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 The Philosopher 

1923 - 1999

Articles prior to 1995 are not kept in electronic form and are only slowly being converted for inclusion in the website. Those in BOLD either are or will be placed on the website later this year. Otherwise, for the very keen philosopher, all articles are accessible to the at the British Library.

This listing is NOT comprehensive! In particular, most of the thousands of book reviews have not been listed, exception being made where the author is of particular interest to the Society, usually as being an officer or patron.

Volume I, 1923 (3 issues)

Arts in their Relation to Philosophy - Lord Dunsany

How the Philosophy of Aristotle agrees with the Old Testament [of] St Thomas - C. H. Berry

Myths and Marvels of Astronomy - M Procter

A Return to Philosophy - R. B. C. Sheridan

The Correlation of Science and Philosophy - Professor A. W. Bickerton

Cosmic Immortality - Professor A. W. Bickerton

The Philosophy of Emigration - Oswald de Blogue

The Philosophy of Miraculous - F. Woodcock

The Need of a Philosophy - G. K. Chesterton

Ontological Argument for the Existence of God - C. W. Sykes

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Volume II, 1924 (4 issues)

Bergson's Theory of Knowledge and Einstein's Theory of Relativity - Professor Wildon Carr

Biblical Archaeology - R. Boyd Morrison

Cosmic Immortality - Professor Bickerton

Cosmic Immortality ( A Reply)> - A. L. Cortie

Creative Imagination in Mathematical Discovery - T. Greenwood 

The Healing Power - H. M. Boulois

Indian Philosophy and the Problems of Today - Jean Delaire

The Mysticism and Theology of Browning - J. Pitts

Milton Agonistes - E. H. Visiak

Philosophy as Love of Wisdom - G. R. S. Mead

The Philosophy of Swedenborg - L. B. de Beaumont

Philosophy according to Individual Understanding - E. Garcke

Philosophical Society Notices and Council Report

Study Centre reports from Local Centres

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Volume III, 1925 (4 issues)

The Albigenses - J P Arendzen

Biblical Archaeology - R. Boyd - Morrison

Confucius - J. Rhodes

The Dawn of Empiricism - H. D. Oakley

Mencius - J. Rhodes

Our Ancestors - E. S. Bristowe

Physical Law in Relation to Higher Planes - P. Campion de Crespigny

Philosophy According to Individual Understanding - E. Garcke

The Problem of Evil - R. Downey

Philosophical History of Expansion, towards the New world - R. H. Murray

The Truth About Mediums - Kelway Bamber

Slavery - J. R. Palmer

Stoicism and Christianity - George Smith

Study Centre report from Plymouth, Devonport

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Volume IV, 1926 (4 issues)

The 'Arnite', Ancient Schools of the Mysteries, a Rejoinder - J. P. Arendzen

Behind the Veil - T. A. Carmichael 

Christianity and Islam - Lord Headlam

Ethical Aspects of Philosophy - E. S. Ritherdon Clark

Meaning of Good and Evil - E. L. Young

Nationalism - Alfred Thomas

The Origins of Spiritualism - George Ryley Scott

Of the Reality of the Unreal - Robert Hoar

Plato - A. G. Sheridan

The Philosophy of St Paul - L. Gethin Hughes, 

The Philosophy of Shakespeare - James Rhodes

Rhetoric - Dr Camillo Pellizzi

Socrates - Patrick Braybrooke

Through Matter to Spirit - Col. C. L. Peacocke

VedÅnta Philosophy - Mrs Muirson Blake

The Vocational Ideal in Modern Industrial Life - Leslie W. H. Field

Presidential Address - G. K. Chesterton

Local Centres, Correspondence and Notes

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Volume V, 1927 (4 issues)

A Criticism of an Exposition and Defence of Synthetic Philosophy - John R. Palmer

A Consideration of Philosophic Thought - Edgar W. Stephenson

A Great Mediaeval Thinker - T. A. Greenwood

Behind the Veil - T. A. Carmichael

Birthstones and their Talismanic Virtues - W. T. Pavitt

Bishop Berkeley and his Philosophy - J. R. Palmer

The Evolution of the Inner Self - R. Champion de Crespigny

Have Proper Names Connotation - A. E. Smith

The Mystery of the Great Pyramid - C. C. Dobson

On the Philosophy of Beethoven - Jessie Field

The Philosophy of Faith - J. B. Jaggar

The Philosophy of Schopenhauer - W. Loftus Hare

The Philosophy of Speech - Lylie Pragnell

The Philosophy of Success - G. A. Angus

Rudolf Eucken - Isaac Hartill

Unity and Deity - E. S. Ritherdon Clark

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Volume VI, 1928 (4 issues)

Beginnings - Beatrice Hamilton Derry

Creation in Religion and Science - G. A. Sexton

Deity in the Light of Philosophy and Reflection - James Ibison

Iphigenia and Aulis - F. Melian Srawell

Is Happiness the Goal of Humanity - C. E. Nelson

Is a Philosopher merely one with a scholarly Knowledge - M. Wheeler

Man, the Inscrutable Mystery - H. Hiram Hallett

Musical Quality and Musical Consciousness - Jessie Field

Occult Correspondence of Number - Philip Durham

Philosophy and the Schools - W. H. Cole

Philosophy of Manners - Trevor Thomas

Pythagoras and Greek Philosophy - F. G. Fraser

The Relation Between Music and Architecture - James Rhodes

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Volume VII, 1929 (4 issues)

