Gassendi


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Gassendi

(French ɡasɑ̃di)
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(Biography) Pierre. 1592–1655, French physicist and philosopher, who promoted an atomic theory of matter
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I then desired the governor to call up Descartes and Gassendi, with whom I prevailed to explain their systems to Aristotle.
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No lunar feature commemorates Mellan, but Pierre Gassendi, the scientist who asked him to make the drawings, has a splendid crater.
No se podria acusar a Marx de comenzar "haciendo metafisica" cuando "entre los padres fundadores de la ciencia moderna, Galileo, Descartes, Gassendi, Torricelli, encontramos mas bien la misma decision" (p.
Another was the French philosopher Pierre Gassendi, whose writings were especially prized by John Locke and Thomas Jefferson.
In particular, look to the seventeenth-century philosophers Rene Descartes, Pierre Gassendi, and G.
In the work of Mersenne and Gassendi, in particular, the supernatural is defended against appropriation by naturalists precisely by the construction of a model of nature bare of internal purposiveness.
Gassendi argued that the idea of a perfect thing can be derived from the idea of an imperfect thing by "removing its imperfections.
Scholars of philosophy consider ideas in Lennon's 1993 The Battle of the Gods and the Giants: The Legacies of Descartes and Gassendi, 1655-1715, which explored debates over a new metaphysics to support the new mechanical view of nature.
El tercer apartado de la obra presenta algunas objeciones a las que tuvo que enfrentarse Descartes por parte de sus contemporaneos, destacando a Mersenne y Gassendi, y las respuestas por parte del propio Descartes.
Father Pierre Gassendi (1592-1655), philosopher, mathematician, and astronomer, produced a Christianized atomism that allowed for the spirit of God, and the human rational soul.