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Title Fiction and the frontiers of knowledge in Europe, 1500-1800 / edited by Richard Scholar and Alexis Tadié
Imprint Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, c2010
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  PN710 F448 2010    AVAILABLE    30530001186105
 Chinese Lit.&Phi. Lib.  740.241 F445    AVAILABLE    30580003188732
Descript x, 159 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction / Richard Scholar and Alexis Tadié -- Poetic fiction and natural philosophy in humanist Italy: Fracostoro's use of myth in Syphilis / Isabelle Pantin -- 'Si faut-il voir si cette belle philosophie...': the language of fiction in Montaigne, Corneille, and Pascal / Wes Williams -- Fictions across disciplines in seventeenth-century France / Isabelle Moreau -- Elements of fiction in Hobbes's system of philosophy / Luc Foisneau -- The making of the modern philosopher: fictions of philosophical identity in Locke and Hume / Robert Mankin -- Philosophy, ethics, and the work of fiction: Diderot's answer to Molyneux's question / Kate E. Tunstall -- The Terror as a legal fiction / Anne Simonin
Subject European literature -- Renaissance, 1450-1600 -- History and criticism
European literature -- 17th century -- History and criticism
European literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism
Fiction -- History and criticism
Literature -- Philosophy
Literature and science
Politics and literature
Law and literature
Alt Author Tadié, Alexis, 1963-
Scholar, Richard
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