Journals Higher Education



Published: 25 November 1999

328 Pages | 5 halftones


ISBN: 9780198250135

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Passion and Action

The Emotions in Seventeenth-Century Philosophy

Susan James

  • The long-awaited monograph by a widely admired historian of philosophy
  • Essential to understanding the origins of modern ideas about the mind
  • A new model for the practice of history of philosophy
  • Illuminates feminist interpretations of early modern thought and studies of patriarchy
  • Beautifully written
  • Commanding scholarship