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Thomas Reid on the Animate Creation: Papers Relating to the Life Sciences

Edited By: Paul Wood and Thomas Reid

Edinburgh University Press

Hardback | Nov 1995 | #31327 | ISBN: 0748604596
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Study of the thought of this Scottish philosopher who wrote extensively on natural history. Includes his own papers (most previously unpublished) and commentary.

An important contribution not only to Reid studies but to our understanding of eighteenth-century science and its context. -- Anita Guerrini, University of California, Santa Barbara An important contribution not only to Reid studies but to our understanding of eighteenth-century science and its context.


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Biography

Paul Wood is a veteran of scholarship on the Scottish Enlightenment and has published particularly extensively on Reid. He has edited two volumes of (mainly) manuscripts in the Edinburgh Edition of Thomas Reid.

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