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Atoms and Void

  • Jasper Reid
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Part of the International Archives of the History of Ideas Archives internationales d'histoire des idées book series (ARCH, volume 207)

Abstract

A first stab at More’s account of the nature of physical reality, which consisted in a plenum of figureless atoms, maybe finite and maybe infinite—More vacillated on that particular question—with a vacuum possible but not actual.

Keywords

Empty Space Actual Division Corporeal World Infinite Divisibility Actual Infinity 
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© Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jasper Reid
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  1. 1.PhilosophyKing’s College LondonLondonUK

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