Early Modern Philosophy

Recent Publications on Women Philosophers

Women and Liberty 1600 -1800 ed. J. Broad and K Detlefsen. This is an outstanding book, introducing a range of philosophers in clear and engaging essays. This would be very useful for stimulating ideas about how to introduce these thinkers into courses on free will, for instance.

British Philosophy in the Seventeenth Century by Sarah Hutton.  NDPR Review

The Correspondence Between Princess Elisabeth of Bohemia and René Descartes , edited and translated by Lisa Shapiro. This is a complete and annotated collection of the correspondence. NDPR Review

Early Modern Women on Metaphysics edited by Emily Thomas. NDPR Review

Sophie de Grouchy letters translated and edited by Sandrine Berges as Podcasts.

Talk given by Eileen O’Neil, author of “Disappearing Ink”.