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Providence Lost

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$41.00 • £32.95 • €37.00

ISBN 9780674031531

Publication Date: 11/15/2008


384 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches


  • Introduction
  • Euripides, Philosopher of the Stage
  • The World of Men and Gods
  • Agreeing with Nature: Fate and Providence in Stoic Ethics
  • Augustine: Divine Justice and the “Ordering” of Evil
  • The Philosopher and the Princess: Descartes and the Philosophical Life
  • Living with Necessity: Spinoza and the Philosophical Life
  • Designer Worlds
  • Providence as Progress
  • Providence Lost
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Further Reading
  • Index

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