Leibniz & Arnauld

a commentary on their correspondence by R. C. Sleigh

Publisher: Yale University Press in New Haven

Written in English
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  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm, Freiherr von, 1646-1716 -- Correspondence.,
  • Arnauld, Antoine, 1612-1694 -- Correspondence.,
  • Metaphysics -- History -- 17th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-229) and index.

Other titlesLeibniz and Arnauld.
StatementR.C. Sleigh, Jr.
LC ClassificationsB2599.M7 S53 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 237 p. ;
Number of Pages237
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2215003M
ISBN 100300045654
LC Control Number89038107

The published works of Leibniz were overt attempts to reconcile philosophy with Christian doctrine. His most famous published book, Theodicy, promised an explanation of the existence of evil in a world created by a being who is perfectly it, he advanced the thesis that ours is the best of all possible worlds--a thesis ridiculed by Voltaire in Candide. Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz & Reinhard Finster - - Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie 60 (2) Occasionalism in the Malebranche-Arnauld Debate. Andrew Gerard Black - - Dissertation, University of Massachusetts AmherstCited by: The Discourse on Metaphysics (French: Discours de métaphysique, ) is a short treatise by Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz in which he develops a philosophy concerning physical substance, motion and resistance of bodies, and God's role within the universe. It is one of the few texts presenting in a consistent form the earlier philosophy of Leibniz. The Discourse is closely . In the Elector sent the young jurist on a mission to Paris, where he arrived at the end of September, Leibniz met with Antoine Arnauld, a Jansenist theologian (Jansenism was a nonorthodox Roman Catholic movement that spawned a rigoristic form of morality) known for his writings against the z sought Arnauld’s help for the reunion of the church.

The Leibniz Discourse on Metaphysics Correspondence with Arnauld and Monadology | This text discusses the metaphysical ideas of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, including answers to oft asked questions and letters concerning Leibniz's ideas, some written by Leibniz himself. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag Saved in: The Leibniz-Arnauld correspondence: with selections from the correspondence with Ernst, Landgrave of Hessen-Rheinfels /. Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Antoine Arnauld books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. The Leibniz-Arnauld Correspondence. Freiherr Von Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz. 03 Feb Hardback. US$ US$ Save US$ Add to basket.

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W., Arnauld, Antoine, Ernst Landgrave of Hessen-Rheinfels, Voss, Stephen: BooksBrand: imusti. In this critical edition, Stephen Voss establishes the text of the magnificent Socratic correspondence between Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and Antoine Arnauld, provides an accurate English translation of the French text, and includes Leibniz & Arnauld book apparatus helpful to.

Although the title of this book mentions only Leibniz and Arnauld, the correspondence was a three-cornered affair. The intermediary was Ernst, the landgrave of Hessen-Rheinfels. He and Leibniz corresponded concerning church reunion, containment of Louis XIV, the political state of the Holy Roman Empire, and related matters, beginning in May o and continuing until the.

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Arnauld believes that Leibniz's theory of concommitance (or what is later to bc called "the pre-established harmony") is just JOURNAL OF THE HISTORY OF PHILOSOPHY JULY occasionalism in different clothes. Quotations are taken from The Leibniz-Arnauld Correspondence, edited and translated by H.T.

Mason, Manchester University Press, Barnes & Noble (New York: ). For a sophisticated and comprehensive account of the correspondence, see Leibniz and Arnauld: a Commentary on their Correspondence by R.

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New Haven: Yale University Press, ©   Arnauld had had a distinguished exchange of views with Descartes 48 years before the time Leibniz’s notes on Arnauld’s letter about arti vi 8. Discours de métaphysique et correspondance avec Arnauld Poche – 17 novembre Gottfried-Wilhelm Leibniz Christian Leduc Vrin cadeau de.

In this critical edition, Leibniz submits his metaphysics of substance and form, concomitance and expression, freedom and necessity to the searching Socratic interrogation of Arnauld In this critical edition, Stephen Voss establishes the text of the magnificent Socratic correspondence between Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and Antoine Arnauld, provides an accurate English.

Sleigh's Leibniz and Arnauld: A Commentary on Their Correspondence is a very good book: it is detailed, clearly written, well argued and attentive to the historical background. The more I read it, the more I enjoyed it and the more I learned. Not only does it offer a wide variety of interesting points for the reader to agree and disagree with, it has, also, the virtue of pretty well Author: J.

Macintosh. Antoine Arnauld's complete works (thirty-seven volumes in forty-two parts) were published in Paris, – There is a study of his philosophy in Francisque Bouillier, Histoire de la philosophie cartésienne (Paris, ); and his mathematical achievements are discussed by Franz Bopp in the 14th volume of the Abhandlung zur Geschichte der mathematischen Wissenschaften (Leipzig Main interests: Theology, Metaphysics.

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This chapter looks at the various issues that inform their differences on the question of God’s causal activity, and especially the. FromWilhelm Gottfried Leibnitz and Antoine Arnauld had a back-and-forth via a series of letters. A certain Count Ernst of Hessen-Rheinfels seems to be some kind of (My primary focus centered on the correspondence between Leibnitz and Arnauld for I /5.

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