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The God of Spinoza

A Philosophical Study

by Richard Mason

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy Of Religion,
  • Western philosophy, c 1600 to c 1800,
  • Religious,
  • Philosophy Of The 16th And 17th Centuries,
  • Philosophy,
  • Religion,
  • Christian Theology - General,
  • History & Surveys - 17th/18th Century,
  • Philosophy / History, Criticism, Surveys,
  • Spinoza - Benedictus de - 1632-1677 - Views on God,
  • History & Surveys - General,
  • Christianity - Theology - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages286
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7750959M
    ISBN 10052166585X
    ISBN 109780521665858

    The Collected Works of Spinoza provides, for the first time in English, a truly satisfactory edition of all of Spinoza’s writings, with accurate and readable translations, based on the best critical editions of the original-language texts, done by a scholar who has published extensively on the philosopher’s work.. This first volume contains Spinoza’s single most important work, the. Spinoza argues that there can be only one substance—it consists “of infinite attributes, each of which expresses eternal and infinite essence”—which he calls God. (Props I & I) (Of particular interest is his second proof of Prop I in which he argues from the possibility of God’s existence to God’s necessary existence.)File Size: 25KB.

    Baruch Spinoza () Baruch Spinoza was one of the great philosophers of the age of Rationalism and a major influence thereafter, as on, paradoxically, both of the bitter enemies Arthur Schopenhauer and G.W.F. a Portuguese Jewish family that had fled to the relative tolerance of the Netherlands, one of the most famous things about Spinoza was his expulsion from the Dutch. Baruch Spinoza has books on Goodreads with ratings. Baruch Spinoza’s most popular book is Ethics.

      Alan Saunders: Today on The Philosopher's Zone, we meet Spinoza's god. Now that might seem an odd thing to do. Baruch Spinoza, one of the greatest philosophers of his day, was expelled from the. Get this from a library! The god of Spinoza: a philosophical study. [Richard Mason] -- "Spinoza has been called both a 'God-intoxicated man' and an atheist, both a pioneer of secular Judaism and a bitter critic of religion. This study brings together his fundamental philosophical.


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Book Description. This book is the fullest study in English to bring together Spinoza's fundamental philosophical thinking with his conclusions about God and religion. Spinoza was born a Jew but chose to live outside any religious community. He was deeply engaged both in traditional Hebrew learning and in contemporary physical by: Spinoza is today considered the Philosopher of Modern Times, as Aristotle was the Philosopher of Antiquity.

In spite of which, he remains the best known and least read of the great thinkers. The Book of God, one of his earliest works, came to light only a hundred years ago in Author: Benedictus de Spinoza, Dagobert D. Runes. Overall, this volume is an excellent exposition of Spinoza's thought about God and religion -- and it has some very interesting features.

For one thing, there's a full chapter devoted to figuring out just what Spinoza thought of Jesus -- a much-neglected topic/5(3). This book brings together Spinoza's fundamental philosophical thinking with his conclusions about God and religion. Spinoza was born a Jew but chose to live outside any religious community.

He was deeply engaged both in traditional Hebrew learning and in 4/5(9). Baruch Spinoza was a seventeenth-century Dutch philosopher who tried to reinvent religion – moving it away from something based on superstition and ideas of direct divine intervention to being a discipline that was far more impersonal, quasi-scientific and yet also, at all times, serenely consoling.

He isn’t the God of the Bible, the personal God of Spinoza’s own Jewish tradition, or of Christianity, the one whose job description includes. Matthew Stewart is the author of Nature's God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic,The Courtier and the Heretic: Leibniz, Spinoza, and the Fate of God in the Modern World and The Management Myth: Debunking the Modern Philosophy of Business.

He lives in Boston, Massachusetts/5(80). book of science and theology. but for Spinoza, reason, and not revelation, took precedence. Thus he sought to write a Book of Nature that would include the “path to salvation”[5] as dictates of nature itself.

