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

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

Modern Philosophy (Philosophic Classics, Volume III - 3rd Edition)Modern Philosophy (Philosophic Classics, Volume III - 3rd Edition)
Forrest Baird
This anthology of readings in Modern Western philosophy (16th through to 18th centuries) includes the key writings of the British Empiricists and Continental Rationalists, along with the work of Kant. Striking a balance between major and minor figures, it features the best available translations of books--complete works or complete selections of ...
Number of pages: 646 | Publication Date: 1999-07-19 | ISBN-13: 9780130213167

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

Meditations, Objections, and Replies (Hackett Classics)Meditations, Objections, and Replies (Hackett Classics)
René Descartes
This edition features reliable, accessible translations; useful editorial materials; and a straightforward presentation of the Objections and Replies, including the objections from Caterus, Arnauld, and Hobbes, accompanied by Descartes' replies, in their entirety. The letter serving as a reply to Gassendi--in which several of Descartes' associates ...
Number of pages: 184 | Publication Date: 2006-03-30 | ISBN-13: 9780872207981

Modern PhilosophyModern Philosophy
Roger Scruton
Philosopher Roger Scruton offers a wide-ranging perspective on philosophy, from logic to aesthetics, written in a lively and engaging way that is sure to stimulate debate. Rather than producing a survey of an academic discipline, Scruton reclaims philosophy for worldly concerns. ...
Number of pages: 624 | Publication Date: 1995-09-01 | ISBN-13: 9780713991406

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

Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays (Hackett Classics)Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays (Hackett Classics)
Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von Leibniz
Discourse on Metaphysics and Other Essays contains complete translations of the two essays that constitute the best introductions to Leibniz’s complex thought: Discourse on Metaphysics of 1686 and Monadology of 1714. These are supplemented with two essays of special interest to the student of modern philosophy, On the Ultimate Origination of Thin ...
Number of pages: 96 | Publication Date: 1991-11-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872201323

Descartes and the First CartesiansDescartes and the First Cartesians
Roger Ariew
Descartes and the First Cartesians adopts the perspective that we should not approach Rene Descartes as a solitary thinker, but as a philosopher who constructs a dialogue with his contemporaries, so as to engage them and elements of his society into his philosophical enterprise. Roger Ariew argues that an important aspect of this engagement concern ...
Number of pages: 256 | Publication Date: 2015-01-06 | ISBN-13: 9780199563517

Descartes and His ContemporariesDescartes and His Contemporaries
by Roger Ariew, Marjorie Glicksman Grene
Before publishing his landmark Meditations in 1641, Rene Descartes sent his manuscript to many leading thinkers to solicit their objections to his arguments. He included these objections, along with his own detailed replies, as part of the first edition. This unusual strategy gave Descartes a chance to address criticisms in advance and to demonstra ...
Number of pages: 270 | Publication Date: 1995-10-15 | ISBN-13: 9780226026305

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