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A demonstration of the being and attributes of God and other writings

Author: Samuel Clarke; Ezio Vailati
Publisher: Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998.
Series: Cambridge texts in the history of philosophy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Samuel Clarke was one of the most influential Newtonian philosophers of his generation. This work, which constituted the 1704 Boyle Lectures, generated much controversy at that time.

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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Ouvrages avant 1800
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samuel Clarke; Ezio Vailati
ISBN: 0521590086 9780521590082 0521599954 9780521599955
OCLC Number: 37141121
Description: xxxvii, 168 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: A Demonstration of the being and attributes of God --
Other writings: Several letters to the Reverend Dr. Clarke --
The answer to a sixth letter --
The answer to a seventh letter --
Letters to Dr. Clarke concerning liberty and necessity --
From Remarks Upon a Book --
From Clarke's sermons on several subjects --
From a discourse concerning the unchangeable obligations of natural religion --
From from defences of a letter to Mr. Dodwell --
From a collection of papers which passed between the late learned Mr. Leibniz and Dr. Clarke --
Series Title: Cambridge texts in the history of philosophy.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Samuel Clarke ; edited by Ezio Vailati.
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This volume presents Clarke's controversial and influential work together with some important supplementary texts, and with a historical introduction which examines Clarke's views and relates them to  Read more...


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"This should help to revive interest in Clarke's philosophy and improve our understanding of both its intellectual merits and its considerable historical significance." Ethics

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