Antedating of "Determinism"

Stephen Goranson goranson at DUKE.EDU
Wed Jul 26 15:11:02 UTC 2006

Quoting Fred Shapiro <fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU>:

>> [....] In any case, if I may note
>> or suggest it, sometimes a little more context helps a lot, and is
>> appreciated,
>> at least by me. Thanks.
> I assume Charles Doyle's posting of an earlier citation makes the precise
> meaning of the word in my posting moot?

Though I would hesitate to say that one oddly-translated antedating makes the
other's meaning moot (I'm interested in antedating, but also in context,
trajectory, and tradents), I will say that I found that both cases concern
Johann Heinrich Jung-Stilling, which clarifies sufficiently for me. Thanks.

Stephen Goranson

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