# Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Essays

### The Conception of God in Descartes and Leibniz Anonymous

#### Philosophical Essays and Texts of Leibniz

René Descartes and Gottfried Leibniz both espouse belief in a God that is infinitely powerful, infinitely knowledgeable and infinitely benevolent. Nonetheless, Descartes and Leibniz differently structure the hierarchy of those three defining...

### Can Leibniz satisfactorily account for contingency? AnonymousCollege

#### Philosophical Essays and Texts of Leibniz

Throughout the Discourse on Metaphysics and the Letters to Arnauld , specifically, Leibniz embarks on an exploration of necessity and contingency in relation to the key metaphysical principles he postulates. Since the publication of the Discourse,...