Heterodoxy, Spinozism, and Free Thought in Early-Eighteenth-Century Europe: Studies on the Traité des Trois Imposteurs

Heterodoxy, Spinozism, and Free Thought in Early-Eighteenth-Century Europe: Studies on the Traité des Trois Imposteurs

Paperback(Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 1996)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789048147410
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/01/2010
Series: International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées , #148
Edition description: Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 1996
Pages: 532
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.04(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword: The Leiden Seminar; R.H. Popkin. I: History and Interpretation of the 'Traité des trois imposteurs'. 1. L'esprit de Spinosa': ses origines et sa première édition dans leur contexte spinozien; S. Berti. 2. Une histoire interminable: origines et développement du Traité des Trois Imposteurs; M. Benítez. 3. History and Structure of our Traité des Trois Imposteurs; B.E. Schwarzbach, A.W. Fairbairn. 4. L'esprit de Spinosa et les Traités des trois imposteurs: Rappel des différentes familles et de leurs principales caractéristiques; F. Charles- Daubert. II: Around the 'Traité'. 5. Freethinking in early-eighteenth-century Protestant Germany: Peter Friedrich Arpe and the Traité des trois imposteurs; M. Mulsow. 6. The English Deists and the Traité; R.H. Vermij. 7. Sallengre, La Monnoye, and the Traité des trois imposteurs; B. Anderson. 8. The Politics of a Publishing Event: The Marchand Milieu and The Life and Spirit of Spinoza of 1719; J.C. Laursen. 9. Impostors and Revolution: On the 'Philadelphie' 1796 Edition of the Traité des trois imposteurs; H. Blair. III: The Threads of a Tradition. 10. An Eighteenth-Century Interpretation of the Ethica: Henry de Boulainvilliers's 'Essai de métaphysique'; R. Festa. 11. Legislators, Impostors, and the Politic Origins of Religion: English Theories of 'Imposture' from Stubbe to Toland; J.A.I. Champion. 12. 'Behold the Fear of the Lord': The Erastianism of Stillingfleet, Wolseley,and Tillotson; J.W. Wojcik. 13. 'Jezus Nazarenus Legislator': Adam Boreel's Defence of Christianity; R. Iliffe. 14. John Adler Salvius' Questions to Baruch de Castro concerning De Tribus Impostoribus; S. Åkerman. 15. The Struggle Against Unbelief in the Portuguese Jewish Community of Amsterdam after Spinoza's Excommunication; J.R. Maia Neto. 16. Worse than the Three Impostors? Towards an Interpretation of Theodor Ludwig Lau's Meditationes philosophicae de Deo, mundo, homine; A.G. Shelford. Appendix: Marchand's Article Impostoribus; J. Dean.

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