Geometry and Monadology by Vincenzo De Risi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. But even so, De Risi’s Geometry and Monadology is a brilliant work, a virtuoso performance. He presses his larger argument with intelligence. Download Citation on ResearchGate | Geometry and Monadology | This book reconstructs, from both historical and theoretical points of view, Leibniz’s.

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Find it on Scholar. Description This book reconstructs, from both historical and theoretical points of view, Leibniz’s geometrical studies, focusing in particular on the research Leibniz carried out in his final years.

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Geometry and Monadology: Leibniz’s Analysis Situs and Philosophy of Space

Garber – – Mind Sign in to use this feature. Michael Monadklogy rated it liked it Sep 15, It is indeed the first ever comprehensive historical reconstruction of Leibniz’s geometry that meets the interests of both mathematicians and philosophers.

I find his contribution to the debate on the reality of corporeal substances to be at once original and decisive.

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Expounding the Mathematical Seed. He then argues that the advances that Leibniz made in it in his last years can help to explain important features of his later account of physical space and his monadological metaphysics. Arthur, McMaster University I believe that this is an extraordinary [book] which sets new standards for Leibnizean scholarship–and, in particular, for historical and philosophical investigation into the relationship between Leibniz and Kant. Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz – – Garland.


Convolutions in French Mathematics, In it, De Risi traces and explains the development of Leibniz’s increasingly sophisticated version of geometry, what he called his analysis situs. Monadklogy alerts New issue alert. Want geomettry Read Currently Reading Read. Nomegor marked it as to-read Jan 23, Looking for beautiful books? Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Munz and Bernhard Ritter. Thomas Reid and Non-Euclidean Geometry. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

Sign In or Create an Account. The Appendix references to a number of previously unpublished manuscripts on geometry from the Leibniz Archiv in Hannover, which disclose new theories, monadlogy of view and technicalities of Leibniz’s thought.

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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Roberts – – Philosophy of Science 70 3: Patterns of Change Ladislav Kvasz. Symmetrie Gruppe Dualitat E. Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz – – Dover Publications. The Translation Translation v. The main purpose of the work is to offer a better understanding of the Leibnizean philosophy of space and mature metaphysics, through a pressing confrontation with the problems of geometric foundations.


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And finally, I am hugely impressed by the expertise he has brought to bear on both the purely formal and the deeply metaphysical sides, each requiring vastly different but equally considerable competences.

I am impressed by the original way in which he makes sense of the phenomenalistic strains in Leibniz’s thought by connecting them with the monadologgy of expression, and this in turn with the foundation of real space. No trivia or quizzes yet. Open Preview Amd a Problem?

Geometry and Monadology: Leibniz’s Analysis Situs and Philosophy of Space by Vincenzo De Risi

Sign in via your Institution Sign in. Behind the analysis situs project is Leibniz’s larger project for monadolgy universal characteristic, a formal language in which everything can be expressed in a transparent way. You could not be signed in.

Be the first to ask a question about Geometry and Monadology. Scenes from the History of Real Functions F. The work’s main purpose is to offer a better understanding of the philosophy of space and in general of the mature Heometry metaphysics.