Vico: The First New Science (Cambridge Texts In The History Of Political Thought)
Publish Date: 2002-08-12
Author: Gianbattista Vico
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This account of the basic theme of Vico's mature philosophy explores the question of whether philosophical theories can ever be more than an intellectual expression of the underlying beliefs of an age. The first complete English translation of the 1725 text, Vico's The First New Science ia now accessible to a broad, new readership. It is accompanied by a glossary, bibliography, chronology of Vico's life and expository introduction.