Blaise Pascal
This eloquent and philosophically astute translation is the first complete English translation based on the Sellier edition of Pascal's manuscript, widely accepted as the manuscript that is closest to the version Pascal left behind on his death in 1662. A brief history of the text, a select bibliography of primary and secondary sources, a chronolog ...
Number of pages: 352 | Publication Date: 2005-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872207172

Philosophical Essays and Correspondence (Descartes) (Hackett Publishing Co.)Philosophical Essays and Correspondence (Descartes) (Hackett Publishing Co.)
by Rene Descartes, Roger Ariew, Rene Descartes, Roger Ariew
A superb text for teaching the philosophy of Descartes, this volume includes all his major works in their entirety, important selections from his lesser known writings, and key selections from his philosophical correspondence. The result is an anthology that enables the reader to understand the development of Descartes’s thought over his lifetime ...
Number of pages: 320 | Publication Date: 2000-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872205024

Medieval CosmologyMedieval Cosmology
Pierre Duhem
These selections from Le système du monde, the classic ten-volume history of the physical sciences written by the great French physicist Pierre Duhem (1861-1916), focus on cosmology, Duhem's greatest interest. By reconsidering the work of such Arab and Christian scholars as Averroes, Avicenna, Gregory of Rimini, Albert of Saxony, Nicole Oresme, Du ...
Number of pages: 601 | Publication Date: 1987-08-15 | ISBN-13: 9780226169231

By Roger Ariew - Modern PhilosophyBy Roger Ariew - Modern Philosophy
Eric Watkins (Editor) Roger Ariew

Number of pages: --- | Publication Date: 2010-10-25 | ISBN-13: 8580001000428

Modern PhilosophyModern Philosophy
The leading anthology of writings of the modern period, Modern Philosophy provides the key works of seven major philosophers, along with a rich selection of associated texts by other leading thinkers of the period, chosen to deepen the reader's understanding of modern philosophy and its relationship to the natural sciences. Building on the strength ...
Number of pages: 848 | Publication Date: 2009-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9780872209787

Leibniz and ClarkeLeibniz and Clarke
by G. W. Leibniz, Samuel Clarke
For this new edition, Roger Ariew has adapted Samuel Clarke's edition of 1717, modernizing it to reflect contemporary English usage. Ariew's introduction places the correspondence in historical context and discusses the vibrant philosophical climate of the times. Appendices provide those selections from the works of Newton that Clarke frequently re ...
Number of pages: 110 | Publication Date: 2000-03-01 | ISBN-13: 9780872205246

G. W. Leibniz
Although Leibniz's writing forms an enormous corpus, no single work stands as a canonical expression of his whole philosophy. In addition, the wide range of Leibniz's work--letters, published papers, and fragments on a variety of philosophical, religious, mathematical, and scientific questions over a fifty-year period--heightens the challenge of pr ...
Number of pages: 386 | Publication Date: 1989-03-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872200623

Apology for Raymond Sebond (Hackett Classics)Apology for Raymond Sebond (Hackett Classics)
Michel De Montaigne
Under the pretense of defending an obscure treatise by a Catalan theologian, Sebond, Montaigne attacks the philosophers who attempt rational explanations of the universe and argues for a skeptical Christianity based squarely on faith rather than reason. The result is the Apology for Raymond Sebond, a classic of Counter-Reformation thought and a mas ...
Number of pages: 164 | Publication Date: 2003-09 | ISBN-13: 9780872206793

Readings In Modern Philosophy, Volume 2Readings In Modern Philosophy, Volume 2
This anthology offers the key works of Locke, Berkeley, and Hume in their entirety or in substantial selections, along with a rich selection of associated texts by other leading thinkers of the period. ...
Number of pages: 464 | Publication Date: 2000-09-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872205321

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