Les usages philosophiques de Montaigne du XVIe au XXIe siècle /

In a famous manuscript addition of the Exemplaire de Bordeaux des Essaisand while he has abandoned all public ambition, Montaigne declares without appeal, "I am not a philosopher." At the same time, however, he presents himself as a new philosopher, even as a dissident in the history of ph...

Full description

Saved in:
Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator:Desan, Philippe, author.
Imprint:Paris : Hermann Éditeurs, [2018]
Description:464 pages : 1 illustration ; 23 cm.
Language:French
Series:Collection "Hermann Philosophie"
Philosophie (Hermann (Firm))
Subject:Montaigne, Michel de, -- 1533-1592 -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses.
Montaigne, Michel de, -- 1533-1592.
Philosophers -- France -- Criticism and interpretation -- Congresses.
Philosophers.
France.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11465264
Hidden Bibliographic Details
ISBN:9782705695354
2705695354
Notes:International conference held in Paris the 16 and 17th December 2016
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary:In a famous manuscript addition of the Exemplaire de Bordeaux des Essaisand while he has abandoned all public ambition, Montaigne declares without appeal, "I am not a philosopher." At the same time, however, he presents himself as a new philosopher, even as a dissident in the history of philosophy: "New figure: a philosopher unpremeditated and fortuitous! Who can believe between these two Montaigne? This hesitation is symptomatic of a tormented philosophical posterity. Sometimes regarded as a full-fledged philosopher - the forerunner of modernity - and sometimes as a disorganized or even incoherent thinker, Montaigne enjoyed a reception that was far from being a long calm river. This volume is specifically intended to trace the "philosophical uses" of Montaigne throughout the centuries--Translation of page 4 of cover.

Regenstein, Bookstacks

Loading map link
Holdings details from Regenstein, Bookstacks
Call Number: PQ1643 .B54 2018 c.1
c.1 Available Scan and Deliver Request for Pickup Need help? - Ask a Librarian
Notes:
  • DOWL