Modern Classical Philosophers: Selections Illustrating Modern Philosophy from Bruno to Bergson

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CONTENTS
PAGE
CHAPTER
I. GIORDANO BRUNO (1548-1600)
CONCERNING THE CAUSE, THE PRINCIPLE, AND THE ONE1-23

Translated from the Italian by Josiah Royce and Katharine Royce.

SECOND DIALOGUE1
II. FRANCIS BACON (1561-1626)
NOVUM ORGANUM24-56
"THE IDOLS"24
"INDUCTION"48
III. THOMAS HOBBES (1588-1679)
LEVIATHAN57-100
PART I. OF MAN
CHAP. 1. OF SENSE57
CHAP. II. OF IMAGINATION59
CHAP. III. OF THE CONSEQUENCE OR TRAIN OF IMAGINATIONS64
CHAP. V. OF REASON AND SCIENCE69
CHAP. VI. OF VOLUNTARY MOTIONS COMMONLY CALLED PASSIONS76
CHAP. XIII. OF THE NATURAL CONDITION OF MANKIND80
CHAP. XIV. OF THE FIRST AND SECOND NATURAL LAWS AND OF CONTRACTS84
CHAP. XV. OF OTHER LAWS OF NATURE88
PART II. OF COMMONWEALTH
CHAP. XVII. OF THE CAUSES, GENERATION, AND DEFINITION OF A COMMONWEALTH96
IV. RENÉ DESCARTES (1596-1650)
DISCOURSE ON METHOD. (Parts I-II)101-116

Translated from the French by John Veitch.

MEDITATIONS ON THE FIRST PHILOSOPHY117-147

Translated from the French by John Veitch.

MEDITATION I. OF THE THINGS OF WHICH WE MAY DOUBT117
MEDITATION II. OF THE NATURE OF THE HUMAN MIND122
MEDITATION III. OF GOD, THAT HE EXISTS132

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