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Format: Book- Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780729401838
ISBN-10: 0729401839
Author: Ed: Theodore Besterman
Publication Date: 01-Jan-1972
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Table of Contents: Mara Vamos, Pascal's pensées and the Enlightenment: the roots of a misunderstanding 

Preface by Otis Fellows 

I. Introduction 

II. The Pensées: a forgotten book 

III. The serenely unctuous pensées 

IV. The riddle of the pensées 

V. Order 

VI. The omitted thoughts 

VII. Structural modifications 

VIII. Stylistic modifications 

IX. Conclusion 

Appendix I. Concordance 

Appendix II. List of social and political pensées 

Emita B. Hill, The Role of 'le monstre' in Diderot's thought 

Part I. Physical monsters in nature 

I. The problem of the presence of monsters in nature 

II. Monsters and materialism: the early works 

III. Monsters and materialism in the Rêve de d'Alembert 

Part II. Human nature and the moral monster 

IV. In defense of human nature 

V. The Neveu de Rameau: a moral monster 

Part III. Monsters and the monstrous deed in Diderot's aesthetic theory 

VI. The monster in art 

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