Grotius to Gassendi / edited with introductions by Vere Chappell.

Format
Book
Language
  • English
  • French
Published/​Created
New York : Garland Pub., 1992.
Description
xi, 302 pages ; 24 cm.

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Notes
Two contributions in French.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
  • Seventeenth-century philosophy in general. Scepticism, theology and the scientific revolution in the seventeenth century / Richard H. Popkin
  • Occultism and philosophy in the seventeenth century / G. MacDonald Ross
  • Grotius. Grotius, Carneades and Hobbes ; The 'modern' theory of natural law / Richard Tuck
  • Mersenne. Marin Mersenne (1588-1648) and the seventeenth-century problem of scientific acceptability / Alstair C. Crombie
  • Marin Mersenne and the probabilistic roots of 'mitigated scepticism' / Peter Dear
  • Certain and less certain knowledge / Susan James
  • Father Mersenne's war against Pyrrhonism / Richard H. Popkin
  • Le P. Mersenne et les relations intellectuelles dans l'Europe du XVIIe si©·cle / Bernard Rochot
  • Gassendi. Descartes et Gassendi / Olivier Bloch
  • Gassendi and Locke on ideas / Howard Jones
  • The conflict of mechanisms and its empiricist outcome / Lynn Sumida Joy
  • Baptizing Epicurean atomism : Pierre Gassendi on the immortality of the soul / Margaret J. Osler
  • The ethical and political philosophy of Pierre Gassendi / L.T. Sarasohn
  • Gassendi and skepticism / Ralph Walker.
ISBN
  • 0815305761
  • 9780815305767
  • 0815305753
  • 9780815305750
LCCN
91039383
OCLC
24846343
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