2nd Edition, Volumes 55-57

In collection: Great Books of the Western World

Works

**William James****Henri Bergson****John Dewey****Alfred North Whitehead****Bertrand Russell****Martin Heidegger****What is Metaphysics?**

**Ludwig Wittgenstein****Philosophical Investigations**

**Karl Barth****The Word of God and the Word of Man**

**Arthur Eddington****The Expanding Universe**

**Neils Bohr**(Selections)**Atomic Theory and the Description of Nature****Discussion with Einstein on Epistemology**

**G.H. Hardy****A Mathematician's Apology**

**Werner Heisenberg****Physics and Philosophy**

**Erwin Schrödinger****What is Life?**

**Theodosius Dobzhansky****Genetics and the Origin of Species**

**C.H. Waddington****The Nature of Life**

**Thorstein Veblen****The Theory of the Leisure Class**

**R.H. Tawney****The Acquisitive Society**

**John Maynard Keynes****The General Theory of Employment, Interest and Money**

*(Epic of Gilgamesh)*(c. 2000?-1400? BC)*(The Vedas)*(c. 2000?-200 BC)- Hammurabi (c. 1810-1750 BC)
*(Old Testament)*(c. 1400?-300? BC)- Homer (fl.c. 850? BC)
*(The Upanishads)*(c. 800?-400? BC)- Hesiod (fl.c. 700? BC)
- Tyrtaeus (fl.c. 650? BC)
*(The Ramayana)*(c. 600? BC)- Confucius (c. 551-479 BC)
- Sun-Tzu (c. 544?-496? BC)
*(The Mahabharata)*(c. 540-300 BC)- Aeschylus (c. 525-456 BC)
- Pindar (c. 518-438 BC)
- Lao-Tzu (fl.c. 500? BC)
- Sophocles (c. 495-406 BC)
- Euripides (c. 485-406 BC)
- Herodotus (c. 484-425 BC)
- Thucydides (c. 460-400 BC)
- Hippocrates (c. 460-377? BC)
- Aristophanes (c. 448-380 BC)
- Xenophon (c. 431-354 BC)
- Plato (c. 427-347 BC)
- (
*Bhagavad-Gita*) (c. 400 BC) - Thiruvalluvar (c. 400?-100? BC)
- Aristotle (c. 384-322 BC)
- Epicurus (c. 341-270 BC)
- Aesop (fl.c. 300 BC)
- Euclid (fl.c. 300 BC)
- Archimedes (c. 287-212 BC)
- Apollonius of Perga (fl.c. 240 BC)