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From Philo to Spinoza

Wolfson, Harry Austryn

From Philo to Spinoza

two studies in religious philosophy

by Wolfson, Harry Austryn

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Published by Behrman House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philo, of Alexandria.,
  • Spinoza, Benedictus de, 1632-1677.,
  • Religion -- Philosophy -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementHarry Austryn Wolfson ; introd. by Isadore Twersky.
    ContributionsWolfson, Harry Austryn, 1887-1974.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB689.Z7 W685 1977
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. ;
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4536041M
    ISBN 100874412625
    LC Control Number77001909

    The book Philo: Foundations of Religious Philosophy in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam (Structure and Growth of Philosophic Systems from Plato to Spinoza, Vol. 2) will bring you to definitely the new experience of reading any book. Structure and growth of philosophic systems from Plato to Spinoza ; 2. Structure and growth of philosophic systems from Plato to Spinoza ; 2 Format/Description: Book 2 volumes ; 23 cm. Subjects: Philo, of Alexandria. Philo, of Alexandria Local subjects: Philo, of Alexandria. Jewish philosophy -- .

    Is the Ethics, with its discussion of salvation and beatitude, fundamentally a “religious” book? F 11/ No new reading; summary discussion of Philo, Saadya, Maimonides, and Spinoza on providence and the problem of evil. SECOND PAPER DUE. UNIT TWO: SCRIPTURE, PROPHECY AND THE LAW. Week M 11/ Saadya, The Book of Beliefs and Opinions. Intégrales de Philo - SPINOZA, Ethique (Appendices aux parties I et IV) by André Comte-Sponville,Spinoza,Patrick Dupouey. INTEGRALES NUMERIQUES. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *.

    The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Benedictus de Spinoza (Spinoza, Benedictus de, ) Also found under: Spinoza, Benedict de, Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Spinoza, Benedictus de, Correspondence (from a two-volume Chief Works collection; London: G. Bell, ), trans. by R. H. M. Elwes (HTML at ).   For Spinoza, however, human beings are not substances, but finite modes. (Last week, I suggested that a mode is something like a wave on the sea, being a dependent, transient part of a .


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He is best known for his seminal work on the Jewish philosopher Philo, but was the author of an astonishing variety and quantity of other works on Crescas, Maimonides, Averroes, Spinoza, the Kalam, the Church Fathers, and the foundations of West4/5(4). From Philo to Spinoza: Two studies in religious philosophy Paperback – January 1, by From Philo to Spinoza book Austryn Wolfson (Author) › Visit Amazon's Harry Austryn Wolfson Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Author: Harry Austryn Wolfson. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wolfson, Harry Austryn, From Philo to Spinoza. New York: Behrman House, ©   From Philo to Spinoza by Wolfson, Harry Austryn,Behrman House edition, in English Share this book.

Facebook. Twitter. Pinterest. Embed. Edit. Last edited by Clean Up Bot. J | History. An edition of From Philo to Spinoza () From Philo to SpinozaPages: Spinoza (; second edition ; third edition ) is a book about Baruch Spinoza by the English philosopher Stuart Hampshire, in which the author introduces Spinoza's philosophy, comparing Spinoza's views to those of other philosophers such as René Descartes and Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, as well as to those of Sigmund Freud, the founder of : Stuart Hampshire.

Philosophy From Philo to Spinoza book For my readers who’d like to approach the world of philosophy for the first time, or for those of you that want to learn more, I’ve put together a list of my top philosophy books.

The list does not reflect any particular order. This list includes only books that I’ve read and is, [ ]. Spinoza is difficult, there's no question about it.

It is doubtful whether any philosopher really understands Spinoza. Wolfson, however, presents the most thorough account yet of Spinoza's reasoning. This is perhaps the most scholarly book on a single philosopher that I've come s: 6.

Baruch (de) Spinoza (/ b ə ˈ r uː k s p ɪ ˈ n oʊ z ə /; Dutch: [baːˈrux spɪˈnoːzaː]; Portuguese: [ðɨ ʃpiˈnɔzɐ]; born Baruch Espinosa; later as an author and a correspondent Benedictus de Spinoza, anglicized to Benedict de Spinoza; 24 November – 21 February ) was a Dutch philosopher of Portuguese Sephardi origin.

