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by Jan Christiaan Smuts. This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages.
Home Browse Books Book details, Toward a Better World. Smuts is of Dutch descent. He has a town in Palestine named after him (Ramat Jochanan Smuts) in recognition of friendship shown to Jews. Toward a Better World. By Jan Smuts Christiaan. He was a friend of President Wilson and helped to found the League of Nations. He is a soldier, statesman, philosopher, and scientist of world repute. He is an admirer of Walt Whitman and has evolved a philosophy called "holism. Today, at the apex of his career, South Africa occupies a worthy place in the ranks of the United Nations because.
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By good fortune, Smuts’ father knew the leader of the group, Jan Hofmeyr; Hofmeyr recommended Jan to Cecil .
By good fortune, Smuts’ father knew the leader of the group, Jan Hofmeyr; Hofmeyr recommended Jan to Cecil Rhodes, who owned the De Beers mining company When Rhodes launched the Jameson Raid, in the summer of 1895–6, Smuts was outraged. While in academia, Smuts pioneered the concept of holism, defined as "the tendency in nature to form wholes that are greater than the sum of the parts through creative evolution" in his 1926 book, Holism and Evolution.
Jan Christiaan Smuts, OM, CH, ED, KC, FRS, PC (24 May 1870 – 11 September 1950) was a prominent South African and British Commonwealth statesman, military leader and philosopher. In addition to holding various cabinet posts, he served as Prime Minister of the Union of South Africa from 1919 until 1924 and from 1939 until 1948. He served in the First World War and as a British field marshal in the Second World War. He led commandos in the Second Boer War for the Transvaal
Jan Christiaan Smuts is a figure of historical significance among those whose influences oppose polarised and .
Jan Christiaan Smuts is a figure of historical significance among those whose influences oppose polarised and polarising ideologies. One person found this helpful. The maverick genius, Jan Christian Smuts (1870-1950)invented the words 'holism' and 'holistic' in his book, Holism and Evolution, which stresses the importance of structure and function in holistic reference-frames. The first half of the book is brilliant. He discourses on how losses obtain from analysis and how gains obtain from holistic views.
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Smuts, jan christian (christiaan). Ingham, Kenneth, Jan Christian Smuts: the conscience of a South African, New York: St. Martin's Press, 1986.
Smuts, jan christian (christiaan). b. Bovenplaats near Riebeeck West, Cape Colony (now South Africa), 24 May 1870; d. Irene, near Pretoria, South Africa, 11 September 1950), lawyer, politician, general, prime minister, scientist, philosopher. Inspired by the unification of his country, Smuts wrote a book titled Holism and Evolution (1926). Here he expanded his Whitman thesis to the entire biological realm, arguing that the ontogeny of a human being should be extended to a phylogeny of the living world.
The sheer range of topics that this book covers really increases its utility. Is it a pure or licentious lifestyle that will best prepare the Christian to live out and serve in the narrative of the church? (194)
The sheer range of topics that this book covers really increases its utility. The theory is also really encouraging. For me, it really gave me the words to explain some of my positions that I have just had a loss of words over. Is it a pure or licentious lifestyle that will best prepare the Christian to live out and serve in the narrative of the church? (194). Reframing the sex questions in that light will help me as I counsel singles and marrieds in the area of sexuality.