Blaise Pascal

[Revised entry by Desmond Clarke on March 18, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Pascal did not publish any philosophical works during his relatively brief lifetime. His status in French literature
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[Revised entry by Desmond Clarke on March 18, 2014. Changes to: Bibliography] Pascal did not publish any philosophical works during his relatively brief lifetime. His status in French literature today is based primarily on the posthumous publication of a notebook in which he drafted or recorded ideas for a planned defence of Christianity, the Pensees de M. Pascal sur la religion et sur quelques autres sujets (1670). Nonetheless, his philosophical commitments can be gleaned from...

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