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Giambattista Vico

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Giambattista Vico, the founder of the Vichian approach to understanding the world order was born in Napoli on 23 June of 1688 as a son of a Neapolitan bookseller.  During the time he was born Napoli was the fourth city in Europe after London, Paris, and Istanbul (Cox:2002:47).  Caravaggio, Bernini, Rosa, Telesio, Campanella were all Neapolitans.

March 24, 2008 - Posted by | Philosophers

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