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The Resource Epicureanism at the origins of modernity, Catherine Wilson

Epicureanism at the origins of modernity, Catherine Wilson

Label
Epicureanism at the origins of modernity
Title
Epicureanism at the origins of modernity
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
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Wilson, Catherine
Dewey number
187
Index
index present
LC call number
B512
LC item number
.W55 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Epicureans (Greek philosophy)
  • Atomism
  • Materialism
  • Mechanism (Philosophy)
  • Philosophy, Modern
Label
Epicureanism at the origins of modernity, Catherine Wilson
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-296) and index
Contents
Atomism and mechanism -- Corpuscular effluvia : between imagination and experiment -- Order and disorder -- Mortality and metaphysics -- Empiricism and mortalism -- Some rival systems -- The social contract -- The problem of materialism in the New essays -- Robert Boyle and the study of nature -- The sweetness of living
Control code
ocn214305953
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 304 p.
Isbn
9780199238811
Lccn
2008015450
System control number
(OCoLC)214305953
Label
Epicureanism at the origins of modernity, Catherine Wilson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-296) and index
Contents
Atomism and mechanism -- Corpuscular effluvia : between imagination and experiment -- Order and disorder -- Mortality and metaphysics -- Empiricism and mortalism -- Some rival systems -- The social contract -- The problem of materialism in the New essays -- Robert Boyle and the study of nature -- The sweetness of living
Control code
ocn214305953
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 304 p.
Isbn
9780199238811
Lccn
2008015450
System control number
(OCoLC)214305953

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