Leibniz, System of
Leibniz, System of
A thorough overview of the life and views of Leibniz

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  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm — ▪ German philosopher and mathematician Introduction born July 1 [June 21, old style], 1646, Leipzig died November 14, 1716, Hannover, Hanover  German philosopher, mathematician, and political adviser, important both as a metaphysician and as a… …   Universalium

  • Leibniz, Gottfried Wilhelm — (1646–1716) German philosopher, mathematician, and polymath. Leibniz was born in Leipzig, where he attended university from the age of fifteen, and submitted a thesis for the degree of doctor of law at the age of twenty. In 1667 he entered the… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Leibniz — noun German philosopher and mathematician who thought of the universe as consisting of independent monads and who devised a system of the calculus independent of Newton (1646 1716) • Syn: ↑Leibnitz, ↑Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz, ↑Gottfried Wilhelm… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leibniz — Leibniz,   Gottfried Wilhelm, Mathematiker und Philosoph, * Leipzig 1. 7. 1646, ✝ Hannover 14. 11. 1716; Sohn eines Rechtsanwaltes und Professors; 1661 besuchte Leibniz die Universität in Leipzig, 1663 wechselte er nach Jena. Vier Jahre später… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Leibniz-Gymnasium Dortmund — Leibniz Gymnasium Schultyp Gymnasium Gründung 1952 Ort Dortmund Bundesland Nordrhein Westfalen Staat Deutschland Koordinaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Leibniz — Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Porträt von B. Chr. Francke, um 1700; Herzog Anton Ulrich Museum Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz (* 21. Junijul./ 1. Juli 1646greg. in Leipzig; † 14 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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