Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
LeibnizProtestant Theologian$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Irena Backus

Print publication date: 2016

Print ISBN-13: 9780199891849

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2016

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199891849.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (oxford.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 24 September 2021

Introduction

Introduction

Chapter:
(p.1) Introduction
Source:
Leibniz
Author(s):

Irena Backus

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199891849.003.0001

The introduction sketches out the main themes that constitute the object of the present study and situates it in relation to the earlier scholarship on Leibniz and theology. It considers the studies of Pichler on Lutheranism and Baruzi on the Roman Catholic Church in particular. It draws attention to the fact that since the early 20th century new Leibniz manuscripts have surfaced that throw a new light on Leibniz’s theology and that a less general approach than that adopted by Pichler and Baruzi is sometimes more useful if we want to pinpoint certain specific features of Leibniz’s theological thinking. It also highlights the need to examine Leibniz’s theology in the light of his philosophy and vice versa.

Keywords:   Aloys Pichler, Jean Baruzi, Leibniz manuscripts

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .