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Concepts of Nature: Ancient and Modern (2016)

Concepts of Nature: Ancient and Moderneds.  R. J. Snell and Steven F. McGuire

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“Concepts of Nature compare and contrast classical, medieval, and modern conceptions of nature in order to better understand how and why the concept of nature no longer seems to provide a limit or standard for human action. These essays also evaluate whether a rearticulation of pre-modern ideas (or perhaps a reconciliation or reconstitution on modern terms) is desirable and/or possible.”