This category needs an editor. We encourage you to help if you are qualified.
Volunteer, or read more about what this involves.
Related categories

15 found
Order:
  1. The Chemical Philosophy of Robert Boyle: Mechanicism, Chymical Atoms, and Emergence.Marina P. Banchetti - 2020 - Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
    This book examines the way in which Robert Boyle seeks to accommodate his complex chemical philosophy within the framework of a mechanistic theory of matter. More specifically, the book proposes that Boyle regards chemical qualities as properties that emerged from the mechanistic structure of chymical atoms. Within Boyle’s chemical ontology, chymical atoms are structured concretions of particles that Boyle regards as chemically elementary entities, that is, as chemical wholes that resist experimental analysis. Although this interpretation of Boyle’s chemical philosophy has (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  2. Making a Mingle Mangle. [REVIEW]Jonathan Egid - 2019 - Times Literary Supplement 6071:24.
  3. The Oxford Handbook of British Philosophy in the Seventeenth Century.Peter R. Anstey (ed.) - 2013 - Oxford University Press.
    These far-reaching essays discuss not only central debates and canonical authors from Francis Bacon to Isaac Newton, but also explore less well-known figures and topics from the period.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  4. An Interview with John Dunn.Gulsen Seven - 2012 - International Political Anthropology 5 (2):179-196.
    Remove from this list  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  5. Regimens of the Mind: Boyle, Locke, and the Early Modern Cultura Animi Tradition.Sorana Corneanu - 2011 - University of Chicago Press.
    Francis Bacon and the art of direction -- An art of tempering the mind -- The distempered mind and the tree of knowledge -- A comprehensive culture of the mind -- The end of knowledge -- The study of nature as regimen -- Cultura and medicina animi: an early modern tradition -- The physician of the soul -- Sources -- Genres -- Utility: practical versus speculative knowledge -- Self-love and the fallen/uncultured mind -- The office of reason -- Passions, errors, (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   10 citations  
  6. Williams.Catherine Wilson - 2009 - In Christopher Belshaw & Gary Kemp (eds.), 12 Modern Philosophers. Wiley-Blackwell.
    This paper discusses the contributions of Bernard Williams to Moral and Political Philosophy.
    Remove from this list  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   1 citation  
  7. Book Review: Absent Minds: Stephan Collini, Absent Minds: Intellectuals in Britain. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006. X + 526 Pp. ISBN 0-19-929105-5. [REVIEW]Christopher Lawrence - 2008 - History of the Human Sciences 21 (3):129-135.
  8. A Survey of British Epistemology.Ray Scott Percival - 2006 - In Anthony Grayling, Andrew Pyle & Naomi Goulder (eds.), Continuum Encyclopaedia of British Philosophy. Thoemmes Continuum. pp. 999-1007.
  9. John Macmurray: Selected Philosophical Writings.Esther Mcintosh (ed.) - 2004 - Exeter, UK: Imprint Academic.
    The philosophy of John Macmurray is only now receiving the attention it deserves. It is in the contemporary climate of dissatisfaction with individualism that Macmurray's emphasis on the relations of persons has come to the fore. Moreover, Macmurray's recognition of the central importance of acknowledging human embodiment is being favourably received by a wide range of fields, which includes philosophers, theologians and psychologists.Macmurray's overriding concern is to present an adequate account of the person and of personal relationships. Nevertheless, he is (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (2 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   1 citation  
  10. English Philosophy in the Age of Locke.M. A. Stewart (ed.) - 2000 - Oxford University Press.
    Investigating key issues in English philosophical, political, and religious thought in the second half of the seventeenth century, this book presents a set of new and intriguing essays on the topics. Particular emphasis is given to the interaction between philosophy and religion among leading political thinkers of the period; connections between philosophical debate on personhood, certainty, and the foundations of faith; and new conceptions of biblical exegesis.
    Remove from this list   Direct download  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  11. The British Moralists and the Internal 'Ought': 1640–1740.Stephen Darwall - 1995 - Cambridge University Press.
    This book is a major work in the history of ethics, and provides the first study of early modern British philosophy in several decades. Professor Darwall discerns two distinct traditions feeding into the moral philosophy of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. On the one hand, there is the empirical, naturalist tradition, comprising Hobbes, Locke, Cumberland, Hutcheson, and Hume, which argues that obligation is the practical force that empirical discoveries acquire in the process of deliberation. On the other hand, there is (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   21 citations  
  12. My Station and Its Duties.Marina Paola Banchetti - 1992 - Idealistic Studies 22 (1):11-27.
    Henry Sidgwick sought to interpret F.H. Bradley’s ethics, as presented in Ethical Studies, in fundamentally Aristotelian terms. Sidgwick “found it ‘natural’ to think of self-realization as the ‘realization or development into act of the potentialities constituting the definite formed character of an individual’.” In this paper, I want to demonstrate that, rather than giving the work of Bradley an Aristotelian interpretation, as Sidgwick sought to do, one should focus on studying the Hegelian influences on and the historicist aspects of Ethical (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (4 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  13. Seventeenth-Century British Philosophers.V. C. Chappell (ed.) - 1992 - Garland.
    Remove from this list  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  14. The ‘New Experimental Philosophy’: The Royal Society in the Twentieth Century - An Interview with Sir George Porter.Ian Thompson & Daniel Caute - 1987 - Cogito 1 (2):1-4.
    Sir George Porter is one of the country's leading scientists. In 1967 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for his work on the chemistry of molecular synthesis caused by light. He is currently President of both the Royal Society and is immediate Past President of the British Association for the Advancement of Science.
    Remove from this list   Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark  
  15. The History of Science in Britain: A Personal View.David M. Knight - 1984 - Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie 15 (2):343-353.
    Summary Historians of science in Britain lack a firm institutional base. They are to be found scattered around in various departments in universities, polytechnics and museums. Their history over the last thirty-five years can be seen as a series of flirtations with those in more-established disciplines. Beginning with scientists, they then turned to philosophers, moving on to historians and then to sociologists: from each of these affairs something was learned, and the current interest determined which aspects of the history of (...)
    Remove from this list   Direct download (3 more)  
     
    Export citation  
     
    Bookmark   1 citation