Bernard Bosanquet

July 14, 1848 - February 8, 1923

This page is under extensive construction

Bosanquet's photo here


This photograph was taken in late 1903, immediately prior to Bosanquet's taking the Chair of Moral Philosophy at the University of St Andrews.

Research materials and essays


New Editions of Bosanquet's Work

Recent books on or about Bosanquet

"Reviews and responses"

An experiment in on-line scholarship

Research on Bosanquet and British Idealism today

Conferences and symposia

Bosanquet and the Arts

    Three Lectures on Aesthetics Delivered at University College, London, 1914


Zoar - A Book of Verse by Helen and Bernard Bosanquet. Oxford: Blackwell, 1919, 59 pp. Translations by Bernard Bosanquet, original verses by Helen Bosanquet.

Influences of Bosanquet on later authors

Political Philosophy:

Arthur Ritchie Lord (1880-1941) (Rhodes University College, Grahamstown, South Africa)

Philosophy of Religion and Aesthetics:

Other idealists

Edward Caird (1835-1908)

    Entry in Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
  Collected Works of Edward Caird by Colin Tyler (with links to scholarly introductions) - at Thoemmes Press

T.H. Green (1836-1882)

    Entry in 'Thinkquest' library
   Entry at McMaster University

William Wallace (1843-1897)

[web site]

F.H. Bradley (1846-1924)

    Biographical entry by Stewart Candlish

    Carol Keene -Introductions to The Collected Works of F. H. Bradley

Volume 1 - 1865-1882: A Pluralist Approach to Philosophy
Volume 2 - A Focus on Metaphysics and Psychology
Volume 3 - 1903-1924: Refinement and Revision
Volumes 4 and 5 -  Selected Correspondence
    W.J. Mander: Introduction to The Collected Works of F. H. Bradley - Volume 6

    Books by and about Bradley

David George Ritchie (1853-1903)

    Biographical entry by Peter Nicholson


R.B. [Richard Burdon] Haldane (1856-1928)

    [Web site]

R.F.A. [Reinhold Friedrich Alfred] Hoernlé (1880-1943)

    [Web site]

John (McTaggart Ellis) McTaggart (1866-1925)

    [Web site]

Other materials of interest


Bibliographical information on some other idealists

+++W[illiam]. R. Sorley, Moral Values and the Idea of God, 2nd ed. (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1921)

+++ Mary Whiton Calkins, The Persistent Problems of Philosophy: An Introduction to Metaphysics through the Study of Modern Systems, 5th ed., (New York: The Macmillan Company, 1925)

+++ Borden P[arker]. Bowne, (1856-1910) Metaphysics (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1898), Introduction to Psychological Theory 1886. Philosophy of Theism. 1887. Principles of Ethics. 1893. Kant and Spencer. 1903.

+++ Elijah Jordan Secondary sources

Hocking, William Ernest (1873–1966) (moderate personal idealist)

James Edwin Creighton (1861 1924)

St. Louis Hegelians

Josiah ROYCE (1855-1916)

George H. Howison, .

Arthur Fisher Bentley, 1870-1957

+++ John Anderson

+++ John Watson

Other figures

Sir Patrick Geddes (1854-1932)

Fabian Society


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