
HeriotzaLos Angeles1981eko azaroaren 7a (96 urte)
Hobiratze lekuaWestwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery (en) Itzuli
Familia
Ezkontidea(k)Ariel Durant (en) Itzuli
Hezkuntza
HeziketaColumbia Unibertsitatea
Saint Peter's University (en) Itzuli
St. Peter's Preparatory School (en) Itzuli
Hizkuntzakingelesa
Jarduerak
Jarduerakhistorialaria, idazlea eta filosofoa
Enplegatzailea(k)Seton Hall University (en) Itzuli  (1907 -  1911)
Ferrer Colony and Ferrer Modern School (en) Itzuli  (1911 -  1913)
Jasotako sariak
KidetzaAmeriketako Estatu Batuetako Arte eta Letren Akademia

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William James "Will" Durant (North Adams, Massachusetts, 1885eko azaroaren 5a - Los Angeles, 1981eko azaroaren 7a) estatubatuar idazle, historialari eta filosofoa izan zen.

Bere lanik ezagunena The History of Civilzation da. Ariel Durant emaztearekin batera idatzia, mendebaldeko eta ekialdeko zibilizazioen historia zehazten du hamaika liburukitan. Aldez aurretik 1926an The History of Philosophy idatzi zuen, filosofia ezagutarazten lagundu zuena. Ezagutza historikoa bateratzen eta humanizatzen eta aplikazio garaikiderako biziberritzen saiatu zen. Emazteak eta biek Pulitzer Saria Ez-fikzio orokorra jaso zuten 1968an, eta Askatasunaren Domina Presidentziala 1977an.

Lan hautatuak[aldatu | aldatu iturburu kodea]

  • 1917: Philosophy and the Social Problem New York: Macmillan.
  • 1924: A Guide to Spinoza [Little Blue Book, No. 520]. Girard, KA: Haldeman-Julius Company.
  • 1926: The Story of Philosophy. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1927: Transition. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1929: The Mansions of Philosophy. New York: Simon & Schuster. Later with slight revisions re-published as The Pleasures of Philosophy
  • 1930: The Case for India. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1931: A Program for America: New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1931: Adventures in Genius. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1931: Great Men of Literature, taken from Adventures in Genius. New York: Garden City Publishing Co.
  • 1933: The Tragedy of Russia: Impressions From a Brief Visit. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1936: The Foundations of Civilisation. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1953: The Pleasures of Philosophy. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1968: (with Ariel Durant) The Lessons of History. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1970: (with Ariel Durant) Interpretations of Life. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1977: (with Ariel Durant) A Dual Autobiography. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 2001: Heroes of History: A Brief History of Civilization from Ancient Times to the Dawn of the Modern Age. New York: Simon & Schuster. Actually copyrighted by John Little and the Estate of Will Durant.
  • 2002: The Greatest Minds and Ideas of All Time. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 2003: An Invitation to Philosophy: Essays and Talks on the Love of Wisdom. Promethean Press.
  • 2008: Adventures in Philosophy. Promethean Press.
  • 2014: Fallen Leaves. Simon & Schuster.

The Story of Civilization[aldatu | aldatu iturburu kodea]

  • 1935: Our Oriental Heritage. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1939: The Life of Greece. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1944: Caesar and Christ. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1950: The Age of Faith. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1953: The Renaissance. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1957: The Reformation. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1961: (with Ariel Durant) The Age of Reason Begins. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1963: (with Ariel Durant) The Age of Louis XIV. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1965: (with Ariel Durant) The Age of Voltaire. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1967: (with Ariel Durant) Rousseau and Revolution. New York: Simon & Schuster.
  • 1975: (with Ariel Durant) The Age of Napoleon. New York: Simon & Schuster.

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