Spinoza's “God, or Nature,” which equates the realm of the divine with the realm of theFile Size: KB. The Philosophy of Spinoza - Special Edition: On God, On Man, and On Man's Well Being by Baruch Spinoza, Joseph Ratner, et al. | out of 5 stars 2. This book is the fullest study in English for many years on the role of God in Spinoza's philosophy.

Spinoza has been called both a 'God-intoxicated man' and an atheist, both a pioneer of secular Judaism and a bitter critic of religion.

He was born a Jew but chose to live outside any religious community. He was deeply engaged both in traditional Hebrew learning and in contemporary physical 5/5(1).

This book brings together Spinoza's fundamental philosophical thinking with his conclusions about God and religion. Spinoza was born a Jew but chose to live outside any religious community. He was deeply engaged both in traditional Hebrew learning and in contemporary physical science. He emerges Price: $ Spinozism is the monist philosophical system of Baruch Spinoza that defines "God" as a singular self-subsistent Substance, with both matter and thought being attributes of such.

In a letter to Henry Oldenburg, Spinoza wrote: "as to the view of certain people that I identify god with nature, they are quite mistaken". For Spinoza, our universe is a mode under two attributes of Thought and Extension.

God. Ethics, Demonstrated in Geometrical Order (Latin: Ethica, ordine geometrico demonstrata), usually known as the Ethics, is a philosophical treatise written in Latin by Baruch 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.

Keywords: Spinoza, Ethics, substance, mode, Spinozism, metaphysics, God, religion Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service.

Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book. Books shelved as spinoza: Ethics by Baruch Spinoza, Spinoza: Practical Philosophy by Gilles Deleuze, Looking for Spinoza: Joy, Sorrow, and the Feeling Br. Spinoza is today considered the Philosopher of Modern Times, as Aristotle was the Philosopher of Antiquity.

In spite of which, he remains the best known and least read of the great thinkers. The Book of God, one of his earliest works, came to light only a hundred years ago in two slightly varying Dutch manuscripts.

Its youthful author lived in Brand: Philosophical Library/Open Road. Spinoza’s work: the Ethics begins with the definition and analyse of God, and the theological reflection is always present in each book of the Dutch philosopher. As a consequence, the understanding of God’s idea is the key of a good analyse of Spinoza’s system.

But this idea tackles two Size: KB. Spinoza's metaphysics consists of one thing, substance, and its modifications (modes). Early in The Ethics Spinoza argues that there is only one substance, which is absolutely infinite, self-caused, and calls this substance "God", or "Nature".In fact, he takes these two terms to be synonymous (in the Latin the phrase he uses is "Deus sive Natura").

The Seven Best Books on or by Spinoza. Lennox Johnson Janu Books Leave a Comment. This page contains a list of the best books on or by Spinoza.

Just to be clear, there is no single best book on Spinoza. The best book for you will depend on your preferred learning style and the amount of time that you want to spend reading about Spinoza.

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

One of the early thinkers of the Enlightenment and modern biblical criticism, including modern conceptions Education: Talmud Torah of Amsterdam, (withdrew). This book brings together Spinoza's fundamental philosophical thinking with his conclusions about God and religion.

Spinoza was born a Jew but chose to live outside any religious community. He was deeply engaged both in traditional Hebrew learning and in contemporary physical science. He emerges not as a rationalist precursor of the Enlightenment but as a thinker of the highest importance in.This book is the fullest study in English for many years on the role of God in Spinoza's philosophy.

Spinoza has been called both a 'God-intoxicated man' and an atheist, both a pioneer of secular Judaism and a bitter critic of religion. He was born a Jew but chose to live outside any religious community.5/5(2).Looking for books by Baruch Spinoza?

See all books authored by Baruch Spinoza, including The Portable Atheist: Essential Readings for the Non-believer, and Benedicti de Spinoza Ethica Ordine Geometrico Demonstrata: Ex Editione Operum Quoquot Reperta Sunt Quam Curaverant J. Van Vloten Et J. P. N. Land Seorsum Repetita (Classic Reprint), and more on