Ideas from 'Leibniz: Guide for the Perplexed' by Franklin Perkins [2007], by Theme Structure

[found in 'Leibniz: Guide for the Perplexed' by Perkins,Franklin [Continuum 2007,0-8264-8921-4]].

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1. Philosophy / C. History of Philosophy / 4. Later European Philosophy / b. Seventeenth century philosophy
Leibniz aims to give coherent rational support for empiricism
3. Truth / A. Truth Problems / 1. Truth
A truth is just a proposition in which the predicate is contained within the subject
9. Objects / B. Unity of Objects / 2. Substance / d. Substance defined
Substance needs independence, unity, and stability (for individuation); also it is a subject, for predicates