Ethics: with The Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect and Selected Letters
Since their publication in 1982, Samuel Shirley's translations of Spinoza's Ethics and Selected Letters have been commended for their accuracy and readability. Now with the addition of his new translation of Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect this enlarged edition will be even more useful to students of Spinoza's thought.With The 'Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect' and Selected Letters.
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Review: The Ethics/Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect/Selected LettersUser Review - Kelly Head - Goodreads
The first thing to understand about Spinoza's ethical philosophy is that he holds a deterministic view of the universe (“Nature”), and consequently denies free decision. A bit odd, you might think, to ... Read full review
Review: The Ethics/Treatise on the Emendation of the Intellect/Selected LettersUser Review - Julian Meynell - Goodreads
In my opinion the most important book ever written. It is very difficult for a nonprofessional philosopher to understand, however. It should probably only be read in conjunction with another book ... Read full review