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The passion of the Western mind : understanding the ideas that have shaped our world view / Richard Tarnas.

Tarnas, Richard. (Author).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Conifer. (Show)
  • 3 of 3 copies available at Laurentian University. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at J.N. Desmarais Library.

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
J.N. Desmarais Library B 72 T27 1991b 30007000676329 Circulation (3rd floor) Available -
J.N. Desmarais Library P187, Box 55, 31, C 248471 Archives (1st floor) Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0345368096
  • ISBN: 9780345368096
  • Physical Description: xiv, 544 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ballantine Books, 1991.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 493-511) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The Greek World view -- The transformation of the Classical Era -- The Christian World view -- The transformation of the Medieval Era -- The Modern World view -- The transformation of the Modern Era -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
An historical account of the evolution of Western culture, from the ancient Greeks to the postmodern era.
Subject: Philosophy > History.
Civilization, Western.
Religion and science > History.
Consciousness > History.

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