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

PenséesPensées
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

READINGS IN MODERN PHILOSOPHY, VOL. 1READINGS IN MODERN PHILOSOPHY, VOL. 1
This anthology offers the key works of Descartes, Spinoza, and Leibniz 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: 313 | Publication Date: 2000-09-15 | ISBN-13: 9780872205345

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

LeibnizLeibniz
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

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

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

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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