Ferrier, James


Ferrier, James
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  • Ferrier, James Frederick — ▪ Scottish philosopher born June 16, 1808, Edinburgh, Scot. died June 11, 1864, St. Andrews       Scottish metaphysician distinguished for his theory of agnoiology, or theory of ignorance.       Educated at Edinburgh and Oxford, Ferrier qualified …   Universalium

  • FERRIER, JAMES FREDERICK —    a metaphysician of singular ability and originality, born at Edinburgh; after graduating at Oxford was called to the Scotch bar in 1832; but under the influence of Sir W. Hamilton, metaphysics became his dominant interest, and he found an… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Ferrier, James Frederick — (1808 1864)    Metaphysician, b. in Edin., and ed. there and at Oxf., he was called to the Scottish Bar in 1832, but devoted himself to literature and philosophy. In 1842 he was appointed Prof. of History in Edin., and in 1845 translated to the… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • James Frederick Ferrier — Philosophe Occidental Époque Contemporaine Naissance 16 juin 1808 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • James Ferrier — James Ferrier, en 1866, par William Notman James Ferrier (né le 22 octobre 1800 à Fife une région côtière située à l est de l Écosse décédé le 30 mai 1888 à Montréal) a été le 4e maire de Montréal, œuvrant de 1844 à 1846 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • James Frederick Ferrier — (June 16, 1808 – June 11, 1864), Scottish metaphysical writer, was born in Edinburgh, the son of John Ferrier, writer to the signet. His mother was a sister of John Wilson (Christopher North).Ferrier s works are remarkable for an unusual charm… …   Wikipedia

  • James Ferrier — may refer to:*James Frederick Ferrier, Scottish metaphysical writer *James Ferrier (Canadian senator), mayor of Montreal from 1845 ndash;1846 *Jim Ferrier, Australian golfer …   Wikipedia

  • James Crichton-Browne — (29 November 1840 ndash; 31 January 1938) was a British physician; he earned his medical degree at the Royal College in Edinburgh, and spent most of his career at the West Riding Asylum at Wakefield. It was here that neurologist David Ferrier… …   Wikipedia

  • James John Guerin — James John Edmund Guerin James John Edmund Guerin John James Edmund Guerin (né le 4 juillet 1856 à Montréal (Québec) décédé le 10 novembre 1932 à Montréal) a été maire de Montréal de …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ferrier — Not to be confused with farrier, a profession that specializes in hoof care (notably horseshoes). Ferrier can apply to:People: * Arnaud du Ferrièr (c.1508 1585), French lawyer and diplomat * Chess Ferrier (born 1957), Rolls Royce enthusiast *… …   Wikipedia