Empiricist theories of space : space and experience in early modern philosophy / Laura Berchielli, editor.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Cham, Switzerland Springer [2020]
Description
ix, 218 pages ; 25 cm.

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Series
  • Studies in history and philosophy of science (Dordrecht, Netherlands) ; v.54. [More in this series]
  • Studies in history and philosophy of science ; volume 54
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Introduction: Ideas of Space and Their Relationship to Experience in Early Modern Philosophy -- Hobbes on Space as Imaginary Space -- Locke on Space and Substance -- Spacious Minds and Spatial Spirits: John Locke on Space and Thought -- Berkeley's Theological Challenge of Absolute Space in the Principles of Human Knowledge -- The Consequences of the Consequences of the Principles for the Theory of the Principles -- Berkeleian Instrumentalism: From Substance to Space -- Berkeley's Two Notions of Extension -- The Ideality of Space in Enlightenment Empiricism: The Idéologues' Contribution
ISBN
  • 9783030576196 (hardcover)
  • 3030576191 (hardcover)
OCLC
1178893433
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