A Philosophy in Verse - J. Rhodes

The late A W Bickerton - Isaac Hartill

Browning's Philosophy of Idealism - Harvey L. Sherwood

Greece and India - F. A. Young

Greece and Israel - F. A. Young

Imagination And Character - R. A. Raven

Izaak Walton - John R. Palmer, D. Litt

Linnaeus, Prince of Botanists - G. A. Angus

Man, the Great Inscrutable Mystery - H. Hiram Hallett

The Problem of Homer - J. A. K. Thomson

Plato in Relation to Socrates - E. M. Cornelius and reply by Richard S. Rowe

The Renaissance - J. W. Hartley

The Spiritual Philosophy of Swedenborg - L. Gilbey

The Theory of Evolution in the Law of Karna - Pandit Shyam Shankar

Worlds Around Us - R. Champion de Crespigny

Study Circles and Notes

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Volume VIII, 1930 (4 issues)

A Philosophy of Design and Progress - G. Norman Ridley

Tolerance - Richard S. Rowe

The Buddhist Monasteries of Ladakh - M. L. A. Gompertz (Ganpat)

Concerning Epicurus - R. M. Raper

Conceptions of History, Old and New - R. H. Murray, D. Litt

The Eddington Outlook - Ethelbert Goodchild

The Essential Value of Colour - J Dodson Hessley

The Expression of Philosophy in Art - F. H. A. Micklewright

The Existence of Mind After Death - Henry Thompson

Gravitation - James Rhodes

The How and Why of Man - Dr E. O. James

Humanism - G. K. Chesterton (and Others)

Inspiration - Richard S. Rowe

Nietzsche's Dancer - Betha Waber

The Philosophy of Swinburne - J. O. Corbett

The Philosophy of Francis Thompson - Richard S. Rowe

Correspondence - 'Browning as a teacher' - B. Brown Morrison

London Study Circle and Notes

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Volume IX, 1931 (4 issues)

Auguste Comte - F. H. A. Micklewright

A Comment on Philosophy - H. H. Turner

A Criticism of Positivism - F. H. A. Micklewright

Concerning Epicurus - R. M. Raper

Edmund Burke - G. A. Angus

Logic and Grammar - A. Darby

Mysticism - F. Briggs

On the Nature of Images - C. J. Hunt

Our Poets Laureate - Susan Cunnington

The Philosophy of Bernard Shaw - Harold Pollard

The Problem of Religion in the Euthypro of Plato - A. H. Greenwood

Quality and Consciousness - Jessie Field

The Quest of Truth - Professor Sir Arthur Eddington

Religion and Modern Science - C. E. M. Joad

Religion, Science and Mr Joad - Leslie J. Walker

Social Aspect of Philosophy - Leslie Barber

Trial by Jury - Constance Colwill

The Wisdom of Lao-Tse

Prize Essay and Notes

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Volume X, 1932 (4 issues)

The Analogy of Divine Fatherhood - F. Harold Smith

Buried Cities of Palestine - Edgar de Knevett

Conclusions of Modern Science - Ronald McCorquodale

Grammar as Science of Speech - A. Darby

Mediaeval Philosophy - T. Greenwood

The Philosophy of Robert Browning - J. M. Scott

Philosophies of Evolution - A. Gordon Cooke

Plotinus on Happiness - Jessie Field

Portugal - A Pioneer of Christianity - Professor Edgar Prestage

Psychology of the Monks of the Egyptian Desert - Stephen Gaselee

Swedenborg, Scientist and Philosopher - F. A. Gardiner

Three Essentials of Intellectual Development - M. S. Naish

World Peace (Christianity the Basis) - W. Spender Darby

Zeno's Four Antinomies on Motion - J. Boulter

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Volume XI, 1933 (4 issues)

Art and History - Thomas Greenwood

Baconian Philosophy - Isaac Hartill

Distinction Between Aims of Science and Philosophy - (Prize Essay) - Cyril Harrison

Epistemology of Mayerson - Thomas Greenwood

George Eliot - Alfred Thomas

Hiawatha, Iroquois Psychology - Lewis Harrison

Imagery - Allan Caws

Mithraism - Alfred Thomas

Pathway to Perfection - Henry Baylis

Personality - H. D. Oakley

Philosophy of Jacques Chevalier - Thomas Greenwood

Place of Metaphor and Imagination in Art - Terence White

Problems of the Soul - Jessie Field

Roger Bacon - Thomas Greenwood

Sublimation of Earth through Industry - Herbert Taylor

Thomas Carlyle - Rose Morris

Tolstoy - Aylmer Maude

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Volume XII, 1934 (4 issues)

Editorials on: Ethics and Citizenship; Logic and the King's English; Philosophy and the Public; Philosophy in the Schools

Aims and Claims of Analysis - A. E. Duncan - Jones

Analysis and Philosophy: Prof L. S. Stebbing

Civilisation and Modern Science - Prof Paul PainlevÚ

The Dawn of Systematic Knowledge - Prof Charles Singer

Freudism and Religion - Principal T. H. Hughes

Idealism and Modern Physics - Sir James Jeans

Individual Psychology and Education, Prof John Dewey

International Morality - Prof John Laird

Limitations of English Aesthetics - Lord Listowel

Pleasure and Social Justice - W. T. Stace

Reason in Action - Prof John MacMurray

Reflection and Common Sense - Prof. A. E. Heath

Addresses by Prof J. Chevalier, Albert Gleizes, and Sir Richard Gregory

Causality and the Existence of God - C. C. Williamson

Dean Inge Evaluates Science - Rev I. Hartill

Humanism and Truth - R. J. Dingle

Ozanon and the Idea of Progress - A. Aubrey

Philosophy of Religion - Prof Denis Saurat

Philosophy of Truth - Rev S. E. Cottam

Psychology of the 'Mass - Man' - P. H. Box

Thought in the Seventeenth Century - M. Roberts

Two Early Upanishads - Shri Purohit Swami

The World View of Bishop Barnes

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Volume XIII, 1935 (4 issues)

