From Stevin to Spinoza: An Essay on Philosophy in the Seventeenth-Century Dutch Republic (Brill's Studies in Intellectual History)
Wiep van Bunge
a number of faculties of notion which are a necessary a part of early glossy philosophy are offered during this paintings. the writer doesn't be aware of the most authors or key-concepts that made up seventeenth-century philosophical discourse, yet locations the perform of philosophy within the Dutch Republic in a large cultural context. This strategy presents the chance to evaluate the emergence and early diffusion of Spinozism as a entire philosophy.