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Finitude, Infinity

in On Borrowed Time

Published by University of Chicago Press

Published in print December 2008 | ISBN: 9780226886015
Published online March 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780226886039 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7208/chicago/9780226886039.003.0007
Finitude, Infinity

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This chapter discusses conceptions of the finite and infinite through the works of Aristotle, Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, Blaise Pascal, Emily Dickinson, Hans Blumenberg, and Odo Marquard.

Keywords: Aristotle; Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz; Blaise Pascal; Emily Dickinson; Hans Blumenberg; Odo Marquard; time

Chapter.  5297 words. 

Subjects: Philosophy

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