|190 KEN (Browse shelf)
|190 GOT Dream of enlightenment : the rise of modern.
|190 JAS Uncertainty
|190 JAY Reason after its eclipse : on late critical theory
|190 KEN Rise of modern philosophy
|190 KEN Enlightenment : a very brief history
|190 KIE Concept of irony : with continual reference to Socrates
|190 LYO Differend
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Sir Anthony Kenny's engaging new history of Western philosophy now advances into the modern era. "The Rise of Modern Philosophy" is the fascinating story of the emergence, from the early sixteenth to the early nineteenth century, of great ideas and intellectual systems that shaped modern thought. Kenny introduces us to some of the world's most original and influential thinkers, and shows us the way to an understanding of their famous works.