Classical Modern Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction (Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy)

Classical Modern Philosophy: A Contemporary Introduction (Routledge Contemporary Introductions to Philosophy)

Jeffrey Tlumak


Classical smooth Philosophy introduces scholars to the key philosophers of the 17th and eighteenth centuries, and explores their most vital works. Jeffrey Tlumak takes the reader on a chronological trip from Descartes to Kant, tracing the subjects that run during the interval and their interrelations. the most texts lined are:

  • Descartes' Meditations on First Philosophy
  • Spinoza's Ethics
  • Locke's Essay pertaining to Human Understanding
  • Leibniz's Discourse on Metaphysics and Monadology
  • Berkeley's A Treatise about the ideas of Human Knowledge and Three Dialogues among Hylas and Philonous
  • Hume's An Enquiry bearing on Human knowing and Dialogues referring to average Religion
  • Kant's Critique of natural cause

Classical glossy Philosophy is the perfect textbook to accompany a direction within the historical past of contemporary philosophy, yet each one bankruptcy is also studied on my own as an advent to the featured thinker or paintings. Jeffrey Tlumak outlines and assesses renowned interpretations of the texts, and surveys the legacy of every nice thinker.

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