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    Rights statement: This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in British Journal for the History of Philosophy Volume 23, Issue 6, on 14/01/2016, available online:http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/09608788.2015.1111191

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1023-1032
Number of pages10
JournalBritish Journal for the History of Philosophy
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 14 Jan 2016


This introductory overview comprises (i) a brief account of Leibniz's own monadology; (ii) a discussion of the reception of his philosophy up to Kant; and (iii) a short overview of the monadologies developed after Kant's first Critique, made via a summary of key points raised in this guest issue, highlighting recurrent themes, which include questions of historiography.

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  • Leibniz, monadologies, introduction, pluralism, metaphysics

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