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The Light of the Soul: Theories of Ideas in Leibniz, Malebranche, and Descartes
The concept of an "idea" played a central role in 17th-century theories of mind and knowledge, but philosophers were divided over the nature of ideas. This book examines an important, but little-known, debate on this question in the work of Leibniz, Malebranche, and Descartes. Looking closely at the issues involved, as well as the particular context in which the debate ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published October 8th 1998 by OUP Oxford
(first published March 8th 1990)
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