Brill's studies in intellectual history ; v. 180.
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Plato's dualism : the cosmos as active and passive power / Juhani Pietarinen The active principle in stoic philosophy / Havard Lokke Plotinus on act and power / Eyjolfur Kjalar Emilsson Power and activity in early medieval philosophy / Tomas Ekenberg Power and possibility in Thomas Aquinas / Andreas Schmidt Causal power in Descartes' mind-body union / Juhani Pietarinen De novo creat : Descartes on action, interaction, and continuous creation / Timo Kajamies Motion and reason : Hobbes's difficulties with the idea of active power / Juhani Pietarinen Spinoza's actualist model of power/ valtteri viljanen Leibniz on force, activity, and passivity / Arto Repo and Valtteri Viljanen Kant on force and activity / Arto Repo and Hemmo Laiho Differences that are none : Hegel's theory of force in the phenomenology of spirit / Andreas Schmidt Schopenhauer's twofold dynamism / Valtteri Viljanen.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.