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Published: 14 April 2016

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780198749578

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French Philosophy, 1572-1675

Desmond M. Clarke

The Oxford History of Philosophy

  • An original interpretation of a fascinating chapter of history—the birth of modern European philosophy
  • Clear explanations of key ideas, with a focus on novel developments in the period
  • Includes a chapter on gender equality
  • Presents brief biographies of all twenty-two authors who feature in the book
  • In each volume of the Oxford History of Philosophy a leading scholar offers a historically rich survey of the thought of a key period for a broad academic readership