Editorials: The Defence of values; Philosophy for All; The Claims of Formalism; Twenty five years in Philosophy 

Birth of Modern Science - Prof. A. Wolf

Collapse of Materialism - G. K. Chesterton 

Creation, Idealism and a New Aestheticism - Prof. Gino Ferretti

Freedom and Progress - Rt. Hon. J. C. Smuts

Knowledge and Action - C. A. Mace

Meaning of Philosophy - Prof J. W. Scott

Principles of the Good Life - Prof W. P. Montagu

Science., Art and Play - Prof Erwin Schrödinger

The Fall as a Philosophical Principle - J. M. Henry

Unanswerable Questions - Prof Moritz Schlick

Volumetaire on Free - will - Prof C. A. Strong

Applied Philosophy - H. G. Taylor

Cosmology of Origin - Rev Frederick W. Davies

Growth of Religious Consciousness - L. C. Loveless

Immortality - Prof E. S. Waterhouse

Indian Philosophy and the Modern World - Mrs Muirson Blake

Philosophy and the Modern Apologetic - Rev F. H. A. Micklewright

Philosophy of Art - Angela Crespi

Principles of Mathematics - Prof G. H. Temple

Rationalism of Maimonides - Prof A. Wolf

The Congress of Philosophy of Prague - Dr Hilda Oakeley

Wisdom of Lao - Tzu - Jessie Field

Courses of Studying Ethics and Modern Philosophy

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Volume XIV, 1936 (4 issues)

Editorial - The Value of the History of Science

Philosophy and Education - Rupert C. Lodge

The Claims of Determinism - C. E. M. Joad

Providence and Free Will - Blythe Wade

The Paris Congress of Scientific Philosophy - L. S. Stebbing

The Dual Ideal of Form in Art - Mariett H. Jellnett

Lecture on the Goal in Early Buddhism - Mrs. Rhys Davids

Appreciation - Ada G. Sheridan

Editorial - The Meaning of Intuition

The New Picture of the Universe - George Temple

Education and Freedom - A. . W. Pickard - Cambridge

The Basis of Morality - Rev W. J. J. Cornelius

Blondel's Theory of Thought - Andre Lalonde

The Principle of Emergence - W. R. Thompson

Editorial - Philosophy and London

Influence of Science - Sir Richard Gregory

The Claims of Intuitionism - Max Black

Descartes - Rev I Hartill

The Purpose of Education - Claudie Willaimson

Aspects of Indian Thought - Edmund Potter

Editorial/Appreciation - G. K. Chesterton

The Concept of Nature - Hans Driesch

The Problem of God - J. C. McKerrow

Philosophy and Practical Life - Arnold H. Kamiat

Value of Religious Symbolism - Mrs. Muirson Blake

Aristotle and Mathematical Knowledge - J. S. Thomas

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Volume XV, 1937 (1 issue)

Philosophers in Congress

A Philosophy of Education - Professor Arthur Liebert

The Nature of Poetry - J. Wolfenden

The Dawn of Rationalism - J. S. Thomas

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Volume XVI, 1938 (2 issues)

Annual Report

Beauty: 'its nature, pleasure and power' - Reverend Isaac Hartill 

The Need for Philosophy (reprinted) - G. K. Chesterton 

Scientific Aspects of Psychical Research - G. N. M. Tyrell 

Genius and Discourse - Reverend Isaac Hartill

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Volume XVII, 1939 (Silver Jubilee - 5 issues)

Genius of Milton - Rev Isaac Hartill

Pleasure, Happiness and Satisfaction - Professor John Laird

Light Unkindled by Reason - Rev H. H. Turner

Public Importance of Philosophy - Dr T. Greenwood

Belief and Determinism - Albert E. Albery

Authority in Religion - Rev A. E. Calow

Philosophy and Political Ideas - theme of the Silver Jubilee dinner in aid of 'refugee philosophers'

Metaphysics of Evolution - J. C. McKerrow

Science and Theory - W. M. Thompson

Ethics and Marxianism - W. Anderson

Body and Mind - Mary Lynch

Science and Social Ethics - Sir Michael Gregory

What is Peace? - Herbert George Taylor

Why Study Philosophy? - A. McDonald Queen

Newton and Royalty - Rev Isaac Hartill

The New President (which is Isaac H)

Notes, and (for the first time!) photos of GKC and Miss A G Sheridan

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Volume XVIII, 1940 (4 issues)

'GKC' - his place in literature - Rev Isaac Hartill

Reflections on Good and Evil - A. E. Mills

The Scientific and Religious Motives in Philosophy' - Rev H. D. Lewis

Christian Mysticism. - W. E. Jones

Editorial: 'A notable anniversary'

Professor Victor Monod - An Appreciation - Rev W. T. J. Cornelius

The Philosophy of Calvinism - Rev Walter F. E. Smith

Wisdom of the Ancients - Rev Isaac Hartill

Christian Mysticism - W. E. Jones

Logical Conflict of Neutrality - B. A. G. Fuller

The Philosophy of Science - T. A Greenwood

Ethical Values - Albert W. Fenske 

Dreams - A. E. Mills

In Search of Truth - W. E. Jones

Clearer Thinking - Rev Isaac Hartill

A Philosophical Dissertation on Fear and courage - H. E. Studwick

Liberty Enlightening the World - Rev Isaac Hartill

Appetites - Rev H. Thompson

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Volume XIX, 1941 (4 issues)

