Philosophical texts

  • 405 Pages
  • 1.45 MB
  • English
Labyrinth Press , Durham, N.C
StatementSt. Thomas Aquinas ; selected and translated with notes and an introduction by Thomas Gilby.
ContributionsGilby, Thomas, 1902-
LC ClassificationsB765.T52 E5 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 405 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3492770M
ISBN 100939464063
LC Control Number82012638

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The third volume of The Cambridge Translations of Medieval Philosophical Texts will allow access, for the first time in English, to major texts that form the debate over mind and knowledge at the center of medieval philosophy.

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A selection of philosophy texts by philosophers Philosophical texts book the early modern period, prepared with a view to making them easier to read while leaving intact the main arguments, doctrines, and lines of thought.

Texts include the writings of Hume, Descartes, Bacon, Berkeley, Newton, Locke, Mill, Edwards, Kant, Leibniz, Malebranche, Spinoza, Hobbes, and Reid. Which are important because even untenable philosophical concepts can sound good at first. On the other hand, when you read a textbook you get an abridged version of the most influential writings, and many different influential perspectives on the matter, all.

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The Renaissance, known primarily for the art and literature that it produced, was also a period in which philosophical thought flourished.

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This two-volume anthology contains forty new translations of important works on moral and political philosophy written during the Renaissance and hitherto unavailable in English.

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Offering an invaluable introduction to Leibniz's philosophy, this volume collects many of his most important texts, beginning with the Discourse on Metaphysics () and ending with the Monadology ().

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