Logo

Spinoza by John Caird

Large book cover: Spinoza

Spinoza
by

Publisher: Adamant Media Corporation
ISBN/ASIN: 1402135726
ISBN-13: 9781402135729
Number of pages: 329

Description:
THE materials which the author had prepared for this book were found greatly to exceed the limits assigned to it. He has therefore, besides other parts of his plan to which special reference need not here be made, been compelled to leave out the account of Spinoza's life and letters, and to confine the work to an examination of his philosophical system. This is the less to be regretted that the life has been so fully narrated in the recent works of Mr Pollock and Dr Martineau. These works contain, also, very able and elaborate expositions of the Spinozistic philosophy, but this book attempts to deal with that philosophy from a point of view different from that of either of these writers.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Skilful Thinking: An Introduction to Philosophical SkillsSkilful Thinking: An Introduction to Philosophical Skills
by - HSRC Press
Written in a down-to-earth style, this books guides students through the skills that enable them to analyze texts, critically evaluate arguments, and present it clearly. The book also offers advice on studying, time management and exam preparation.
(8507 views)
Book cover: An Introduction to PhilosophyAn Introduction to Philosophy
by - Macmillan and co
The book was made as clear as possible, that no unnecessary difficulties may be placed in the path of those who enter upon the thorny road of philosophical reflection. The subjects treated are deep enough to demand the serious attention of any one.
(8634 views)
Book cover: Telemorphosis: Theory in the Era of Climate ChangeTelemorphosis: Theory in the Era of Climate Change
by - MPublishing
This volume gathers notable philosophers to engage the predominant impasse of an emerging era of climate change and ecocatastrophic acceleration: that is, how critical practices inherited from 20th century thinkers alter at the current moment.
(3528 views)
Book cover: The Philosophy of DisenchantmentThe Philosophy of Disenchantment
by - Houghton Mifflin Company
This book is a refreshing, unique look at the nature of life, told from a Schopenhauerian perspective. Saltus makes the point that this is far from being the 'best of all possible worlds.' Rather, life is a grievous burden to be borne.
(4652 views)