The Return of Scepticism

From Hobbes and Descartes to Bayle

  • Gianni Paganini

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. The English Context: From Hobbes to Locke

  3. Descartes and His Context

  4. Post-Cartesian Ramifications

  5. Politics and Religion

  6. Scepticism and Sciences

  7. Bayle’s Age

  8. After Bayle: Scepticism and Anti-Scepticism

  9. Back Matter
    Pages 475-495

About this book


Artes Galileo Galilei Henry More John Locke Montaigne Nicolas Malebranche Philosophie Pierre Bayle Plato René Descartes Thomas Hobbes freedom history of ideas

Editors and affiliations

  • Gianni Paganini
    • 1
  1. 1.Università del Piemonte OrientaleVercelliItaly

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2003
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-6315-1
  • Online ISBN 978-94-017-0131-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0066-6610
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