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Spinoza, his life and philosophy.

Pollock, Frederick Sir

Spinoza, his life and philosophy.

by Pollock, Frederick Sir

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Published by American Scholar Publications in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spinoza, Benedictus de, -- 1632-1677

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsColerus, Johannes, 1647-1707.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB3998 .P7 1966
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 427 p.
    Number of Pages427
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17756526M

      Spinoza, part 5: On human nature we examined Spinoza's metaphysics, looking at how his radical reinterpretation of the philosophical terminology of Author: Clare Carlisle.   The book does require at least some background knowledge on Spinoza's philosophy, because of this I would not recommend it as an introduction to Spinoza as a thinker and philosopher. Instead, you should find another book that explains his metaphysics, ethics, and theology or if you're particularly good at the early moderns, just read his work/5(33).

    book of the law."' This was in the summer of the year , the twenty-fourth of Spinoza's life. In , at the instance of the Rabbis, supported by the approval of the Reformed clergy, Spi noza was ordered by the town magistrate to leave Amsterdam fo? a certain number of months. From this time until his death, Feb. 21, , Spinoza dwelt in.   Baruch de Spinoza ()—often recognized as the first modern Jewish thinker—was also a founder of modern liberal political philosophy. This book is the first to connect systematically these two aspects of Spinoza's legacy.

    The book does require at least some background knowledge on Spinoza's philosophy, because of this I would not recommend it as an introduction to Spinoza as a thinker and philosopher. Instead, you should find another book that explains his metaphysics, ethics, and theology or if you're particularly good at the early moderns, just read his work/5(26).   Most readers of Spinoza treat him as a pure metaphysician, a grim determinist, or a stoic moralist, but none of these descriptions captures the author of the Ethics, argues Steven B. Smith in this intriguing ng a new reading of Spinoza’s masterpiece, Smith asserts that the Ethics is a celebration of human freedom and its attendant joys and responsibilities and should be placed.


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The book does require at least some background knowledge on Spinoza's philosophy, because of this I would not recommend it as an introduction to Spinoza as a thinker and philosopher.

Instead, you should find another book that explains his metaphysics, ethics, and theology or his life and philosophy. book you're particularly good at the early moderns, just read his by: His life and philosophy. book Spinoza (), is a Dutch philosopher and has written the following works: – Treatise on God, man and his happiness (written in Latin in ) – Treaty on reform of the understanding (written probably in ) – Principles of the philosophy of Descartes () –.

Spinoza. His Life and Philosophy book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This Elibron Classics edition is a reprint of a edit /5(5).

Spinoza, part 1: Philosophy as a way of life In this book, Spinoza argues that the way to "blessedness" or "salvation" for each person involves an expansion of the mind towards an intuitive Author: Clare Carlisle. Spinoza His Life and Philosophy [Frederick Pollock] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.

edition. Excerpt: conscious desire/5(2). Publisher description: Renowned for his metaphysics, Spinoza made significant contributions to understanding the human mind, the emotions, moral philosophy, and political philosophy.

Beginning with an overview of Spinoza’s life, Michael Della Rocca carefully unpacks and explains Spinoza’s philosophy: his metaphysics of substance and argument at the center of his whole system.

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"Authorities for Spinoza's life": p. xxii-xxvi; "Early literature relating to Spinoza": p. xxvii. Steven Nadler is the William H. Hay II Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin--Madison.

His books include Rembrandt's Jews, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize; Spinoza: A Life, which won the Koret Jewish Book Award; and A Book Forged in Hell: Spinoza's Scandalous Treatise and the Birth of the Secular Age (Princeton)/5. Baruch Spinoza (AKA Benedict Spinoza) ( - ) was a Dutch philosopher of Portuguese Jewish origin who lived and worked during the Age of Reason.

Along with René Descartes and Gottfried Leibniz, he is considered one of the great Rationalists of the 17th Century, although the breadth and importance of his work was not fully realized until years after his death. Benedict de Spinoza, Dutch Jewish philosopher, one of the foremost exponents of 17th-century Rationalism and one of the early and seminal figures of the Enlightenment.

His masterwork is the treatise Ethics (). Learn more about Spinoza’s life and work. Read the full-text online edition of Spinoza: His Life and Philosophy (). The purpose of this book is to put before English readers an account, fairly complete in itself and on a fairly adequate scale, of the life and philosophy of Spinoza.

It aims, in the first instance, at being understood by those who have not made a special study of. Baruch Spinoza's philosophy encompasses nearly every area of philosophical discourse, including metaphysics, epistemology, political philosophy, ethics, philosophy of mind, and philosophy of earned Spinoza an enduring reputation as one of the most important and original thinkers of the seventeenth century.

Samuel Shirley, who translated Spinoza's complete works into English, summed. The title of the work Ethics underlines the book’s main purpose.

Spinoza wants to provide a view of ethics. However, his ethics and generally his system of thought has certain similarities to that of the Epicureans. Like the Epicureans, he thinks he must correct. Preview this book» What people are Spinoza: His Life and Philosophy Sir Frederick Pollock Full view - View all».

1. Lectures on the History of Philosophy, vol. 3—G.F.W. Hegel 2. Healing the Mind—Neal Grossman 3. Spinoza: A Collection of Critical Essays—Marjorie Grene, ed. Uncorrected Papers—Wallace Matson (4 excellent essays on Spinoza) Start there.

I wou. His posthumous publication, ‘The Ethics’, which is regarded as his magnum opus, earned him recognition as one of Western philosophy’s most important thinkers.

The book entailed his criticism of the traditional beliefs and philosophical conceptions of God, human beings, nature and universe as a whole.

Baruch Spinoza - The Book of Life is the 'brain' of The School of Life, a gathering of the best ideas around wisdom and emotional intelligence. It might all sound forbidding, but Spinoza envisaged his philosophy as a route to a life based on freedom from guilt, from sorrow, from pity or from shame.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pollock, Frederick, Sir, Spinoza: his life and philosophy. London, Duckworth; New York, Macmillan, Although Spinoza was, throughout his life, ready to suffer the consequences of his opinions and actions, he at no time had the least aspiration to become a martyr.

When Spinoza heard of his excommunication he sent a spirited and unyielding reply. Spinoza on Negation, Mind-Dependence and the Reality of the Finite. Karolina Hübner - - In Yitzhak Melamed (ed.), The Young Spinoza: A Metaphysician in the Making. - - In Yitzhak Melamed (ed.), The Young Spinoza: A Metaphysician in the Making.

Genre/Form: Biographie: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pollock, Frederick, Sir, Spinoza, his life and philosophy. New York, American Scholar.Full text of "Spinoza, his life and philosophy" See other formats.Benedictus de Spinoza (Novem – Febru ), named Baruch Spinoza (Hebrew: ברוך שפינוזה) by his synagogue elders, known as Bento de Espinosa or Bento d'Espiñoza in his native Amsterdam, was a Jewish-Dutch is considered one of the great rationalists of 17th-century philosophy and, by virtue of his magnum opus the Ethics, one of the definitive Birth: Novem (Amsterdam, Netherlands).