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    Leibniz on Natural History and National History.Justin Eh Smith - 2012 - History of Science 50 (4):377.
  2. Sarah Hutton, Anne Conway: A Woman Philosopher Reviewed By.Justin Eh Smith - 2006 - Philosophy in Review 26 (1):41-44.
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    ‘A Series of Generations’: Leibniz on Race.Justin Eh Smith - 2013 - Annals of Science 70 (3):1-17.
    In some very interesting recent work, Peter Fenves has sought to trace G. W. Leibniz's views on human diversity back to the philosopher's core philosophical concerns, in particular to his metaphysical picture of the world as consisting in causally unconnected substances, monads, that are ‘windowless’, ‘worlds apart’. In this article I argue by contrast that Leibniz's anthropological views develop quite independently of his core metaphysics, and are rooted instead in his significant work as a historian and genealogist. In this connection, (...)
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  4. Franklin Perkins, Leibniz and China: A Commerce of Light Reviewed By.Justin Eh Smith - 2005 - Philosophy in Review 25 (6):424-427.
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    In Kind: Species of Exchange in Early Modern Science.Justin Eh Smith & James Delbourgo - 2013 - Annals of Science 70 (3):299-304.
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    Theories of Generation and Form.Justin Eh Smith - 2013 - In Peter R. Anstey (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of British Philosophy in the Seventeenth Century. Oxford University Press.
    This chapter examines the convention concerning the theories of generation and form in the field of natural philosophy in Great Britain during the seventeenth century. It explains that natural philosophers treated the questions of biological generation interchangeably with those coming from chemistry, mineralogy, and meteorology, and considers Antoine Goudin's argument that there are both efficient and final causes at work in the earth's production of rocks that resemble animals or parts of animals. The chapter also suggests that the ‘chymists’ were (...)
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