Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 April 2018

176 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474433181

Bookseller Code (06)

Affects, Actions and Passions in Spinoza

The Unity of Body and Mind

First Edition

Chantal Jaquet
Translated by Tatiana Reznichenko

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Spinoza Series

  • A new analysis of the mind/body relationship based on the philosophy of Spinoza
  • Critiques the false conception of psychophysical parallelism in Spinoza
  • Contrasts Descartes' conception of the passions with Spinoza's conception of the affects
  • Defines Spinozian affects and their variations in a new way