Christoph Lüthy: But were there any 'mechanical philosophers' besides Descartes?
|Wanneer:||wo 19-05-2010 15:15 - 17:00|
|Waar:||Faculty of Philosophy, Oude Boteringestraat 52, room Omega|
Lecture by prof. Christoph Lüthy (Radboud University, Nijmegen) organized by the department History of Philosophy of the Faculty.
We are accustomed to the idea that natural philosophy in the seventeenth century became 'mechanical', and that the 'mechanical philosophy' replaced the vitalistic and teleological reasoning of the Schools. Read more...Everbody welcome!