Henri Bergson - Rev Isaac Hartill

Philosophy and Education - T. A Greenwood

Philosophy and the Power of Prayer - Rev Alfred Thomas

The Republic of Plato and the Republic of Christ - Rev Isaac Hartill

Colour - Rev Alfred Thomas

The Philosophy of the Christian Religion - S. E. Reynolds

God in Nature - R. D. Wain

The World Situation - W. E. Jones

A Philosophy for the Dark Days - L. K. Derbeyshire

The Growth of Ideas - Arthur Shore

Fatalism - Rev Oswald de Blogue

Inspiration and its Expression - John Dove

Poetry of Philosophy - G. D. Mitchell

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Volume XX, 1942 (4 issues)

Truth in Poetry - G. Duncan Mitchell

Emerson: essayist, Philosopher and Seer - Rev Isaac Hartill

The Disarray of Truth - W. E. Jones

Modern Philosophical Conceptions of God - J. Vivian Thomas

Philosophy and Education - T. A. Greenwood 

The Literature of Science - Rev Isaac Hartill

Philosophy as a Spiritual Voice - Walter Robinson

The Savage Mentality and Thought - Vernon Brelsford

Philosophy of Plato - Canon S. J. Nisbet Wallace

Aristotle - 'A Recently Elected fellow' - ie Anon

Thought and Its Power - Rev Isaac Hartill

Cameo - Shadows of the Past - H. Hiram Hallett

The God of Reverence and the Absolute of Philosophy - Rev S. G. McLellan

Aesthetics Applied to a New World Order - W. Gordon Brewer

Scientific Knowledge and Action - Sir Richard Gregory

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Volume XXI, 1943 (4 issues)

The Literary Greatness of the Bible - Rev Isaac Hartill

Hope of Immortality - Rev S. F. Jolliffe

The Ethical Basis of Democracy - Dr Thomas Greenwood

The Place of Music in Education Reconstruction - W. Gordon Brewer

Education and Religion - Rev C. Bernard Cockett

The Way of Peace - E. Jones

Providence: An Historical Survey - Professor E. D. James

Hegel - Rev Leopold F. S. Hacault

Revolution from Within - F. J. A. Harding

Poetry of Philosophy - G. Duncan Mitchell

Natural Philosophy of the Ionian School - Sir Richard Gregory

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Volume XXII, 1944 (4 issues)

Friendship: Its Philosophy and Practice - John Dove

The Philosophy of Everyday Life - Rev C. Ayton - Williams

Mysticism - G. Duncan Mitchell

Towards a Sane Economy - F. A. J. Harding

Spinoza - Rev Stanley F. Jolliffe

The Religious Aspect of Beauty - Rev E. Carr

The God of Revelation - and the Absolute of Philosophy - Rev S. J. McLellan

G. K. C. - editorial by Rev Isaac Hartill

Modern Civilisation and Human Spirit - Dr T. A. Greenwood

Humanism: Its Philosophy and Its Failures - Rev B Northridge

The Philosophical Physician and Philosophy - Charles A. H. Franklyn

Education and World Reconstruction - Dr T. A. Greenwood

Is the Reliability of Belief or Conviction due to Authority? - Rev F. C. Mann

Diogenes the Cynic: An Extract on Education - A. MacConnal Armstrong

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Volume XXIII, 1945 (5 issues)

The Business of Philosophy - W. V. Brelsford (also letter on 'Gone to the dogs')

The Christian Doctrine of Man - Rev George Francis Griffiths

Karl Marx - Rev Ernest Carr

The Psychology of Victory - Charles A. H. Franklyn

Philosophy in Relation to Religious Thought - Rev Percy Sturdy

Humanism - Sir Richard Gregory

The Attainment of Consciousness - Newman Watts

Is this Dichotomy Really Necessary? - F. A. Harding

A Thesis on Education: Some Lessons from the Past - Rev J. Reginald Basildon

Personality - Rev A. E. Calow

Music and Religion - F. A. Curtis

The Red Indians of Canada - Rev T. W. Castle

The Origin and Nature of Religion. - Rev Leopold S. Hacault

Philosophical Aspects of Organisations - W. R. Dunlop

Science and Immortality - Rev Isaac Hartill

Origin and Nature of Religion - F. A. Harding 

Character - Newman Watts

The Place of Philosophy in World Today - Professor E. O. James

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Volume XXIV, 1946 (3 issues)

Some Thoughts on American Philosophers - Rev Bannister

Life: the Simple Philosophy of a Physician - Charles Freeman

Of Clothes - Angus MacDonald Armstrong

The Way of the Mystic - Rev GE Richard

Colour Perception - H. B Marton

The Philosophy of the West Indian - Rev H. B. Stott

Scriptures and Immortality - L. M. Parsons

The Will to be Good - Professor C. A. Mane

The Philosophy of Art - Harold Workman

The Philosophy of Soviet Russia - John Lewis

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Volume XXV, 1947 (5 issues)

Edmund Burke: man of letters, philosopher and statesman - G. A. Angus

Revelation and the Word - Rev Canon H. G. England

The Greatest Englishman - Rev I Hartill

Thoughts - W. J. Priestley

Religion and Science - Bishop Heywood

The Nationalist Outlook in Economic and Philosophic Thought - Cecil Charles Prothero

Worship and Works - Sir Richard Gregory

The Miraculous and God - L. B. Shortt

Man and Animals - Charles A. H. Franklyn

What is Practical Theology? Oswald de Blogue

Kant and the Ontological Argument - Rev P. Burrell

Decadence in History - A. MaConnal Armstrong

G. K. Chesterton - Rev I. Hartill

Philosophy of the Infinite and its Bearing on Ethics and Mysticism - W. W. Brown

The Psychological Aspects of Folk Lore - Rev J. A. F. Ozanne

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1948 Volume XXV (4 issues)

