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Nelson, Alan - A Companion to Rationalism, ebook

A Companion to Rationalism

Nelson, Alan


This book is a wide-ranging examination of rationalist thought in philosophy from ancient times to the present day. Written by a superbly qualified cast of philosophers Critically analyses the concept of rationalism Focuses principally on the golden…

Janiak, Andrew - Newton, ebook


Janiak, Andrew


Offers a comprehensive and highly accessible introduction to the life and ideas of Isaac Newton, emphasizing his influential contributions to the field of philosophy Covers the principal philosophical topics that captivated Newton’s mind, from our knowledge of nature to the nature of the

Rossi, Paolo - Modernin tieteen synty Euroopassa, ebook

Modernin tieteen synty Euroopassa

Rossi, Paolo


Italialaisen Paolo Rossin teos modernin tieteen synnystä johdattaa lukijan yleistajuisesti tieteen historiaan ja sen herättämiin tieteenfilosofisiin kysymyksiin. Rossi tutkii eri tieteenalojen koulukuntien välisiä yhteenottoja ja niiden taustalla…

Blumenau, Ralph - Philosophy and Living, ebook

Philosophy and Living

Blumenau, Ralph

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Philosophy can be very abstract and apparently remote from our everyday concerns. In this book Ralph Blumenau brings out for the non-specialist the bearing that thinkers of the past have on the way we live now, on the attitude we have towards our lives,…

Zannier, Umberto - Colloquium De Giorgi 2009, ebook

Colloquium De Giorgi 2009

Zannier, Umberto


Table of contents
1. Isomorphisms of the Figà-Talamanca-Herz algebras A p (G) for connected Lie groups G
Michael G. Cowling
2. Classical analysis and nilpotent Lie groups
Joseph A. Wolf
3. Leibniz’ conjecture, periods & motives
Gisbert Wüstholz

Futch, Michael J. - Leibniz's Metaphysics of Time and Space, ebook

Leibniz's Metaphysics of Time and Space

Futch, Michael J.


Table of contents
1. A Brief History of the Philosophy of Space and Time
2. Leibniz's Reductionism
3. The Unity of Time and Space
4. The Bounds of Space and Time
5. Causal and Temporal Asymmetry
6. Leibniz on Past, Present, and Future
7. Space, Time, and Harmony
8. Space, Time, and God


Poma, Andrea - The Impossibility and Necessity of Theodicy, ebook

The Impossibility and Necessity of Theodicy

Poma, Andrea


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Andrea Poma
2. True Piety
Andrea Poma
3. Faith and Reason
Andrea Poma
4. Apologetic Arguments in the Theodicy
Andrea Poma
5. Predetermination and Free Will
Andrea Poma
6. Evil and the Best of All Possible Worlds
Andrea Poma
7. God

McDonnell, Niamh - Deleuze and <Emphasis Type="Italic">The Fold</Emphasis>: A Critical Reader, ebook

Deleuze and The Fold: A Critical Reader

McDonnell, Niamh


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Niamh McDonnell, Sjoerd Tuinen
2. Four Things Deleuze Learned from Leibniz
Mogens Lœrke
3. The Free and Indeterminate Accord of ‘The New Harmony’: The Significance of Benjamin’s Study of the Baroque for Deleuze
Timothy Flanagan
4. Leibniz’s Combinatorial Art