THE NECESSITY OF MORTALITY
- Philosophical Essays: From Ancient Creed to Technological Man (Book). Epp, Eldon Jay // Journal of Biblical Literature;Dec74, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p643
Reviews the book 'Philosophical Essays: From Ancient Creed to Technological Man,' by Hans Jonas.
- HANS JONAS. // Appraisal;Oct2008, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p3
The article profiles German philosopher Hans Jonas. It discusses the early affiliations of Jonas including as a professor of philosophy. It notes that early publication of Jonas focuses on history and theology of Gnosticism before he started to write about philosophy of science. Thus, it cites...
- Jonas, Hans (1903-1993). Hösle, V. // Value Inquiry Book Series;2014, Vol. 276, p307
The article profiles Hans Jonas, a professor of philosophy and author. He emigrated from Germany in 1933 and elaborated a philosophy of biology in his book "The Phenomenon of Life." Also mentioned are his contributions to global studies including a goal to replace with global ethics the ethics...
- The Philosopher of Life. Wolin, Richard // New Republic;1/20/97, Vol. 216 Issue 3, p30
Reviews the book "Mortality and Morality: A Search for the Good After Auschwitz," by Hans Jonas, edited by Lawrence Vogel.
- Hans Jonas, 1903--1993. Donnelly, Strachan // Hastings Center Report;Mar/Apr93, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p12
Announces the demise of Hans Jonas. Involvement with The Hastings Center; Contributions to bioethics; Friendship with author; Personal philosophy; Awards received.
- The political and intellectual influence of Hans Jonas. Schutze, Christian // Hastings Center Report;1995 Supplement, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p40
Assesses the political and intellectual influence of the philosopher Hans Jonas. Concepts of maxims developed including heuristic of fear; Critique against nihilism and other prevailing ideology; Philosophy of responsibility; Implications of register of works in German public libraries.
- Rethinking responsibility. Bernstein, Richard J. // Hastings Center Report;1995 Supplement, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p13
Discusses the circumstances surrounding the philosopher Hans Jonas' rethinking of the phenomenon of life. Impact of drafting for the Second World War and proximity with death; Emergence of philosophy on the ontological foundations of ethics; Situating Jonas' ethics of responsibility.
- Not compassion alone. On euthanasia and ethics. Donhoff, Marion; Merkel, Reinhard // Hastings Center Report;1995 Supplement, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p44
Presents an interview with the philosopher Hans Jonas. Necessity of establishing ethics; Guide for the relationship between responsibility and power; Limiting advances in medical researches; Views on euthanasia; Distinction between active and passive euthanasia.
- Selected works of Hans Jonas available in English. // Hastings Center Report;1995 Supplement, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p51
Presents a bibliography of the philosopher Han Jonas' writings available in English. Includes `The Gnostic Religion: The Message of the Alien God and the Beginnings of Christianity'; `The Phenomenon of Life: Toward a Philosophical Biology'; `Philosophical Essays: From Ancient Creed to...