Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Enlightenment and Action from Descartes to Kant: Passionate Thought” as Want to Read:
Enlightenment and Action from Descartes to Kant: Passionate Thought
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Enlightenment and Action from Descartes to Kant: Passionate Thought

0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
This is the first book to trace systematically the philosophical origins and development of the idea that the improvement of human understanding requires public activity, through discussion of the work of Descartes, Hobbes, Locke, Spinoza, and Leibniz. Challenging the traditional views of 17th century philosophy and written in lucid, nontechnical language, it will be ...more
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published August 13th 2001 by Cambridge University Press (first published November 14th 1997)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Enlightenment and Action from Descartes to Kant, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Enlightenment and Action from Descartes to Kant

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-7)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Lydia
not relevant to my essay research, so read some but abandoned.
Tameca
Tameca marked it as to-read
Feb 23, 2013
Lynn
Lynn marked it as to-read
Jun 18, 2014
Nich P.K.
Nich P.K. marked it as to-read
Feb 18, 2014
Spectraz
Spectraz marked it as to-read
Feb 07, 2015
Renan Virginio
Renan Virginio marked it as to-read
Oct 15, 2015
Abeer
Abeer marked it as to-read
Oct 05, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book