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A theoretical inquiry into the fundamental principles of political philosophy. This edition offers a translation by Samuel Shirley and a prefactory essay by Douglas Den Uyl that discusses why this work deserves the attention of contemporary scholars. It also features complete indexes of names and terms, substantial bibliography and more.
Paperback, 193 pages
Published January 1st 2003 by Hackett Publishing Company
(first published 1675)
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Aug 29, 2013 ehk2 rated it 2 of 5 stars · review of another edition
"İnsanlar akıldan ziyade kör arzuyla davranırlar" (s.16). Peki, bu kadar doğru öncüllerden, Makyavelli ve Hobbes'dan bu kadar etkilenmiş bir düşünceden, nasıl bu denli 'rasyonel', akılcı, en ufak detayına dek belirlenmiş bir kurguya dayalı bir siyaset beklenebilir! Sanırım bu Spinoza hakkında genel bir sorunsal. Etika'yı okumak lazım.
Baruch Spinoza (/bəˈruːk spɪˈnoʊzə/; born Benedito de Espinosa; 24 November 1632 – 21 February 1677, later Benedict de Spinoza) was a Dutch philosopher. The breadth and importance of Spinoza's work was not fully realized until many years after his death. By laying the groundwork for the 18th-century Enlightenment and modern biblical criticism, including modern conceptions of the self and, arguably ...moreMore about Baruch Spinoza...