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A brief disquisition of the law of nature according to the principles and method laid down in the Reverend Dr. Cumberland"s (now Lord Bishop of Peterboroughs) Latin treatise on that subject. As also his confutations of Mr. Hobbs"s principles put into another method. With the Right Reverend author"s approbation by James Tyrrell

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Published by printed, and are to be sold by William Rogers, at the Sun over against St. Dunstan"s Church in Fleet-street in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cumberland, Richard, -- 1631-1718. -- Early works to 1800,
  • Hobbes, Thomas, -- 1588-1679 -- Early works to 1800,
  • Philosophy -- Early works to 1800

Book details:

Edition Notes

GenreEarly works to 1800
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2084:11
ContributionsCumberland, Richard, 1631-1718.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[98], 396, [4] p
Number of Pages396
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15423307M

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Hobbes, Thomas, A brief disquisition of the law of nature: according to the principles and method laid down in the Reverend Dr. Cumberland's (now Lord Bishop of Peterborough's) Latin treatise on that subject: as also his confutations of Mr. Hobb's principles put into another method: with the Right Reverend author's approbation. James Tyrrell, who had urged John Locke to publish something similar, produced an English abridgement of the work (with Cumberland’s approval) under the title A Brief Disquisition of the Law of Nature (). Cumberland’s combination of positive theory and anti-Hobbesian critique ensured that the work would continue to find an audience. A Brief Disquisition of the Law of Nature was an English abridgment of Richard Cumberland's De legibus naturae. Bibliothetica politica was a huge compendium of . A Treatise of the Laws of Nature, originally titled De Legibus Naturae, first appeared in as a theoretical response to a range of issues that came together during the late s. It conveyed a conviction that science might offer an effective means of demonstrating both the contents and the obligatory force of the law of nature.