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The books of nature and Scripture : recent essays on natural philosophy, theology, and Biblical criticism in the Netherlands of Spinoza's time and the British Isles of Newton's time

Author: James E Force; Richard H Popkin
Publisher: Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic, ©1994.
Series: Archives internationales d'histoire des idées, 139.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dick Popkin and James Force have attended a number of recent conferences where it was apparent that much new and important research was being done in the fields of interpreting Newton's and Spinoza's contributions as Biblical scholars and of the relationship between their Biblical scholarship and other aspects of their particular philosophies. This collection represents the best current research in this area. It  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Named Person: Isaac Newton; Benedictus de Spinoza; Benedictus de Spinoza; Benedictus de Spinoza; Isaac Newton, Sir; Benedictus de Spinoza; Isaac Newton; Benedictus de Spinoza; Isaac Newton; Benedictus de Spinoza; Isaac Newton; Baruch Spinoza; Isaac Newton; Benedictus de Spinoza; Isaac Newton, Sir
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James E Force; Richard H Popkin
ISBN: 0792324676 9780792324676
OCLC Number: 28584382
Description: xviii, 223 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Richard H. Popkin --
1. Spinoza and Bible Scholarship / Richard H. Popkin --
2. Comments on R. Popkin's Paper / Amos Funkenstein --
3. Irrationality With or Without Reason: An Analysis of Chapter XV of the Tractatus Theologico-politicus / Jacqueline Lagree --
4. More, Newton, and the Language of Biblical Prophecy / Sarah Hutton --
5. "Making a Shew": Apocalyptic Hermeneutics and the Sociology of Christian Idolatry in the Work of Isaac Newton and Henry More / Rob Iliffe --
6. Newton on Kabbalah / Matt Goldish --
7. One Prophet Interprets Another: Sir Isaac Newton and Daniel / Matania Z. Kochavi --
8. "Pray Do Not Ascribe that Notion to Me": God and Newton's Gravity / John Henry --
9. Isaac Newton and Thomas Burnet: Biblical Criticism and the Crisis of Late Seventeenth-Century England / Scott Mandelbrote --
10. The God of Abraham and Isaac (Newton) / James E. Force --
11. "Moses's Principia": Hutchinsonianism and Newton's Critics / David S. Katz.
Series Title: Archives internationales d'histoire des idées, 139.
Responsibility: edited by James E. Force and Richard H. Popkin.
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