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Malebranche and British philosophy

by Charles J. McCracken

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Published by Clarendon Press, Oxford University Press in Oxford [Oxfordshire], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Malebranche, Nicolas, 1638-1715,
  • Philosophy, British -- 18th century

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCharles J. McCracken.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1897 .M35 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 349 p. ;
    Number of Pages349
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3488582M
    ISBN 100198246641
    LC Control Number82008259

    (). Malebranche and the General Will of God. British Journal for the History of Philosophy: Vol. 19, No. 6, pp. British Philosophy and the Age of the Enlightenment includes discussion of the Scott Enlightenment and its influence on the German Aufklaring, and consequently on Kant. The French Enlightenment, which in turn affected the late radical Enlightenment, especially Bentham, is also considered g: Malebranche.

    Steven Nadler presents a collection of essays on the problem of causation in seventeenth-century philosophy. Occasionalism is the doctrine, held by a number of early modern Cartesian thinkers, that created substances are devoid of any true causal powers, and that God is the only real causal agent in the universe. All natural phenomena have God as their direct and immediate cause, with natural Missing: Malebranche. The Philosophy of Malebranche: A Study of His Integration of Faith, Reason, and Experimental Observation. Henry Regnery. pp. Tad M. Schmaltz. Malebranche's Theory of the Soul: A Cartesian Interpretation. Oxford University Press. pp. Craig Walton. De la recherche du bien: A Study of Malebranche's Science of Ethics. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

    Explore our list of British Philosophy Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help Auto Suggestions are available once you type at least 3 letters. Missing: Malebranche. Nicolas Malebranche () was one of the most notorious and pious of Rene Descartes philosophical followers. A member of The Oratory, a Roman Catholic order founded in to increase devotion to the Church and St. Augustine, Malebranche brought together his Cartesianism and his Augustinianism in a rigorous theological-philosophical system.


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Malebranche and British Philosophy by Charles McCracken (Author) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Cited by: Malebranche and British Philosophy is much more than a report of old-fashioned views.

Throughout the book, by forcing the figures he writes about to confront and engage one another, McCracken brings their views to life. Malebranche emerges as a philosopher of depth and power.

Male-branche and British Philosophy is one more sign of an accelerating aware. Malebranche and British philosophy. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Clarendon Press ; New York: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Online version: McCracken, Charles J.

(Charles James), Malebranche and British philosophy. Oxford [Oxfordshire]: Clarendon Press ; New York: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person. Malebranche and British Philosophy. New York: Oxford Univer- sity Press, The Clarendon Press, xiv + $ Those of us who admire Malebranche's thought, respect the profundity of his ontol- ogy, and are charmed by his style can only be pleased with the publication of this book.

Excerpt from The Philosophy of Malebranche In the following pages, I have attempted merely to give an accurate historical account of the main philosophical Opinions of Father Malebranche; the perhaps more important task of making a critical ap praisal of the truth of these Opinions has been largely left to some future date.

Malebranche and British philosophy book is, at any rate, clear that the system of Maleb. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for MALEBRANCHE AND BRITISH PHILOSOPHY By Charles Mccracken - Hardcover *Excellent* at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Book Description Nicolas Malebranche () is one of the most important philosophers of the seventeenth century after Descartes. A pioneer of rationalism, he was one of the first to champion and to further Cartesian ideas.

Cambridge Core - Early Modern Philosophy - The Cambridge Companion to Malebranche - edited by Steven Nadler Skip to main content We use cookies to distinguish you from other users and to provide you with a better experience on our websites.

The French philosopher and theologian Nicholas Malebranche was one of the most important thinkers of the early modern period.

A bold and unorthodox thinker, he tried to synthesize the new philosophy of Descartes with the religious Platonism. This is the first collection of essays to address Malebranche's thought comprehensively and s: 1.

Malebranche replied in a short preface added to that second volume, and then, in the third edition, he added 50% to the already considerable size of the book with a sequence of (eventually) seventeen Elucidations.

These responded to further criticisms, but they also expanded on the original arguments, and developed them in new ways. branche and British Philosophy is one more sign of an accelerating aware- ness of the importance of Malebranche, I and it should make an important contribution to the continued growth of that awareness.

–––,“Occasionalism and Mechanism: Fontenelle’s Objections to Malebranche,” British Journal for the History of Philosophy, – –––,“Malebranche and Leibniz on the Best of All Possible Worlds,” Southern Journal of Philosophy, 28–   Buy Malebranche: Dialogues Metaphysics (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy) by Jolley/Scott (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1. “Malebranche and the Individuation of Perceptual Objects,” in Individuation and Identity in Early Modern Philosophy, K. Barber and J. Gracia (eds.), Albany: State.

Book Reviews. [REVIEW] [author unknown] - - British Journal for the History of Philosophy 12 (3) Add more citations Similar books and articles.

A Study in the Philosophy of Malebranche. Ralph Withington Church - - Port Washington, N.Y., Kennikat Press. Malebranche (Review). Journal of the History of Philosophy 35 (1) () Abstract. Malebranche's Theodicy ANDREW G. BLACK LEIBNIZ'S SOLUTION tO the problem of evil, his theodicy, might be regarded as a paradigm of philosophical theology.

Its pattern, as with so much of Leibniz's philosophy, is reconciliation of deep metaphysical truth with recalcitrant ap- pearance. Nicolas Malebranche ( - ) was a French philosopher of the Age of was initially a follower of the Rationalism of René Descartes (or Cartesianism), and a vociferous opponent of the British Empiricist school of thought.

However, he was also a devout Christian, and sought to synthesize the thought of Descartes and St. Augustine in order to demonstrate the active role of God in.

[A classic account of Malebranche’s influence on British philosophy, which also contains a wonderful page account of Malebranche’s system.] Melamed, Yitzhak,“Spinoza’s Metaphysics of Thought: Parallelisms and the Multifaceted Structure of Ideas”, Philosophy and Phenomenological Research, 86(3): – English summary: InLocke wrote a number of works on the philosophy of Malebranche, contributing to the same controversy as Arnauld on the status of ideas, addressing specifically the questions of how to increase our limited knowledge.

Malebranche and Chinese Philosophy: A Reconsideration. British Journal for the History of Philosophy: Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. I owe a general debt to the work of André Robinet for a sense of the importance of Malebranche for Leibniz’s philosophy.

I am also indebted to Charles McCracken’s Malebranche and British Philosophy (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ). Sarah Hutton has encouraged me to expect that Platonism continued to flourish in early eighteenth century England more than historians of the philosophy of that.See also McCracken, Charles, Malebranche and British Philosophy (Oxford: Oxford University Press, ), the relevant sections of Jones, Peter Hume's Sentiments: Their Ciceronian and French Context (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, ) and Wright, John, op.

cit., note 24 and ‘Hume's Criticism of Malebranche's Theory of Causation: a.The French philosopher and theologian Nicholas Malebranche was one of the most important thinkers of the early modern period. A bold and unorthodox thinker, he tried to synthesize the new philosophy of Descartes with the religious Platonism of St.

Augustine. This is the first collection of Price: $