The Cambridge History of Renaissance Philosophy
David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Cambridge University Press (1988)
The Cambridge History of Renaissance Philosophy offers a balanced and comprehensive account of philosophical thought from the middle of the fourteenth century to the emergence of modern philosophy at the turn of the seventeenth century. The Renaissance has attracted intense scholarly attention for over a century, but in the beginning the philosophy of the period was relatively neglected and this is the first volume in English to synthesize for a wider readership the substantial and sophisticated research now available. The volume is organized by branch of philosophy rather than by individual philosopher or by school. The intention has been to present the internal development of different aspects of the subject in their own terms and within their historical context. This structure also emphasizes naturally the broader connotations of "philosophy" in that intellectual world.
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Buy the book||$65.95 used (76% off) $205.46 new (24% off) $244.52 direct from Amazon (10% off) Amazon page|
|Call number||B775.C25 1988|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
Charles B. Schmitt, Quentin Skinner & Eckhard Kessler (eds.), The Cambridge History of Renaissance Philosophy.
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
Hava Tirosh-Samuelson (1997). Theology of Nature in Sixteenth-Century Italian Jewish Philosophy. Science in Context 10 (4):529.
Gary Hatfield (1989). Reason, Nature, and God in Descartes. Science in Context 3 (1).
Steven Shapin (1991). “The Mind Is Its Own Place”: Science and Solitude in Seventeenth-Century England. Science in Context 4 (1).
Similar books and articles
Agnes Heller (1981). Renaissance Man. Schocken Books.
John Jeffries Martin (2004). Myths of Renaissance Individualism. Palgrave Macmillan.
Paul Oskar Kristeller (1979). Renaissance Thought and its Sources. Columbia University Press.
Paul Oskar Kristeller (1972). Renaissance Concepts of Man, and Other Essays. New York,Harper & Row.
Paul Oskar Kristeller (1974). Medieval Aspects of Renaissance Learning. Durham, N.C.,Duke University Press.
Daniel Garber & Michael Ayers (eds.) (1998/2003). The Cambridge History of Seventeenth-Century Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
Jill Kraye (ed.) (1997). Cambridge Translations of Renaissance Philosophical Texts. Cambridge University Press.
Ernst Cassirer (1963/2000). The Individual and the Cosmos in Renaissance Philosophy. Dover Publications.
James Hankins (ed.) (2007). The Cambridge Companion to Renaissance Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.
Added to index2009-01-28
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?