Studies on Locke: Sources, Contemporaries, and Legacy

  • G.A.J. Rogers
  • Sarah Hutton
  • Paul Schuurman

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About this book

Introduction

This collection of new essays on John Locke by a constellation of leading Locke scholars focuses on his philosophy, biography, sources and influence. The topics discussed here include his theory of ideas, his debt to Stoicism, his relations the Dry Club and with his translator, Pierre Coste, and the hitherto overlooked critique by Thomas Beconsall. A major emphasis of the collection is the relationship between Locke and seventeenth-century philosophers, Descartes, Hobbes, Cudworth, Bayle, Malebranche and Leibniz. The coverage of Locke’s legacy extends to into the eighteenth-century legacy as far as Rousseau and Kant

Keywords

Immanuel Kant John Locke Kant René Descartes Rousseau eighteenth century metaphysics philosophy seventeenth century

Authors and affiliations

  • G.A.J. Rogers
  • Sarah Hutton
    • 1
  • Paul Schuurman
    • 2
  1. 1.University of WalesAberystwyth
  2. 2.Erasmus UniversiteitRotterdam

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-8325-9
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-8324-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4020-8325-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0066-6610
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