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Bryan Magee talks to Anthony Quinton about Spinoza and Leibniz

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Alternate title:Great philosophers Spinoza and Leibniz
Spinoza and Leibniz
Summary:Anthony Quinton discusses the ideas of rationalist philosophers Spinoza and Leibniz. Examines Spinoza's belief in a pantheistic God who has matter and mind as two attributes, and who is the ultimate substance and explanation of the world. Also looks at how Leibniz sees the world as an infinity of things spritual, where everything is a phenomenon.
Contributor:Magee, Bryan
Quinton, Anthony
Provider:BBC Education & Training
British Broadcasting Corporation
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Rationalism
Spinoza, Benedictus de 1632-1677
Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm Freiherr von 1646-1716
Credits:Interviewer: Bryan Magee ; interviewee: Anthony Quinton.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Religion
Films@UM Browse terms:Religion, Philosophy
Collection:Films@UM
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