G. K. Chesterton - Rev I. Hartill 

A Thesis: A philosophical evaluation of the ego - R. Howarth

Life and Plenty of it - John Clee

Some Consequences of Telepathy - Lord Amwell

Mind, Truth and Freedom - Robert Poots

Nicholas Berdyaev - Judith MacDonald

Editorial: The Philosopher Expands

Plato - Robert Eisler

Three German Romanticists: Fichte, Schelling & Schleiermacher - Rev Leslie Dunwell

Editorial: Fresh Winds of Doctrine

A Discussion of Modern Existentialism - Robert Poots

Soren Aabye Kierkegaard - G Duncan Mitchell

Origen - Ernst G. Braham

A Note on the Coming of Time - Lord Dunsany

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1949 Volume 1 (4 issues)

The Role of Philosophy - Bruce Wavell

A Study in the Philosophy of Christian Theism - R. G. Legge 

Some Aspects of the Philosophy of Hegel - Ernst G. Braham

The Political Theories of Plato's Republic - Rev Walter Barnes

Brief Outline of a Course of Study in Philosophy - Rev Dr. Ernst G. Braham

The Philosophers of the Garden - Rev J. A. F. Ozanne

Existentialism and a Critic - Cyril Smith

The Metaphysical Poetry of John Donne - C. S. Flick

The Idea of God in the Pre - Socratic Philosophers - Kathleen Freeman

Appearance and Reality - Robert Eisler

The Sage of Hippo as Philosopher - Hugh Miller

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1950 Volume 2 (4 issues)

Can Rational Principles be Traced in History - Hilda Oakley

Report on Existentialism - Bruce Wavell

'Great Scott' and Other Descriptions - Robert Poots

The Soren Kierkegaard Society - The Editor

Llewelyn Powys and the Epicurean Tradition - A. H. Degenhardt

Objectification in History - Cyril Smith

The Study of Kierkegaard in Scandinavia 1940 - 49 - Niels Thulstrup

Imperitives, Categoricals and Hypotheticals - Prof. C. D. Broad

Universals and the Unconscious - Joshua C. Gregory

The Philosophers of the Painted Porch - Rev J. A. F Ozanne

A Philosophical Evaluation of the Research in the Social Sciences - G. Duncan Mitchell. 

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1951 Volume 3 (3 issues)

The Concept of Man in the Greek Philosophers - Kathleen Freeman

The Place of God in A. N. Whitehead's Philosophy - Ernest G. Braham

Beethoven's Last Work - Robert Poots

Review article: A Critique of Logical Positivism

An Examination of the Socratic Problem - Pamela Clark

Philosophical Predicament - C. H. Whiteley

The Scepticism of David Hume - M. J. Levelt

Three Clues to Whitehead's Philosophy and Organism - Joshua C Gregory

Goethe and Philosophy - Rev Gomer Evans

Dinner in Honour of Gilbert Murray (speeches: Lord Dunsany, Gilbert Murray, Kathleen Freeman, George Catlin, Charles Morgan, John Anderson and C. E. M. Joad

Annual General Meeting

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1952 Volume 4 (4 issues)

The Machine Analogy - Leonard Barnett

Causal Complexes and Cosmic Epochs - Joshua C. Gregory

The Role of Consciousness in Emotion - J.O. Wisdom

Comenius:- A Half-Forgotten Worthy - Robert Poots

Religion and Culture - G. Duncan Mitchell

The Philosophy of Jean-Paul Sartre - Hector Hawton

Philosophy in Education - George Catlin

Weapon of Thought - T.B. Radley

Life, Health and Humour - Seton Pollock

Education in the Absolute - Nina Compton

Teaching Philosophy in Schools - Bernard R. Youngman

Annual Luncheon Address - Kathleen Freeman

Induction, Deduction and Hypothesis - Joshua C. Gregory

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1953 Volume 5 (2 issues)

Arthur Schopenhauer - E.F.J. Payne

God's Existence - W. Nightingale Brown

Extraordinary General meeting

Bye-Laws of the Society

Regulations for Examinations

The Nature of Precognition - Joshua Gregory

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1954 Volume 6 (2 issues)

The Annual Dinner

The Annual General Meeting

Existence and Fact - Joshua C. Gregory

The Philosophy of Ethics -Rev. Oswald de Blogue

Aims and Principles of the Society - Rev. Albert D. Belden

The Conception of Man in Objective Idealism - Walther Bruning

Creative Potentiality as Realted to Art - E.Parnell-Bailey and Charles Wye

The Nature and Basis of Knowledge - Claude T. Barnes

The Philosophy of Agnosticism - Rev. Oswald de Blogue

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1955 Volume 7 (1 issue)

Philosophical Aspects of Religious Spiritual Healing - Jan A.M. Van Moll

Bases of Pan-Existentialism - G. Orzabel D.

Hume's Analysis of Causation - Joshua C. Gregory

Annual Luncheon and General Meeting 1954

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1956 Volume 8 (1 issue)

Awareness of Divinity -A.J. Sinclair Burton

Metaphysics of Sankara - C.A. Pushong

Annual General Meeting

Extracts from Lectures

Articles for Students.

