A study of scientific naturalism in the Enlightenment. In tracing the materialism of Diderot, La Mettrie, Buffon, and D'Holbach to its sources, it offers a fresh appraisal of the total influence of Descartes on the Enlightenment. Originally published in 1953. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while ...

Diderot and Descartes 2016, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691653235


Diderot and Descartes 2015, Princeton University Press, New Jersey

ISBN-13: 9780691627144

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