PHIL 517 - Topics in the History of Philosophy
Section: 001 Spinoza
Term: WN 2007
Subject: Philosophy (PHIL)
Department: LSA Philosophy
Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing.
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

In The Radical Enlightenment (2001) Jonathan Israel wrote that “the question of Spinozism is… indispensable to any proper understanding of Early Enlightenment thought.” This course will look at two works — Spinoza’s Theological-Political Treatise (1670) and his Political Treatise (1677) — which strongly influenced the Enlightenment critique of traditional views in religion and politics. For further information see the professor’s website:

PHIL 517 - Topics in the History of Philosophy
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001 (SEM)
9Graduate Standing
M 7:00PM - 9:00PM
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