Leibniz : a guide for the perplexed /

Main Author: Perkins, Franklin.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: London : Continuum, 2007.
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245 1 0 |a Leibniz :  |b a guide for the perplexed /  |c Franklin Perkins. 
260 |a London :  |b Continuum,  |c 2007. 
300 |a viii, 174 p. ;  |c 22 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references and index. 
505 0 |a Acknowledgments -- Abbreviations -- 1. READING LEIBNIZ. Context of Leibniz's philosophy -- Difficulties of reading Leibniz -- Using this book -- 2. GOD AND THE BEST POSSIBLE WORLD. Two principles of knowledge -- The existence of god -- The nature of God -- The best of all possible worlds -- 3. SUBSTANCES. Substance in early modern philosophy -- The simplicity and unity of substance in Leibniz -- Substances as points of view on the universe -- Interaction and pre-established harmony -- 4. RATIONAL MINDS. Minute perceptions and levels of awareness -- Necessary truths and innate ideas -- Knowledge -- identity and choice -- 5. LEIBNIZ'S PHILOSOPHY AND LEIBNIZ AS PHILOSOPHER -- References -- Bibliography -- Index. 
590 |a December07phi 
600 1 0 |a Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm,  |c Freiherr von,  |d 1646-1716. 
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852 0 |b MAIN  |h B2598  |i .P57 2007