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1957 Volume 9 (2 issues)

Awareness of Divinity (Concluded) - A.J. Sinclair Burton

Milton and the New Incorporeal - Joshua C. Gregory

Presidential Address - Dr. J.A. Hadfield

Annual General meeting

Organic Philosophy - Lawrecne Hyde

Towards a New Ethic - Charles Wye

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1958 Volume 10 (1 issue)

Philosophy and the Common Man - J.A. Hadfield

Eastern Wisdom and Western Wisdom - E.W.F. Tomlin

Philosophy and Common Experience - Leslie Paul

Progress - Charles Wye

The Creative Word - Gordon A. Speedie

The Creative Quantum - Erwin J. Saxl

1959 Volume 11 (1 issue)

New Horizons for Philosophy - Albert D. Belden

Leonardo Da Vinci - E. Viktor Furst

The Goal of Beauty - H.D. Jennings White

Review: The Creative Word, by Gordon A. Speedie

Annual General Meeting

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1960 Volume 12 (2 issues)

Philosophy in the New Era - Albert D. Belden

Sense Perception - Joshua C. Gregory

Primacy of Ideas - Charles Wye

Annual Meeting

Philosophy of Art - Victor Rienaecker

Is the Expression 'Absolute Space' Meaningful - Brian G. Cooper

Notice of E.O.G.M

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1961 (no issues)

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1962 Volume 13 (1 issue)

Announcement by the President, Rev F. H. Cleobury

The Rhythm of Creation - Sir Harry Lindsay 

A Concept of Health - Charles Wye 

The Message of the Mystics - Victor Rienaecker

The Philosophy of Sri Aurobindo - V. Rienaecker 

The Philosophy of Clothes - V. Rienaecker 

The Philosophy of Archery - V. Rienaecker * * * 

1963 Volume 14 (Summer 'Golden Jubilee Number', 1 issue)

The Philosophy of Christianity - Sir Harry Lindsay 

Some Finalities in the Philosophy of Theism - The Rev F. H. Cleobury 

John Dewey: An appreciation - Victor Rienaecker

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1964 (no issues)

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1965 Volume 15 (2 issues)

Religion or Philosophy - EsmÚ Wynee - Tyson 

The Philosophy of History of Ibn - Khaldun - O. K. Ghosh 

Man and Nature - Giogio del Vecchio 

The Ionian Renaissance - Derek Johnston. 

Message from the Council Chairman 

Reconciliation and Reunion - A. J. Sinclair Burton 

Hegel's Philosophy - Frank S. Kinder 

Existentialism - Bernard Wilmott

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1966 Volume 16 (1 issue)

A Message from the USA - R. Bancks Blocher 

The Concept of Matter, Mind and God, F. H. Cleobury 

Life Hereafter - F. S. Kinder 

Reconciliation and Renewal - A. J. Sinclair Burton 

A Trilogy on Marriage - F Barrie. Flint. 

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1967 Volume 17 (2 issues)

The Philosophy of RenÚ Descartes 1596 AD - Frank S. Kinder 

Spiritual Evolution - B. D. Barnes 

Reconciliation - from Retrospect - A. J. Sinclair Burton 

Think on these Things - Victor Rienaecker 

Challenge to Educators, a University - Gordon A. Speedie

Further Thoughts upon Spiritual Evolution - B. D. Barnes 

Early Warning! An important notice from the Council * * * 

1968 Volume 18 (2 issues)

From your Secretary

Four aspects - Bernard Wilmott

Reconciliation: Prospects of Synthesis - A. J. Sinclair Burton 

Can We Govern a Runaway World? - Barbara Stafford 

Marriage Guidance (communicated)

The Function of Philosophy - Victor Rienaecker 

Power and Freedom, part I - B. D. Barnes 

Dr. Robinson Explores God - Gerald Ferroussat 

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1969 Volume 19 (2 issues)

Secretary's letter

Power and Freedom, part II - B. D. Barnes 

Natural Law and the Papal Encyclical - Leslie Paul 

Reconciliation: Prospects of Synthesis - part II - A. J. Sinclair Burton 

Spirits Hominis - F. Barrie Flint

Change or Decay - Preb. Henry Cooper 

Philosophy and Art - Edgar J. Ford 

The Maturity of Conduct and, therefore, a Reflection of Sanity - M. E. Elsarrag

Order out of Chaos - R. J. Swaine. 

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1970 Volume 20 (2 issues)

Editorial: Spirit of Hope for Earth's Predicament, Philosophy and the Younger Generation - Alan Holloway

Personality - Accident or Purpose? - Peter Were 

Right or Wrong? - F. Barrie Flint 

Philosophy - Edgar J. Ford

Obituary - Earl Russell

Are all Philosophies but Dreams? If so - What then?, H. D. Jennings White 

The Economy of the Divine Society - Eric Hayman 

Thoughts Arising from E. J. Ford's Contribution on Philosophy and Art - 

Afterglow on Bertrand Russell. 

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1971 Volume 21 (2 issues)

Yoga plus Man equals Communications Man - Gordon Speedie

The Vedanta Philosophy - Sri Chinmoy Kumar Ghose 

The Purpose of Philosophy - Alan Holloway 

The importance of Intuitive Perception - Victor Rienaecker. 

Cartesian Stove Dwellers - Gerald Ferrousatt 

Implications of Philosophy on Modern Living - Horace, C. Savage 

A Philosophy of Spiritual Ethic - The Editor 

The Verulam Society - Alan J. Holloway 

Relativity and Paradox - G. A. Colburn 

The Study Chair - F. Barrie Flint

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1972 Volume 22 (2 issues)

Which Wrong will you Choose? - R. F. Dick 

A criticism of 'Cartesian Stove Dwellers' - Frank Callister 

Jesus' Philosophy of Logic - Arthur Gibson 

Heraclitus Now - H. D. Jennings White

Materialism and Formation Body - Spirits, Spirit - Bodies - Rev Dr. H. Cooper 

Thales - H. D. Jennings White 

The Place of Thoughts in an Age of Feeling - Alan Holloway

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1973 Volume 23 (2 issues)

Sprong. Anaximander and the Problem of Creation - H. D. Jennings White

Knowledge and Belief - E. P. Davies 

Kant and Causality - Was it Revolutionary Thinking - Brian D. Grove 

Commitments to Essentialism - Keith Dowling 

Review: Invitation to Philosophical Thinking - Alan Holloway. 

