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By Daniel Garber

Oxford reviews in Early smooth Philosophy is an annual sequence, proposing a range of the simplest present paintings within the historical past of early glossy philosophy. It makes a speciality of the 17th and eighteenth centuries--the striking interval of highbrow flourishing that starts off, very approximately, with Descartes and his contemporaries and ends with Kant. It additionally publishes papers on thinkers or pursuits outdoors of that framework, supplied they're vital in illuminating early sleek thought.

The articles in OSEMP might be of significance to experts in the self-discipline, however the editors additionally intend that they need to entice a bigger viewers of philosophers, highbrow historians, and others who're attracted to the advance of contemporary thought.

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