1300 36 33 32

Among the great thinkers of modern times, only Spinoza (1632-77) created a complete system of philosophy that rivals Plato's. Few other thinkers have felt so strongly 'the desire to have a unitary view of the world and of man's place within it' - a desire that led Spinoza to make crucial contributions to every major philosophical topic: the nature of knowledge and freedom, the existence of God, ethics and politics, mind and matter, pleasure and perception. In this new edition of his classic Spinoza (1951), with substantial new material added, the late Sir Stuart Hamsphire offers a masterly introduction to a supreme thinker, and to his enormous influence on philosophy as it has been practised since.

Buy Spinoza and Spinozism book by Stuart Hampshire from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780199279531
ISBN-10: 0199279535
Format: Hardback
(224mm x 145mm x 19mm)
Pages: 264
Imprint: Clarendon Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 26-May-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Spinoza and Spinozism book by Stuart Hampshire and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Stuart Hampshire

Stuart Hampshire, (1914-2004) formerly Warden of Wadham College, Oxford, and Professor of Philosophy, Stanford University

Books By Author Stuart Hampshire

Freedom of Mind and Other Essays by Stuart Hampshire

Freedom of Mind and Other Essays

Paperback, February 2015
$58.50
Freedom of the Individual by Stuart Hampshire

Freedom of the Individual

Paperback, February 2015
$44.99
Spinoza and Spinozism by Stuart Hampshire

Spinoza and Spinozism

Paperback, May 2005
$55.76
Complete Works by Stuart Hampshire

The Complete Works

Hardback, April 2003
$37.80