ETHICS-TIE-SELECTED LETTERS / Edition 2

ETHICS-TIE-SELECTED LETTERS / Edition 2

by Benedict de Spinoza
     
 

Since their publication in 1982, Samuel Shirley's translations of Spinoza's Ethics and Selected Letters have been commended for their accuracy and readability. Now with the addition of his new translation of Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect this enlarged edition will be even more useful to students of Spinoza's thought.

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Overview

Since their publication in 1982, Samuel Shirley's translations of Spinoza's Ethics and Selected Letters have been commended for their accuracy and readability. Now with the addition of his new translation of Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect this enlarged edition will be even more useful to students of Spinoza's thought.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872201309
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1992
Series:
Hpc Classics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
297
Sales rank:
428,479
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Samuel Shirley, (1912-2006), was Classics Exhibitioner of Balliol College, Oxford, and Latin Lecturer at Cardiff University.

Table of Contents

Introduction1
Translator's Preface21
The Ethics31
Pt. IConcerning God31
Pt. IIOf the Nature and Origin of the Mind63
Pt. IIIConcerning the Origin and Nature of the Emotions102
Pt. IVOf Human Bondage, or the Nature of the Emotions152
Pt. VOf the Power of the Intellect, or of Human Freedom201
Introduction224
Translator's Preface231
Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect233
Selected Letters263
Selected Bibliography294

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