Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy Volume VI

Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy Volume VI

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Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy is an annual series, presenting a selection of the best current work in the history of early modern philosophy. It focuses on the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries - the extraordinary period of intellectual flourishing that begins, very roughly, with Descartes and his contemporaries and ends with Kant. It also publishes papers on thinkers or movements outside of that framework, provided they are important in
illuminating early modern thought.
The articles in OSEMP will be of importance to specialists within the discipline, but the editors also intend that they should appeal to a larger audience of philosophers, intellectual historians, and others who are interested in the development of modern thought.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 390 pages
  • 147 x 222 x 28mm | 620g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0199659591
  • 9780199659593

Table of contents

1. What Someone May Have Whispered in Elisabeth's Ear ; 2. Whichcote and the Cambridge Platonists on Human Nature: An Interpretation and Defense ; 3. Spinoza's Deification of Existence ; 4. Leibniz on Spinoza's Political Philosophy ; 5. Motion in Leibniz's Middle Years: A Compatibilist Approach ; 6. Leibniz's Ontology of Relations: A Last Word? ; 7. Leibniz and Monadic Domination ; 8. Toland, Leibniz, and Active Matter ; 9. Newton's Ontology of Omnipresence and Infinite Space ; 10. Epistemological Commitment in Hume's Treatise ; 11. Review Essay: Descartes on Forms and Mechanisms, by Helen Hattab, and Descartes's Changing Mind, by Peter Machamer and J. E. McGuire ; Index of Names ; Notes to Contributors
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About Daniel Garber

Daniel Garber is Professor of Philosophy at Princeton University.

Donald Rutherford is Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, San Diego.
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