Natural Law and Laws of Nature in Early Modern Europe: Jurisprudence, Theology, Moral and Natural Philosophy
Lorraine Daston, Michael Stolleis
Ashgate Publishing, Ltd., Jan 1, 2009 - Law - 350 pages
This impressive volume is the first attempt to look at the intertwined histories of jurisprudence and science in early modern Europe. Taking an interdisciplinary approach these articles stimulate new debate in the areas of intellectual history and the history of philosophy, as well as the natural and human sciences in general.
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From Limits to Laws The Construction of the Nomological Image of Nature in Early Modern Philosophy
Expressing Natures Regularities and their Determinations in the Late Renaissance
The Legitimation of Law through God Tradition Will Nature and Constitution
The Concept of Natural Law in the Doctrine of Law and Natural Law of the Early Modern Era
Lex certa and ius certum The Search for Legal Certainty and Security
Crimen contra naturam
Natures Regularity in Some Protestant Natural Philosophy Textbooks 15301630
Natural Order and Divine Salvation Protestant Conceptions in Early Modern Germany 15501750
Leibnizs Concept of jus naturale and lex naturalis defined with geometric certainty
Controversies on Nature as Universal Legality 16801710
From Principles to Regularities Tracing Laws of Nature in Early Modern France and England
Unruly Weather Natural Law Confronts Natural Variability
In Search of the Newton of the Moral World The Intelligibility of Society and the Naturalist Model of Law from the End of the Seventeenth Century ...
Natural Law and Celestial Regularities from Copernicus to Kepler
The Approach to a Physical Concept of Law in the Early Modern Period A Comparison between Matthias Bernegger and Richard Cumberland
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