Bayle--political writings by Jenkinson, Sally L.; Bayle, Pierre

By Jenkinson, Sally L.; Bayle, Pierre

Sally Jenkinson's masterful new choice from Bayle's Dictionnaire Historique et Critique offers the reader with a coherent course via Bayle's titanic paintings. Her authoritative translation, cautious textual content choice, and lucid advent may be welcomed by means of students and scholars of the historical past of principles, political concept, cultural heritage and French studies.


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Bayle dies at his desk on  December . Re´ponse aux questions d’un provincial, part . Published posthumously. An Historical and Critical Dictionary by Monsieur Bayle, London. Published posthumously.   xlix –: Jean Leclerc debates with Bayle in La Bibliothe`que choisie (beginning , vol. ). Leibniz responds to Bayle’s philosophic critique of theology, in Theodicy. Bibliography Further reading The following guide to further reading refers as far as possible to works in English even though many invaluable items are published in French, Italian, and other languages.

Works published before  Augustine () [ ], The City of God against the Pagans, ed. and tr. R. W. Dyson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Bayle, Pierre (c. ), Syste`me abre´ge´ de philosophie. In OD , pp. –. (), Critique ge´ne´rale de l’Histoire du Calvinisme de M. Maimbourg. In OD , pp. –. (–), Nouvelles de la Re´publique des Lettres. In OD , pp. – . (), Nouvelles lettres de l’auteur de la Critique Ge´ne´rale de l’Histoire du Calvinisme. In OD , pp.

Kansas: Lawrence. ), The Languages of Political Theory in Early Modern Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. –. Goubert, Pierre () [], The Ancien Regime: French Society –. London: Phoenix Giant. Greengrass, Mark (), France in the Age of Henry IV, nd edn. London and New York: Longman. Gros, J. M. ) (), pp. –. Gross, Paul R. (), The Flight from Science and Reason. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. Habermas, J. (), The Philosophical Discourse of Modernity, trans.

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