The Cambridge Companion to Malebranche

Cambridge University Press (2000)

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Steven Nadler
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Abstract
The French philosopher and theologian Nicolas Malebranche was one of the most important thinkers of the early modern period. A bold and unorthodox thinker, he tried to synthesize the new philosophy of Descartes with religious Platonism. This is the first collection of essays to address Malebranche's thought comprehensively and systematically. There are chapters devoted to Malebranche's metaphysics, his doctrine of the soul, his epistemology, the celebrated debate with Arnauld, his philosophical method, his occasionalism and theory of causality, his philosophical theology, his account of freedom, his moral philosophy, and his intellectual legacy.
Keywords Malebranche, Nicolas   Philosophy, French
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Reprint years 2006, 2012
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Call number B1897.C36 2000
ISBN(s) 0521622123   0521622123   9780511222535   9781139000628   052162729X   9780521622127
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Grounding and Necessity.Stephan Leuenberger - 2014 - Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy 57 (2):151-174.
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On Hume's Appropriation of Malebranche: Causation and Self.Peter J. E. Kail - 2008 - European Journal of Philosophy 16 (1):55-80.
Occasionalism.Sukjae Lee - 2009 - Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy.
Malebranche and the Riddle of Sensation.Walter Ott - 2014 - Philosophy and Phenomenological Research 88 (3):689-712.

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