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The Philosophy of John Norris

The Philosophy of John Norris

by W. J. Mander
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199230307

ISBN-13: 9780199230303

Pub. Date: 08/15/2008

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Best known today as one of the earliest critics of John Locke, John Norris (1657-1711) incorporated ideas of Augustine, Malebranche, Plato, the Cambridge Platonists, and the scholastics into an original synthesis that was highly influential on the philosophy and theology of his day. W. J. Mander presents a much-needed study of this unjustly neglected thinker, and

Overview

Best known today as one of the earliest critics of John Locke, John Norris (1657-1711) incorporated ideas of Augustine, Malebranche, Plato, the Cambridge Platonists, and the scholastics into an original synthesis that was highly influential on the philosophy and theology of his day. W. J. Mander presents a much-needed study of this unjustly neglected thinker, and the different perspectives he offers on this seminal period in philosophical history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199230303
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
08/15/2008
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

PREFACE
1. LIFE, WORK, AND INFLUENCES
2. METAPHYSICS
3. KNOWLEDGE
4. FAITH AND REASON
5. LOVE
6. CONTROVERSY WITH LOCKE
7. CONCLUDING REMARKS
BIBLIOGRAPHY

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