Historical and Critical Dictionary: Selections / Edition 1

Historical and Critical Dictionary: Selections / Edition 1

by Pierre Bayle
     
 

Richard Popkin’s meticulous translation--the most complete since the eighteenth century--contains selections from thirty-nine articles, as well as from Bayle’s four Clarifications. The bulk of the major articles of philosophical and theological interest--those that influenced Leibniz, Berkeley, Hume, and Voltaire and formed the basis for so many

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Richard Popkin’s meticulous translation--the most complete since the eighteenth century--contains selections from thirty-nine articles, as well as from Bayle’s four Clarifications. The bulk of the major articles of philosophical and theological interest--those that influenced Leibniz, Berkeley, Hume, and Voltaire and formed the basis for so many eighteenth-century discussions--are present, including David, Manicheans, Paulicians, Pyrrho, Rorarius, Simonides, Spinoza, and Zeno of Elea.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780872201033
Publisher:
Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1991
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
456
Sales rank:
937,078
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

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