Modern Philosophy (Second Edition): An Anthology of Primary Sources

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Roger Ariew, Eric Watkins
Hackett Publishing Company, 2009 - Philosophy - 835 pages
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The leading anthology of writings of the modern period, Modern Philosophy provides the key works of seven major philosophers, along with a rich selection of associated texts by other leading thinkers of the period, chosen to deepen the reader's understanding of modern philosophy and its relationship to the natural sciences. Building on the strengths of the first edition, this second edition is enhanced by the addition of the following selections: Montaigne, Apology for Raymond Sebond, "The Senses Are Inadequate"; Newton, Principia, "General Scholium" and Optics, "Query 31"; Hume, Dialogues Concerning Natural Religion, Parts 1-5 and 9-12; Reid, Inquiry Into the Human Mind, Conclusion, and Essays on the Intellectual Powers of Man, "Of Judgment," Chapter 2, Of Common Sense.

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User Review  - Jeff - Goodreads

good reference. has all the biggies in one spot. then again, reference is boring most of the time, and not as nice as tiny books. Read full review

Review: Modern Philosophy: An Anthology of Primary Sources

User Review  - Goodreads

good reference. has all the biggies in one spot. then again, reference is boring most of the time, and not as nice as tiny books. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Roger Ariew is Professor of Philosophy, University of South Florida. Eric Watkins is Professor of Philosophy, University of California, San Diego.

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