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Philosophy, technology and the arts in the early modern era

Paolo Rossi

Philosophy, technology and the arts in the early modern era

by Paolo Rossi

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Published by Harper & Row in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technology and civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published as "I filosofi e le macchine". Milano: Feltrinelli, 1962.

    Statementby Paolo Rossi ; translated (from the Italian) by Salvator Attanasio; edited by Benjamin Nelson.
    SeriesHarper torchbooks
    ContributionsNelson, Benjamin., Attanasio, Salvator.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB478
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii,195p. ;
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17398141M
    ISBN 100061314587

    It is an era that witnessed the emergence of theories and arguments that continue to animate the study of philosophy of mind, such as dualism, vitalism, materialism, and idealism. Covering pivotal figures in philosophy such as Descartes, Hobbes, Kant, Leibniz, Cavendish, and Spinoza, Philosophy of Mind in the Early Modern and Modern Ages. Next came the renaissance of philosophy where humanism came up against the burgeoning field of scientific study. Significant philosophers in this time and the early modern era include Machiavelli, Hobbes, Descartes, Locke, Berkeley and Hume who largely rejected scholasticism in favour of the pursuit of absolute, scientific truth.

      "Carlos Eire tells of how religious ideals brought about epochal change, in an era when religion was 'the very marrow of all social, economic, political, and cultural exchanges' Like the early modern era itself, Eire's book is both traditional in some respects and innovative in others."—Vincent Evener, Journal of World History. My work focuses on the history of Britain and the British Empire, particularly in the early modern period (loosely defined). My first book, The Company-State, is a political and intellectual history of the English East India Company in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

    The “modern” period in Western philosophy began in the seventeenth century In its primary sense, “modern” philosophy is contrasted with ancient and medieval philosophy Much of present-day philosophy can still be classified as “modern” (though some call it “post-modern”) The first two centuries of modern philosophyFile Size: 83KB.   What is Modern Art? Not to be confused with contemporary art, the “modern art” label refers to late 19th and early-to-mid 20th century produced during this time showcase artists’ interest in re-imagining, reinterpreting, and even rejecting traditional aesthetic values of preceding styles.


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Preface --Mechanical arts and philosophy in the sixteenth century --The idea of scientific progress --Philosophy, technics, and the history of the arts in the seventeenth century --Appendixes --The nature-art relationship and the machine of the world --Truth and utility in the science of Francis Bacon --The new science and the symbol of Prometheus.

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