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The Cambridge history of seventeenth-century philosophy. Vol. 1

Author: Daniel Garber; Michael Ayers
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The contributors offer a comprehensive overview of early modern philosophy. As with other Cambridge histories, the subject is treated with great temporal flexibility, incorporating frequent reference to medieval and Renaissance ideas.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Garber; Michael Ayers
ISBN: 9780511468360 0511468369 9781139055451 1139055453 9781139055451
OCLC Number: 457145914
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 1586 pages)
Contents: Introduction / Michael Ayers and Daniel Garber --
The context of seventeenth-century philosophy --
The institutional setting / Richard Tuck --
The intellectual setting / Stephen Menn --
European philosophical responses to non-European culture: China / D.E. Mungello --
Logic, language, and abstract objects --
Logic in the seventeenth century preliminary remarks and the constituents of the proposition / Gabriel Nuchelmans --
Proposition and judgement / Gabriel Nuchelmans --
Deductive reasoning / Gabriel Nuchelmans --
Method and the study of nature / Peter Dear --
Universals, essences, and abstract entities / Martha Bolton --
Individuation / Udo Thiel --
God --
The idea of God / Jean-Luc Marion --
Proofs of the existence of God / Jean-Robert Armogathe --
The Cartesian dialectic of creation / Thomas M. Lennon --
The relation between theology and philosophy / Nicholas Jolley --
The religious background of seventeenth-century philosophy / Richard Popkin --
Body and the physical world --
The scholastic background / Roger Ariew and Alan Gabbey --
The occultist tradition and its critics / Brian P. Copenhaver --
Doctrines of explanation in late scholasticism and in the mechanical philosophy / Steven Nadler --
New doctrines of body and its powers, place, and space / Daniel Garber, John Henry, Lynn S. Joy and Alan Gabbey --
Knowledge of the existence of body / Charles Mccracken --
New doctrines of motion / Alan Gabbey --
Laws of nature / J.R. Milton --
The mathematical realm of nature / Michael Mahoney --
Spirit --
Soul and mind: life and thought in the seventeenth century / Daniel Garber --
Knowledge of the soul / Charles Mccracken --
Mind-body problems / Daniel Garber and Margaret Wilson --
Personal identity / Udo Thiel --
The passions in metaphysics and the theory of action / Susan James.
Other Titles: History of seventeenth-century philosophy
Responsibility: edited by Daniel Garber, Michael Ayers with the assistance of Roger Ariew and Alan Gabbey.

Abstract:

The contributors offer a comprehensive overview of early modern philosophy. As with other Cambridge histories, the subject is treated with great temporal flexibility, incorporating frequent reference to medieval and Renaissance ideas.

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