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The Force of Reason and the Logic of Force - R. Lee

The Force of Reason and the Logic of Force

By: R. Lee

Hardcover Published: 1st November 2004
ISBN: 9781403933669
Number Of Pages: 148

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The Force of Reason and the Logic of Force investigates the concept of force through various "episodes" in the history of philosophy. The author argues that force arises on the basis of the distinction of reality and mere appearance. The book looks at figures who reduce force to something other than itself as well as figures who develop a "logic of force" that allows them to trace the operation of force without such a reduction.

The Trouble with Force
Tracing the Logic of Force: Roger Bacon'sDe Multiplicatione Specierum
Creation, Order, and Violence in Thomas Aquinas
Albertus Magnus and Nicole Oresme on Force and Nature
Knowledge and Power in the Thought of Pierre d'Ailly
Hobbes' Logic of Force: The Phenomenon of Motion and the Capacities of Ratiocination
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ISBN: 9781403933669
ISBN-10: 1403933669
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 148
Published: 1st November 2004
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.3 x 16.41  x 1.4
Weight (kg): 0.32
Edition Number: 1