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The best of all possible worlds : a story of philosophers, God, and evil, Steven Nadler

Label
The best of all possible worlds : a story of philosophers, God, and evil
Title
The best of all possible worlds
Title remainder
a story of philosophers, God, and evil
Statement of responsibility
Steven Nadler
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the development of modern philosophical and religious thought as influenced by the friendship shared by German philosopher and mathematician Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz and philosopher-theologians Antoine Arnauld and Nicolas de Malebranche, who in spite of disparate views shared a passionate concern about the resolution of evil
Writing style
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298329
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nadler, Steven M.
Dewey number
190.9/032
Index
index present
LC call number
B801
LC item number
.N33 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Philosophy, Modern
  • Good and evil
  • God
  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm
  • Malebranche, Nicolas
  • Arnauld, Antoine
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a story of philosophers, God, and evil
Label
The best of all possible worlds : a story of philosophers, God, and evil, Steven Nadler
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0822/2008029143.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leibniz in Paris -- Philosophy on the Left Bank -- Le Grand Arnauld -- Theodicy -- The kingdoms of nature and grace -- "Touch the mountains and they smoke" -- The eternal truths -- The specter of Spinoza
Control code
13656211
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 300 pages
Isbn
9780374229986
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008029143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn216941701
  • (OCoLC)216941701
Label
The best of all possible worlds : a story of philosophers, God, and evil, Steven Nadler
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0822/2008029143.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-285) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Leibniz in Paris -- Philosophy on the Left Bank -- Le Grand Arnauld -- Theodicy -- The kingdoms of nature and grace -- "Touch the mountains and they smoke" -- The eternal truths -- The specter of Spinoza
Control code
13656211
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 300 pages
Isbn
9780374229986
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008029143
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn216941701
  • (OCoLC)216941701

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