Jonathan Edwards and the Limits of Enlightenment Philosophy

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Jonathan Edwards has most often been considered in the context of the Puritanism of New England. In many ways, however, he was closer to the thinkers of the European Enlightenment. In this book. Leon Chai explores that connection, analyzing Edwards' thought in light of a number of the issues that preoccupied such Enlightenment figures as Locke, Descartes, Malebranche, and Leibniz. The book comprises three parts, each of which begins with a detailed analysis of a crucial passage from a classic Enlightenment text, and then ...

Jonathan Edwards and the Limits of Enlightenment Philosophy 1998, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195120097

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