|Publisher:||Taylor & Francis|
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Table of Contents
Contents: Preface; Introduction, Richard Scholar and Alexis Tadié; Poetic fiction and natural philosophy in humanist Italy: Fracostoro's use of myth in Syphilis, Isabelle Pantin; 'Si faut-il voir si cette belle philosophie': the language of fiction in Montaigne, Corneille and Pascal, Wes Williams; Fictions across disciplines in 17th-century France, Isabelle Moreau; Elements of fiction in Hobbes's system of philosophy, Luc Foisneau; The making of the modern philosopher: fictions of philosophical identity in Locke and Hume, Robert Mankin; Philosophy, ethics and the work of fiction: Diderot's answer to Molyneux's question, Kate E. Tunstall; The Terror as a legal fiction, Anne Simonin: Bibliography; Index.