One of the early thinkers of the Enlightenment and. The book was a bit too much for tolerant but still Calvinist Holland, where it was denounced as blasphemous and dangerous. Steven Nadler's lucid book about Spinoza's shocking book takes its title from a contemporary pamphlet that described it as "a book forged in hell." Nadler's own book was forged in Madison, where he is a professor of.

Ethics, Demonstrated in Geometrical Order (Latin: Ethica, ordine geometrico demonstrata), usually known as the Ethics, is a philosophical treatise written in Latin by Benedictus de was written between and and was first published posthumously in The book is perhaps the most ambitious attempt to apply the method of Euclid in philosophy.

Spinoza can lead you to think differently about yourself and your life, about nature, about God, about freedom and about ethics. So perhaps the best reason for reading Spinoza’s Ethics is this: it is a book that may change your life.

Spinoza: Rationalist, Empiricist, Atheist, Radical. Spinoza (–77) is a philosopher of the seventeenth. This book has pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in ; this is a translation by R.H.M. Elwes. Description Considered one of the great rationalists of 17th-century philosophy, Spinoza's posthumous masterpiece Ethics, in which he opposed Descartes's mind–body dualism, has earned him recognition as one of Western.

• Wolfson, Harry Austryn. FROM PHILO TO SPINOZA: TWO STUDIES IN RELIGIOUS PHILOSOPHY. Behrman House, ISBN: ISBN Paperback, 12mo, 64 pages. Wolfson () was born in Belorussia, and emigrated to the Unites States in He attended Harvard, and then became a member of its faculty in Baruch Spinoza was a 19th century Dutch philosopher.

He is regarded as one of the most important philosophers in history for having laid the foundations of what came to be known as 18th century enlightenment. Spinoza was also responsible for introducing biblical criticism. Philo: Foundations of Religious Philosophy in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam: Structure and Growth of Philosophical Systems from Plato to Spinoza, 2, Fourth Printing, Revised avg rating — 3 ratings — published /5(14).

Baruch Spinoza's philosophy encompasses nearly every area of philosophical discourse, including metaphysics, epistemology, political philosophy, ethics, philosophy of mind, and philosophy of earned Spinoza an enduring reputation as one of the most important and original thinkers of the seventeenth century.

Samuel Shirley, who translated Spinoza's complete works into English, summed. "Fraenkel's brilliant book succeeds in changing the traditional paradigm for which Spinoza brings to a close the long tradition of philosophical reflection on religion, from Philo to the great late ancient and medieval Christian, Muslim, and Jewish theologians and s: 5.

Baruch de Spinoza or Benedictus de Spinoza (–) — as a highly controversial, influential and significant figure in the history of Western and Jewish thought — has been the subject of a vast amount of literature, including both philosophical and literary works in genres as diverse as fiction and nonfiction.

His life and philosophy have long attracted the attention of. This is an important book. I can see how Spinoza inspired the likes of Thomas Payne, and Albert Einstein, with his appeals to reason, and the intellect.

I have it 4 stars because of the 17th century wiring style, which makes it a laborious read, but over all a very interesting book. I recommend this to any who wish to understand western s: Books shelved as spinoza: Ethics by Baruch Spinoza, Spinoza: Practical Philosophy by Gilles Deleuze, Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Br.

Ethics Benedict Spinoza I: God A7: If a thing can be conceived as not existing then its essence doesn’t involve existence. Propositions 1: A substance is prior in nature to its states. This is evident from D3 and D5. 2: Two substances having different attributes have noth-ing in common with one another.

This is also evident from D3. For each. In his learned and thoughtful book Philosophical Religions from Plato to Spinoza: Reason, Religion, and Autonomy (), Carlos Fraenkel, Associate Professor of Philosophy and Judaic Studies at McGill University, aims, in his words, to lay the /5(2).This sweet little book really helped me understand Spinoza's "Ethics." Please note that I have never read any Næss in English, only in Norwegian, so I cannot vouch for the translations.

Edit: I just remembered this little book from Oxford University Press. It's also a pretty good "condensed introduction" to Spinoza that's worth checking out.