Blaise Pascal: Selected full-text books and articles
Pensees Hackett, 2005PRIMARY SOURCE
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Infini Rien: Pascal's Wager and the Human Paradox Southern Illinois University Press, 1993
Pascal's Wager: Pragmatic Arguments and Belief in God Oxford University Press, 2006
Studies in Self-Interest: From Descartes to La Bruyere Clarendon Press, 1962
Librarian’s tip: Chap. VI "Pascal: Lettres Provinciales," Chap. VII "Pascal: Method," and Chap. VIII "Pascal: Pensees"
The History of Scepticism: From Savonarola to Bayle Oxford University Press, 2003 (Revised edition)
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 11 "Some Spiritual and Religious Answers to Scepticism and Descartes: Henry More, Blaise Pascal, and Quietists"
Fiction Refracts Science: Modernist Writers from Proust to Borges University of Missouri Press, 2005
Librarian’s tip: Chap. One "What the Modernists Knew about the History of Science from Pascal to Heisenberg"
Moments of Discovery Basic Books, vol.1, 1958
Librarian’s tip: "Blaise Pascal: 1623-1662: The Facts of Air Pressure Are Demonstrated by Experiment" begins on p. 351
Literature & Religion: Pascal, Gryphius, Lessing, Holderlin, Novalis, Kierkegaard, Dostoyevsky, Kafka Paragon House, 1991
FREE! Portraits of the Seventeenth Century, Historic and Literary Frederick Ungar Publishing, 1904
Librarian’s tip: Chap. VI "Pascal"
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