Leibniz and Clarke: Correspondence

Leibniz and Clarke: Correspondence

by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Samuel Clarke, Roger Ariew

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780872205253
Publisher: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.
Publication date: 03/01/2000
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author


Roger Ariew is Professor of Philosophy, University of South Florida.

Table of Contents

Abbreviationsvi
Introductionvii
Leibniz, Caroline, Newton, and Clarkevii
Editor's Notexiv
Clarke's Introduction1
To Her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales1
Advertisement to the Reader3
The Correspondence4
Leibniz's First Letter, Being an Extract of a Letter Written in November, 17154
Clarke's First Reply5
Leibniz's Second Letter, Being an Answer to Clarke's First Reply7
Clarke's Second Reply11
Leibniz's Third Letter, Being an Answer to Clarke's Second Reply14
Clarke's Third Reply18
Leibniz's Fourth Letter, Being an Answer to Clarke's Third Reply22
Clarke's Fourth Reply29
Leibniz's Fifth Letter, Being an Answer to Clarke's Fourth Reply36
Clarke's Fifth Reply66
Appendices88
APassages from Leibniz's Works That May Shed Light on Many Parts of the Previous Letters88
BSelections from Newton's Works95
1.Principia, Scholium to Definitions95
2.Principia, General Scholium101
3.Optics, end of Query 31105

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