Anaximenes Proclaims the Unity of All - H. D. Jennings White 

The concept of Education - Peter B. Pritchard 

On the Meaning of 'Necessary ' - Keith Dowling 

Book Notice: C. A. Mace: Selected Papers - Rupert Judge. 

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1974 Volume 24 (2 issues)

Pythagoras Reveals the Structure of the Universe (part I) - H. D. Jennings White 

Justice and the ' Republic ' - E. P. Davies 

Identity statements - Keith Dowling 

Book Notice: Leslie Paul - A Church by Daylight - Rupert Judge. 

Plato's Rejection of the Sophists - John W. Sherry

The Being of Having - G. A. Colbran 

Theology and Logic of Religious Language - Editor

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1975 Volume 25 (2 issues)

Spirit, Soul and Matter - a note on the Leibnizian categories - John Sherry 

John of Salisbury - J. J. N. Mcgurk 

Can we Bank on God? - Gerald Ferroussat. 

Portico. Xenophanes (part I) - H. D. Jennings White 

Marx: The critique of idealism (part I) - John Sherry

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1976 Volume 26 (1 issue)

Crooked Lines and Bad Men - John Sword 

Review: The Vitality of Death - Norman Morris

New Academic Regulations. 

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1977 Volume 27 (1 issue)

Personalia, Parmenides - H. D. Jennings White

Ryle on the Category Mistake - Frank Callister 

Review: A Dictionary of Philosophy - Keith Dowling

(Jennings White Special issue)

Obituary Dr. H. D. Jennings White - Professor J. MacMurray 

* * *

1978 Volume 28 (2 issues)

The life of Harold Jennings White - Marjorie Jennings White 

The philosophy of Harold Jennings White - Editor 

Works of H. D Jennings White 

The Powers and Problems of Philosophy - John Wilson 

Basic Aristotelian Metaphysics - Charles Turek 

Problems Relative to Brain - Mind Identity - Bernard E. Beater 

Some useful introductory books reviewed - Norman Morris. 

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1979 Volume 29 (1 issue)

A review of the Role of The Philosopher - E. P. Davies 

Obituary: Sir George Catlin - Rupert Judge

Ryle on Knowing How and Knowing That - Frank Callister 

Aspects of Mental States and Brain Processes - B. E Beater 

The Tao of Self - John Sherry

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1980 Volume 30 (1 issue)

Questioning the Unquestioned - The Editor 

Action and Identity in the Lao Tsu - John Sherry 

Can we Avoid the Conclusion that God Exists - J. C. O'Neil

The Jennings White Memorial Essay Competition 

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1981 Volume 31 (1 issue)

Jennings White Memorial Essay Competition 

E. P. Davies Empirical Premises and the Identity Theory - B. R. E. Beater 

Action and identity in the Lao Tsu (Part II)

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1982 Volume 32 (1 issue)

issues) Arising in a Materialist Society - B. E. Beater

Taoist Ethics - John Sherry 

Utilitarianism and 'Consumer Morality' - Geoffrey Brown

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1983 Volume 33 (1 issue)

Just War Theory - Stephen R. L. Clark 

Can Specialisation Damage your Health? Mary Midgley 

The Preoccupation with 'Society' - John Wilson and Barbara Cowell 

The Lion's Share - Michael Bavidge and Ian Ground 

Democracy and Freedom of Expression - Peter Jones. 

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1984 Volume 34 (1 issue)

Ethics for Lovers - Peter Simpson 

Causality, Quantum Theory and Free Will - Edgar Wilson Bacon

Descartes and the Obstacles to Knowledge - Rolf Gruner Lehrer

Gettier and the Sheep - Alison Assiter. 

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1985 Volume 35 (1 issue)

Philosophy in Education - Maurice Roche 

Is Forgiveness Possible? - John Wilson 

Equality and Variable Need - John Barker. 

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1986 Volume 36 (1 issue)

The Cambridge Platonists - L. G. Pine 

Approaching Philosophy: What Philosophy is Not - J. L. H. Thomas

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1987 Volume 37 (2 issues)

Rights, Rules and Utilitarianism - William Shaw 

Approaching Philosophy: A Sign to the Wise is Enough - J. L. H. Thomas

Obituary Rupert Judge 1916-1986. 

Sociobiology and the Paradox of Egoism - Mary Midgley 

Gettier Revisited - Paul Trudinger 

In Search of Mellisus - Jon Rogers. 

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1988 Volume 38 (1 issue)

The Use and Uselessness of Science - Mary Midgley 

Charm: A Platonic Dialogue - Michael Bavidge

* * *

1989 Volume 39 (2 issues)

Happiness and morality - Keith Seddon 

Rorty and the Rejection of 'Foundations of Knowledge' - Paul Trudinger. 

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1990 Volume 40 (1 issue)

Brain death: some of the questions - Stephen Murray. 

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1991 Volume 41 (2 issues)

Knowledge without a knowing subject - Paul Trudinger.

(Rupert Judge Memorial issue)

Editorial: A light under a bushel 

Why it all matters - Mary Midgley 

Blame and Free Will - John Wilson 

Problem page. 

