Ideas and Mechanism

Ideas and Mechanism : Essays on Early Modern Philosophy

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For more than three decades, Margaret Wilson's essays on early modern philosophy have influenced scholarly debate. Many are considered classics in the field and remain as important in 1999 as they were when they were first published. This collection not only provides access to nearly all of Wilson's most significant work, but also demonstrates the continuity of her thought over time. The 31 essays gathered here deal with some of the best known early philosophers, including Descartes, Leibniz, Locke, Spinoza, and Berkeley.
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  • Paperback | 540 pages
  • 197 x 254 x 25.4mm | 482g
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • 0691004714
  • 9780691004716

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"The essays in this collection are of a high scholarly quality and are a good representation of the development and directions of Wilson's work." * Library Journal *
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