The Monadology

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz

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The Monadology is one of Gottfried Leibniz's best known works representing his later philosophy. It is a short text which sketches in some 90 paragraphs a metaphysics of simple substances, or monads. In it, he offers a new solution to mind and matter interaction by means of a pre-established harmony expressed as the 'Best of all possible worlds' form of optimism.

This book has 16 pages in the PDF version, and was originally published in 1714;this translation by Robert Latta, 1898.

Production notes: This ebook of The Monadology was published by Global Grey in 2018.

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