* * *

1992 Volume 42 (1 issue)

Interview with Richard Taylor 

Ancient wisdom and Modern Folly - Richard Taylor 

Nothing Personal: Ethics without People - J. D. D. Hutto 

Thoughtfully - David Napthine

* * *

1993 Volume 43 (1 issue), Anniversary Special

Editorial: Now we are 80! 

The Meaning of Life - Richard Taylor 

Ethical Dilemmas in Preventive Sentencing - Daniel C. Bryan 

What is it like to be Nagel? Gregory Mulhauser 

A note on the 'Orthodox' View of Personhood - Gavin J. Fairburn. 

Gazza's brain - Michael Bavidge 

Does the Study of Consciousness involve Conceptual as well as Empirical Enquiry? - M. J. Phythian 

Can Persons Change Bodies? - Jocelyn Almond 

How we Should Live - Henry Benedict Tam 

Reply to Richard Taylor - John Wilson. 

* * *

1994 Volume 44 (2 issues)

Plato and Aristotle on Governance by Self and Others - M. J. Phythian 

What is an Open Society? - M. J. Phythian 

Existence and the World of Freedom - F. N. Sutherland 

John Harris on 'Wrongful Life' - David Yates

* * *

1995 Volume 45 (1 issue) in this series

On Producing Embryos for Research - Hugh V. McLachlan

How should we Enquire about Nature? - C. W Chan 

What does Churchland see that I don't? - David Yates 

Reed on the Rocks - David Yates 

Where is the Context in Television News? - John Sword 

Defining Reality - Geoffrey V. Klempner 

Science as the Pursuit of Truth - M. J. Phythian

*** Third Series (dated from 1913)***

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Volume LXXXIII No. 2, Autumn 1995 (1 issue) in this series

Rescuing Socialism from Humpty Dumpty - David Alton

Where Beauty Lies - Fakes and Forgeries - Jennifer Jenkins

No Two Sets the Same? Applying philosophy to the theory of fingerprints - Hugh McLachlan

The Butterfly Dream: A Revisit - C. W. Chan

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Volume LXXXIV, 1996 (2 issues)

How "Chinese" Was Kant ? - Steve Palmquist

Artistic Rebellion And the Modern Dynamic - Kristeva Zoe

The Aesthetic, Authenticity and the Artistically Valuable: Reply to Jennifer Jenkins - Martin Gough

Simon and the Myth of the Great Predictor - Steve Davis

Are Logical Statements Meaningless? - Dr Emerald Gibb with Martin Cohen

An Appreciation: Dr Paul Faunch, Donald Thomson

Philosophy for All - Robert Hill

The Value of Philosophy - Martin Gough

Good or Evil - C. W. Chan

Virtus Dormitiva, ha, ha, ha! - Stephen Mumford

Review: 'G. K. Chesterton: Philosopher Without Portfolio'

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Volume LXXXV, 1997 (2 issues)

(Special 'Consciousness Raising' issue)

The Role of Consciousness in Indian Theatre Aesthetics - Daniel Meyer - DinkgrÉfe

On the Self - Destructive Nature of Consciousness - Yiwei Zheng

Heidegger's early Philosophy between World - View and Science - Ingo Farin

Review article: African Philosophy in Search of Identity - Martin Cohen

Philosophy from a Distance - Geoffrey Klempner

Bertrand Russell On Pornography -

Frank Lynch, Hugh McLachlan and Christopher Nottingham

Philosophy and Education in Social Science: A Critique - Hayo Krombach

Can A Scientist Be A Materialist? - Eddy Zemach

Are the Topics of Being and Consciousness Suitable for Inquiry? - Chris

Socratic dialogue

Review: Naive Metaphysics, by Geoffrey Klempner

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Volume LXXXVI, 1998 (2 issues)

Are We Not Telepathic? - Michael Bavidge

Sorting Out the Zeitgeist - Mary Midgeley

Review: To Love the Good, by Iris Mudoch

Silicon Buddhism: The Buddha in the Machine? - David Webster

Is there Room for a New Elite? - Chris Ormell

Philosophy and Traditions of Enquiry in the Great History Debate - Robert Guyver

On Humanism and French Humanism - Tom Rockmore

Review article: Liberalism as Intellectual Leadership - Ashley Frank

Reviews: Humanism: What's In the Word? and Exploring Ethics

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Volume LXXXVII, 1999 (2 issues)

('Speculative' issue)

Mind, Matter and Reality - Georges DupÚnois

Critique of DupÚnois' Private Worlds - Steve Davis

The Citizen of Life: Philosophy and the 'Spectrum Theory' - John Whitten

Review article: The Lost Umbrella - Roger Caldwell

On Being Honest, and the Role of Self-discovery - Darren Beggs 

The Dissatisfied Generation - Ludwig Lowenstein 

The Fallacy of the Single, Real Essence - James Danaher 

Roderick Chisholm and the Criterion Problem - Zenon Stavrinides

Review: 101 Philosophy Problems, by Martin Cohen

Philosophy Down Under - Justin Woods 

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Editors of the Philosopher
(early years 1923-1948)
Ada Sheridan
W.H.S. Dumphreys
Thomas Greenwood

(Second series, marked by an emphasis on Philosophy and Religion, 1949-1972)
C.S. Flick
Victor Rienaecker
A.J. Sinclair-Burton

(Third series, marked by a return to 'general philosophy' 1973-1988)
George Colbran
Alan Holloway
Geoffrey Brown

(Fourth series, marked by a return to 'academic philosophy', 1989 onwards)
Keith Dowling
Michael Bavidge
Martin Cohen


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