The battle of the gods and giants : the legacies of Descartes and Gassendi, 1655-1715 (Book, 1993) [WorldCat.org]
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The battle of the gods and giants : the legacies of Descartes and Gassendi, 1655-1715

Author: Thomas Michael Lennon
Publisher: Princeton (N.J.) : Princeton University Press, ©1993.
Series: Studies in intellectual history and the history of philosophy
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This monograph suggests that the most important philosophical debate of the latter half of the 17th century was the contest between the supporters of Descartes and Gassendi to decide which scientific  Read more...

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Genre/Form: études diverses
Named Person: John Locke; Pierre Gassendi; René Descartes; John Locke; Pierre Gassendi; René Descartes; Pierre - influence exercée Gassendi; John Locke; René - influence exercée Descartes; Nicolas Malebranche
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Michael Lennon
ISBN: 0691074003 9780691074009
OCLC Number: 464140432
Description: XI-420 p. ; 25 cm
Series Title: Studies in intellectual history and the history of philosophy
Responsibility: Thomas M. Lennon.
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"Lennon is arguing for a major reinterpretation of early modern philosophy.... The book is clearly written and well-argued." * Review of Metaphysics *

 
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