The judicial persona in historical context: the case of Matthew Hale

@inproceedings{Saunders2006TheJP,
  title={The judicial persona in historical context: the case of Matthew Hale},
  author={D. Saunders},
  year={2006}
}
In this groundbreaking collection of essays the history of philosophy appears in a fresh light, not as reason's progressive discovery of its universal conditions, but as a series of unreconciled disputes over the proper way to conduct oneself as a philosopher. By shifting focus from the philosopher as proxy for the universal subject of reason to the philosopher as a special persona arising from rival forms of self-cultivation, philosophy is approached in terms of the social office and… Expand
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