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Rival enlightenments

Hunter, Ian

Rival enlightenments

civil and metaphysical philosophy in early modern Germany

by Hunter, Ian

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, U.K, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pufendorf, Samuel, -- Freiherr von, -- 1632-1694.,
  • Thomasius, Christian, -- 1655-1728.,
  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm, -- Freiherr von, -- 1646-1716.,
  • Kant, Immanuel, -- 1724-1804.,
  • Kant, Immanuel, -- 1724-1804.,
  • Thomasius, Christian, -- 1655-1728.,
  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm, -- 1646-1716.,
  • Pufendorf, Samuel, -- Freiherr von -- 1632-1694.,
  • Philosophy, German -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 377-391) and index.

    StatementIan Hunter.
    SeriesIdeas in context
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB2535 .H86 2001, B2535 .H86 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 398 p. ;
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17716934M
    ISBN 100521792657
    LC Control Number00041453

      Enlightenment’s Frontier is the first book to investigate the environmental roots of the Scottish Enlightenment. What was the place of the natural world in Adam Smith’s famous defense of free trade? Fredrik Albritton Jonsson recovers the forgotten networks of improvers and natural historians that sought to transform the soil, plants, and climate of Scotland in the eighteenth : Fredrik Albritton Jonsson. Hunter, I., Rival Enlightenments: Civil and Metaphysical Philosophy in Early Modern Germany (Cambridge, ). Israel, J., The Dutch Republic and the Hispanic World – (Oxford, ).Cited by:

    See his fundamental, Rival Enlightenments. Civil and Metaphysical Philosophy in Early Modern Germany (Cambridge: Cambridge U.P. ), and a very rich crop of articles, chapters and editions, among which I refer just to a particularly useful synopsis, “The Law of Nature and Nations,” in The Routledge Companion to Eighteenth-Century. During this time his publications have included Rival Enlightenments: Civil and Metaphysical Philosophy in Early Modern Germany (); Natural Law and Civil Sovereignty: Moral Right and State Authority in Early Modern Political Thought () (co-edited with David Saunders); Heresy in Transition: Transforming Ideas of Heresy in Medieval and.

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