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Published: 06 January 2014

272 Pages | 2 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199987313

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The Life Sciences in Early Modern Philosophy

Edited by Ohad Nachtomy and Justin E. H. Smith

  • Focuses on a previously largely neglected aspect of the history of early modern philosophy and science.
  • Advances a recent historiographical turn towards the intersection of early modern philosophy and the life sciences.
  • Contributions are organized in accordance with the particular problems that living beings and living nature posed for early modern philosophy.