skip to content
Leibniz & Arnauld : a commentary on their correspondence Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Leibniz & Arnauld : a commentary on their correspondence

Author: R C Sleigh
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sleigh, R.C., 1932-
Leibniz & Arnauld.
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)801245597
Named Person: Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Freiherr von; Antoine Arnauld; Antoine Arnauld; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Freiherr von; Antoine Arnauld; Antoine Arnauld; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Freiherr von; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz; Antoine Arnauld, Theologe.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R C Sleigh
ISBN: 0300045654 9780300045659
OCLC Number: 20170503
Description: xv, 237 pages ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Leibniz and Arnauld
Responsibility: R.C. Sleigh, Jr.

Table of Contents:

by artama (WorldCat user on 2007-03-20)

Acknowledgments ix A Note on Translations and Citations xi Abbreviations xiii-xv 1. Introduction 1 1.1. Historical methodology 2 1.2. The texts 7 1.3. Summary of the Discourse 10 2. The Intermediary 15 3. The Great Arnauld 26 3.1. Jansenism and Louis XIV 26 3.2. Arnauld and Descartes 31 3.3. Arnauld on substantial forms, occasionalism, and truth 36 3.4. Arnauld and Malebranche 43 4. Freedom and Contingency 48 4.1. Concepts and worlds 48 4.2. The theory of meaning 53 4.3. Arnauld's argument 58 4.4. Superessentialism and superintrinsicalness 67 4.5. The content of concepts: Intrinsic denominations 72 4.6. The structure of concepts: Essence, nature, and accident 78 4.7. The possible-in-its-own-nature defense 80 4.8. Infinite analysis 83 4.9. Arnauld's concession 89 5. Substance 95 5.1. Theories of substance 96 5.2. Substance in the Discourse and the Correspondence 101 5.3. The status of the modes of extension 110 6. Substantial Forms 116 6.1. Force and extension 116 6.2. Unity 119 6.3. Identity 126 6.4. Problems of interpretation 132 7. Action 137 7.1. Intersubstantial causation 139 7.2. Arnauld's objections 146 7.3. Malebranche's occasionalism 151 7.4. Against occasionalism 161 7.5. Expression and accommodation 170 7.6. Radical world-apart 180 7.7. Divine concurrence 183 8. Concluding Remarks 186-7 Appendix A. Catalogue of the Correspondence 189 Appendix B. Suggestions Concerning Translations 191 Appendix C. The Draft for the Short Letter of 14 July 1686 193-7 Notes 199 Bibliography 219-29 Index 231-7

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/20170503> # Leibniz & Arnauld : a commentary on their correspondence
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "20170503" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Place/new_haven> ; # New Haven
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Topic/metaphysics_history_17th_century> ; # Metaphysics--History--17th century
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Topic/philosophie> ; # Philosophie
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/9849392> ; # Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Thing/metaphysics> ; # Metaphysics
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/66462846> ; # Theologe. Antoine Arnauld
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1018304> ; # Metaphysics
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/B2599> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Topic/filosofia_moderna_alemanha> ; # Filosofia moderna--Alemanha
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Topic/metaphysique_histoire_17e_siecle> ; # Métaphysique--Histoire--17e siècle
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/193/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Event/1600_1699> ; # 1600 - 1699
    schema:alternateName "Leibniz and Arnauld" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1990" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/102382145> ; # R. C. Sleigh
    schema:datePublished "1990" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836722429> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Records and correspondence"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/801245597> ;
    schema:name "Leibniz & Arnauld : a commentary on their correspondence"@en ;
    schema:productID "20170503" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/20170503#PublicationEvent/new_haven_yale_university_press_1990> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Agent/yale_university_press> ; # Yale University Press
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300045659> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://d-nb.info/931282608> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9149052> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/20170503> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Agent/yale_university_press> # Yale University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Yale University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Topic/filosofia_moderna_alemanha> # Filosofia moderna--Alemanha
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Filosofia moderna--Alemanha"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836722429#Topic/metaphysique_histoire_17e_siecle> # Métaphysique--Histoire--17e siècle
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Métaphysique--Histoire--17e siècle"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1018304> # Metaphysics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Metaphysics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/102382145> # R. C. Sleigh
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1932" ;
    schema:familyName "Sleigh" ;
    schema:givenName "R. C." ;
    schema:name "R. C. Sleigh" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66462846> # Theologe. Antoine Arnauld
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1612" ;
    schema:deathDate "1694" ;
    schema:familyName "Arnauld" ;
    schema:givenName "Antoine" ;
    schema:name "Theologe. Antoine Arnauld" ;
    schema:name "Antoine Arnauld" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/9849392> # Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1646" ;
    schema:deathDate "1716" ;
    schema:familyName "Leibniz" ;
    schema:givenName "Gottfried Wilhelm" ;
    schema:name "Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz" ;
    schema:name "Freiherr von Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780300045659>
    a pto:Acid-free_paper, schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:description "alk. paper" ;
    schema:isbn "0300045654" ;
    schema:isbn "9780300045659" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/801245597>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Leibniz & Arnauld." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/20170503> ; # Leibniz & Arnauld : a commentary on their correspondence
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.