The Rationalists: Descartes, Spinoza, and Leibniz

Polity Press (2006)
Descartes, Spinoza and Leibniz stand out as the great 17th century rationalist philosophers who sought to construct a philosophical system in which theological and philosophical foundations serve to explain the physical, mental and moral universe. In her new book Pauline Phemister explores their contribution to the development of modern philosophy.
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Call number B833.P44 2006
ISBN(s) 0745627439   0745625444   9780745627434
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