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French free-thought from Gassendi to Voltaire

John Stephenson Spink

French free-thought from Gassendi to Voltaire

by John Stephenson Spink

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Published by University of London, Athlone Press in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Free thought -- History,
  • Philosophy, French,
  • Philosophy -- History -- France

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby J.S. Spink.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1815 S68
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 345 p.
    Number of Pages345
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16368552M

    The most important reference works in the field are I. O. Wade, Philosophical Ideas in France from to (Princeton, NJ, ), and J. S. Spink, French Free-Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire (London: University of London, Athlone Press, ). A Philosophical Dictionary: From the French [Voltaire] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact.

    SOURCE: “Gassendi's Account of the Nature of Things,” in French Free-Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire, Athlone Press, , pp. [In the excerpt below, Spink considers Gassendi's.   Rousseau and the French Revolution by Joan McDonald, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : Joan Mcdonald.

    Bloomsbury Academic Collections: Philosophy. This collection of 14 key works from the archives of Athlone Press, one of the most prestigious publishers of philosophy during the period , represents the most interesting and classic titles from the list. Gassendi (Paris, ); J. S. Spink, French Free-thought from Gassendi to Voltaire (New York, o), pp. 84ff.; O.R. Bloch, La Philosophie de Gassendi (The Hague, ), pp. I ao 3 Gassendi's atomic theories are elaborated in the "Physica" of his Syntagma Philosophicam.


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Spink This book makes an important contribution to the history of ideas in France in the century preceding the. Read the full-text online edition of French Free-Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire (). French free-thought was remarkably consistent and substantial during the century which preceded the main manifestations of the Enlightenment.

It evolved, but it evolved according to its own inner nature. Their books, clearly written, with a. OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages 23 cm: Contents: pt.

Gassendi and the 'Libertins'. The crisis of the erudite sceptics ; The crisis of the radical naturalists ; The ideas of Cyrano de Bergerac ; Atheism and political radicalism ; Between Aristotle and Epicurus: Emmanuel Maignan ; Gassendi's account of the nature of things ; Lucretius and the natural.

Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Spink, John Stephenson. French free-thought from Gassendi to Voltaire. [London] University of London, Athlone Press, French free-thought from Gassendi to Voltaire.

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- French Free-thought From Gassendi To Voltaire. [REVIEW] E. Labrousse - - Revue Philosophique de la France Et de l'Etranger SPINK J. S., "French Free-Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire".

the development of French free thought from Gassendi to Voltaire, marking the stages through which it progressed: skepticism, Epicurean empiricism, and Cartesian rationalism. Montaigne's skepticism had de-veloped no further than moral hygiene.

The transformation of skepticism into a weapon in the arsenal of free thought was contemporaneous with the first. Buy French Free-thought from Gassendi to Voltaire by J. Spink online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $30 - $ FRENCH FREE-THOUGHT FROM GASSENDI TO VOLTAIRE.

By 1. Spink. (London: University of London, Athlone Press; distrib. by Oxford Uni-versity Press, New York. I Pp. ix, $) BETWEEN Lanson's article in the Revue d'histoire litte'raire (I9I2) en-titled "Questions diverses sur l'histoire de l'esprit philosophique en France avant.

French Free-Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire This book makes an important contribution to the history of ideas in France in the century preceding the Pages: Voltaire's Letters concerning the English Nation (, in English), which appeared () in French as Lettres philosophiques, may be said to have initiated the vogue of English philosophy and science that characterized the literature of the Enlightenment.

The book was formally banned in France. J. Spink’s French Free-Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire (Univ. of London, ) is a reliable, scholarly treatment. The formative period of the Enlightenment,is treated by Paul Hazard in The European Mind (; World, ). Spink, J.

French Free Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire. London: University of London, Athlone Press, A helpful account of the development of French thought during the Enlightenment.

French Free-Thought from Gassendi to Voltaire By J. Spink Athlone Press, Read preview Overview Popular Free Thought in America, By Albert Post Columbia University Press; P.S. King & Staples, Ltd. Most of this post is taken from a couple of old(ish) books in my possession:French free-thought from Gassendi to Voltaire (Athlone Press, ), p and Richard Fargher, Life and letters in France in the 18th century (OUP, ) [chapter on Chaulieu].

Additional details are from biographies of Voltaire: Theodore Besterman, Voltaire (3rd ed) p and Roger Pearson.This book offers a comprehensive treatment of the philosophical system of the seventeenth-century philosopher Pierre Gassendi.

Gassendi's importance is widely recognized and is essential for understanding early modern philosophers and scientists such as Locke, Leibniz and by: La libre pensee francaise de Gassendi a Voltaire. [John Stephenson Spink] Print book: FrenchView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

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