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Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy Volume VI

Daniel Garber and Donald Rutherford (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199659593
eISBN:
9780191745218
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199659593.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy is an annual series, presenting a selection of the best current work in the history of early modern philosophy. It focuses on the seventeenth and eighteenth ... More


Introduction

Benjamin Hill

in The Philosophy of Francisco Suárez

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199583645
eISBN:
9780191738456
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583645.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This introduction argues for the importance of Suárez’s philosophy for historians of medieval philosophy as well as historians of early modern philosophy. It also provides synopses of each of the ... More


Spinoza's Heresy: Immortality and the Jewish Mind

Steven Nadler

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199247073
eISBN:
9780191598074
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199247072.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This is a study of the reasons behind Spinoza's excommunication from the Portuguese–Jewish community of Amsterdam in 1656. The central question in the book is how and why did the issue of the ... More


Emotion and Cognitive Life in Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy

Martin Pickavé and Lisa Shapiro (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199579914
eISBN:
9780191745959
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579914.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

This volume has three aims. First, historians of philosophy have typically focused on the discussions of the moral relevance of emotions, and with the exception of scholars of ancient philosophy, ... More


Descartes and Leibniz as Readers of Suárez: Theory of Distinctions and Principle of Individuation

Roger Ariew

in The Philosophy of Francisco Suárez

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199583645
eISBN:
9780191738456
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199583645.003.0003
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion

This essay explores the reception and used of Suárez’s philosophy by two canonical early modern philosophers, René Descartes and Gottfried Leibniz. It is argued that Descartes’ theory of distinctions ... More


Introduction

Martin Pickavé and Lisa Shapiro

in Emotion and Cognitive Life in Medieval and Early Modern Philosophy

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199579914
eISBN:
9780191745959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199579914.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Philosophy of Mind

In this introduction, the editors of the volume provide an overview of the volume, drawing out the major themes unifying the thirteen essays of the volume: the place of emotions within the human ... More


Health in the Early Modern Philosophical Tradition

Gideon Manning

in Health: A History

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780199916429
eISBN:
9780190921293
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199916429.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter examines the connections between medicine and philosophy in the seventeenth century with a particular focus on Anne Conway, Rene Descartes, and thinkers influenced by Descartes such as ... More


Prologue: Literature and Agency in Late Medieval and Early Modern Europe

Warren Boutcher

in The School of Montaigne in Early Modern Europe: Volume One: The Patron Author

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198123743
eISBN:
9780191829437
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198123743.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature, European Literature

The first chapter of volume one is a prologue to the whole two-volume study, and provides introductions to concepts of reading and writing and self-knowledge, using examples such as Lady Anne ... More


Introduction

Julie E. Cooper

in Secular Powers: Humility in Modern Political Thought

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226081298
eISBN:
9780226081328
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226081328.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter introduces the themes and argument of the book as a whole. Tracing the emergence and development of a secular, non-Augustinian critique of pride in early modern philosophy, this book ... More


Philosophy and Its History: Aims and Methods in the Study of Early Modern Philosophy

Mogens Laerke, Justin E. H. Smith, and Eric Schliesser (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199857142
eISBN:
9780199345427
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199857142.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Almost all philosophers agree that one cannot be properly trained in current philosophy without knowing something of the historical development of the discipline. Beyond acknowledging this ... More


Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, Volume VIII

Daniel Garber and Donald Rutherford (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198829294
eISBN:
9780191867880
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198829294.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy is an annual series, presenting a selection of the best current work in the history of early modern philosophy. It focuses on the seventeenth and eighteenth ... More


Christian Wolff and Experimental Philosophy

Alberto Vanzo

in Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, Volume VII

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198748717
eISBN:
9780191814112
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198748717.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This chapter argues for three claims concerning the relation between Christian Wolff’s philosophy and the methodological views of early modern experimental philosophers. First, Wolff’s system relies ... More


Conclusions and Epilogue

Risto Saarinen

in Weakness of Will in Renaissance and Reformation Thought

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199606818
eISBN:
9780191729614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199606818.003.0006
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Moral Philosophy

The authors treated in the study are now discussed together in terms of the systematic inventory created at the end of the first chapter. While the Platonic, Aristotelian, and Stoic-Augustinian ... More


Prologue

Frederic R. Kellogg

in Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr. and Legal Logic

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780226523903
eISBN:
9780226524061
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226524061.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter follows Holmes's readings and discussions after returning to Boston in 1864 from the Union Army. Francis Bacon’s empiricism had guided English scientific progress before the American ... More


Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy, Volume VII

Daniel Garber and Donald Rutherford (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198748717
eISBN:
9780191814112
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198748717.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Oxford Studies in Early Modern Philosophy is an annual series, presenting a selection of the best current work in the history of early modern philosophy. It focuses on the seventeenth and eighteenth ... More


Descartes's Fictions: Reading Philosophy with Poetics

Emma Gilby

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198831891
eISBN:
9780191869723
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831891.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, European Literature, 16th-century and Renaissance Literature

Descartes’s Fictions traces common movements in early modern philosophy and literary method. This volume reassesses the significance of Descartes’s writing by bringing his philosophical output into ... More


The Modern Era

Risto Saarinen

in Recognition and Religion: A Historical and Systematic Study

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
November 2016
ISBN:
9780198791966
eISBN:
9780191834189
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198791966.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Philosophy of Religion, Theology

The French reconnaître was already employed by Calvin to depict normative approval. The English ‘acknowledge’, as used by Hobbes and Locke, is a translation of Latin agnosco. While the German ... More


The Lost Age of Reason: Philosophy in Early Modern India 1450-1700

Jonardon Ganeri

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199218745
eISBN:
9780191809774
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199218745.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book deals with a fascinating and rich episode in the history of philosophy, one from which those who are interested in the nature of modernity and its global origins have a great deal to learn. ... More


Locke and Cartesian Philosophy

Philippe Hamou and Martine Pécharman (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198815037
eISBN:
9780191852855
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815037.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy

This book is a collection of twelve critical essays, by leading French and Anglo-American scholars on Locke’s relation to Descartes and to Cartesian Philosophers, such as Malebranche, Clauberg, ... More


Metaphysical Themes 1274–1671

Robert Pasnau

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199567911
eISBN:
9780191725449
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199567911.001.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, History of Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

The present study seeks to learn something about the metaphysics of substance in light of four rich but for the most part neglected centuries of philosophy, running from the thirteenth through the ... More


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