The Natural philosophy of Emanuel Swedenborg A Study in the Conceptual Metaphors of the Mechanistic World-View /
Although Emanuel Swedenborg (1688<U+0013>1772) is commonly known for his spiritual philosophy, his early career was focused on natural science. During this period, Swedenborg thought the world was like a gigantic machine, following the laws of mechanics and geometry. This volume analyses this...
Springer Netherlands : Imprint: Springer,
|Series:||Studies in the History of Philosophy of Mind ;