The Resource The nature of physical existence

The nature of physical existence

Label
The nature of physical existence
Title
The nature of physical existence
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leclerc, Ivor
Index
index present
LC call number
BD581
LC item number
.L37 1972
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Infinite
  • Matter
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Infini
  • Matière
  • Philosophie de la nature
  • Infinite
  • Matter
  • Philosophy of nature
  • Infini
  • Matière
  • Philosophie de la nature
  • Naturphilosophie
  • Infini
  • Matière
  • Philosophie de la nature
  • Naturphilosophie
Label
The nature of physical existence
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The concept of the infinite -- The problem of the infinite: the Aristotlian analysis -- Aristotle's doctrine of the infinite -- The changed concept of the infinite in medieval thought -- The new philosophy of the infinite of Nicolaus Cusanus -- The conception of the universe as infinite -- The concept of the physical -- The greek conception of the physical -- The concept of matter: Aristotelian hyle -- The concept of matter: medieval materia -- The concept of matter: renaissance conception of ensouled matter -- The concept of matter: early seventeenth-century conception of elementary bodies -- The modern concept of nature -- Matter, motion, and the concept of place -- Place, the void, and space -- The theory of atomism and the problems of the continuum -- The continuum, the physicals, and the mathematical -- Descartes' theory of the physical: res extensa -- Infinite place and the principle of motion -- Newton: the physical existent and the mathematical existent -- The modern conception of nature -- Prolegomena to a new concept of nature -- Matter, body, and extension -- Matter, motion, and substance -- Relation, action, and substance -- The physical existent and body -- The physical existent, simple and compound -- Physical existence, continunity, and discreteness -- Nature, the infinite, and the finite -- The philosophy of nature
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
3-381 pages
Isbn
9780041000337
Lccn
72194413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)524967
Label
The nature of physical existence
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The concept of the infinite -- The problem of the infinite: the Aristotlian analysis -- Aristotle's doctrine of the infinite -- The changed concept of the infinite in medieval thought -- The new philosophy of the infinite of Nicolaus Cusanus -- The conception of the universe as infinite -- The concept of the physical -- The greek conception of the physical -- The concept of matter: Aristotelian hyle -- The concept of matter: medieval materia -- The concept of matter: renaissance conception of ensouled matter -- The concept of matter: early seventeenth-century conception of elementary bodies -- The modern concept of nature -- Matter, motion, and the concept of place -- Place, the void, and space -- The theory of atomism and the problems of the continuum -- The continuum, the physicals, and the mathematical -- Descartes' theory of the physical: res extensa -- Infinite place and the principle of motion -- Newton: the physical existent and the mathematical existent -- The modern conception of nature -- Prolegomena to a new concept of nature -- Matter, body, and extension -- Matter, motion, and substance -- Relation, action, and substance -- The physical existent and body -- The physical existent, simple and compound -- Physical existence, continunity, and discreteness -- Nature, the infinite, and the finite -- The philosophy of nature
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
3-381 pages
Isbn
9780041000337
Lccn
72194413
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)524967

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