Journals Higher Education



Published: 02 October 2003

288 Pages

ISBN: 9780199261468

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Early Modern French Thought

The Age of Suspicion

Michael Moriarty

  • A major exploration of early modern philosophical and religious discourse, focussing on Descartes, Pascal, and Malebranche
  • Locates early modern texts in their intellextual context, as interventions in debates rooted in Augustine, Aquinas, and 'pagan' philosophers
  • Reveals exciting and persuasive connections between 17th and 20th/21st-century discourse
  • Provides English translations for all French quotations