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Cover of: L'homme machine | Julien Offray de La Mettrie
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Man a Machine (French: L'homme Machine) is a work of materialist philosophy by the 18th-century French physician and philosopher Julien Offray de La Mettrie, first published in 1748. In this work, La Mettrie extends Descartes' argument that animals were mere automatons or machines to human beings, denying the existence of the soul as a substance separate from matter.

39 editions First published in 1748

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Man, a machine
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1748, E. Luzac
L' homme machine ...
Microform in French
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1748, E. Luzac
L' homme machine ...
Microform in French
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1748, De L'Imp. D'Elie Luzac, fils
L' homme machine.
in French
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1749, printed for W. Owen
Man a machine
Microform in English
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1749, printed for W. Brien
Man a machine
Microform in English
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1750, printed for G. Smith
Man a machine
Microform in English - The third edition.
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1865
L' homme machine
in French
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1912, Open Court
Man a machine
in English
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1912, Open Court
Man a machine
in English
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1912, The Open court publishing co.
Man a machine
in English
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1921, Bossard
L' homme machine
in French
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1921, Éditions Bossard
L' homme machine
in French
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1927, Open Court Publishing Co.
Man, a machine
in English
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1927, Open Court Pub. Co.
Man a machine
in English
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1943, Open Court
Man a machine.
in Multiple languages
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1943, Open Court
Man a machine
in English
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1948, Nord-Sud
L' homme machine.
in French
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1953, Open Court Pub. Co.
Man a machine.
in English - French-English. Including Frederick the Great's Eulogy on La Mettrie and extracts from La Mettrie's The natural history of the soul. Philosophical and historical notes by Gertrude Carman Bussey.
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1953, Open Court Publ. Co.
Man a machine
in English
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1960, Princeton University Press
L' homme machine
in French - Critical ed., with an introductory monograph and notes by Aram Vartanian.
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1960, Princeton University Press
L' homme machine
in English - Critical edition with an introductory monograph and notes by Aram Vartanian.
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1960, Princeton University Press
La Mettrie's L'homme machine
in French
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1961, Open Court
Man a machine
in English
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1966, Pauvert
L' homme machine.
in French
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1966
L' homme machine.
in French
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1970, Open Court
Man a machine
in English - French-English [ed.]. --
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1970, Readex Microprint
L' homme machine...
Microform in French
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1970, Open Court
Man a machine
in English - French-English [ed.]. --
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1981, Denoël/Gonthier
L' homme-machine
in French
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1981, Denoël/Gonthier
L' homme-machine
in French
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1981, Denoël/Gonthier
L' homme-machine
in French
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1981, Denoe l
L' homme-machine
in French
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1981, Denoe l/Gonthier
L' homme-machine
in French
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1988, LSR-Verlag
Der Mensch als Maschine
in German - 2. Aufl. --
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May 14, 1999, Editions Flammarion
L Homme Machine
Mass Market Paperback in French
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October 1, 2006, ReadHowYouWant.com
Man a Machine [EasyRead Comfort Edition]
Paperback in English
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October 1, 2006, ReadHowYouWant.com
Man a Machine [EasyRead Edition]
Paperback in English
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October 1, 2006, ReadHowYouWant.com
Man a Machine [EasyRead Large Edition]
Paperback in English - Lrg edition

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