The History of Scepticism

The History of Scepticism : From Savonarola to Bayle

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The third edition of a text from the 1960s, this work has been revised and expanded throughout with three new chapters, one on Savonarola, one on Henry More and Ralph Cudworth, and one on Pascal. This authoritative treatment of the theme of scepticism and its historical impact should appeal to scholars and students of early modern history now as much as more

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  • Hardback | 440 pages
  • 152.4 x 236.2 x 27.9mm | 725.76g
  • Oxford University Press Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Revised
  • Revised edition
  • 0195107675
  • 9780195107678

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The present volume will take its place as a masterpiece that will continue to provoke controversy and further research in the foreseeable future. Journal of the History of Philosophy Popkin taught us to look for the big picture, sweeping across the centuries. This book raises the bar again. Journal of the History of Philosophy As in the previous editions, there is much to think about in this new edition in terms of provocations for further research. Journal of the History of Philosophyshow more

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