Early Modern Philosophy: Essential Readings with Commentary

Author:   A. P. Martinich ,  Fritz Allhoff ,  Anand Jayprakash Vaidya
Publisher:   John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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9781405135665


Pages:   340
Publication Date:   08 December 2006
Format:   Hardback
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Author:   A. P. Martinich ,  Fritz Allhoff ,  Anand Jayprakash Vaidya
Publisher:   John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Imprint:   Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Dimensions:   Width: 18.80cm , Height: 2.40cm , Length: 26.50cm
Weight:   0.798kg
ISBN:  

9781405135665


ISBN 10:   1405135662
Pages:   340
Publication Date:   08 December 2006
Audience:   Professional and scholarly ,  Professional & Vocational
Format:   Hardback
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Early Modern Philosophy focuses on the rationalist tradition in Western Philosophy from Descartes through Leibniz. Its overall structure, selections, and introductory materials testify to Martinich's skills as a teacher and as a student of the period. Especially striking is its sensitivity to the scientific, religious, and political contexts in which the works were written and read. The introductions are extremely clear and philosophically astute. Michael Morgan, Indiana University This is a very useful anthology of early modern texts that offers generous selections from the writings of the rationalists while also including works related to early modern science and political philosophy. Tad M. Schmaltz, Duke University


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A. P. Martinich is the Roy Allison Vaughan Centennial Professor of Philosophy and Professor of History and Government at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author or editor of many books, including Hobbes (2005), Philosophical Writing (3rd edn., 2005), and The Philosophy of Language (5th edn., 2007). Fritz Allhoff is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Western Michigan University. His main areas of research are ethical theory, applied ethics, and the philosophy of biology/science. His work has been published in, among other places, the American Journal of Bioethics, the Cambridge Quarterly of Healthcare Ethics, History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences, the International Journal of Applied Philosophy, and the Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal. Anand Jayprakash Vaidya is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at San Jose State University. His research is in metaphysics, epistemology, and philosophy of mind.

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