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By John Carriero, Janet Broughton, Annie Wauters

A set of greater than 30 in particular commissioned essays, this quantity surveys the paintings of the 17th-century philosopher-scientist usually considered as the founding father of sleek philosophy, whereas integrating distinct essays detailing the context and influence of his paintings.

  • Covers the total variety of old and philosophical views at the paintings of Descartes
  • Discusses his seminal contributions to our figuring out of skepticism, mind-body dualism, self-knowledge, innate principles, substance, causality, God, and the character of animals
  • Explores the philosophical importance of his contributions to arithmetic and science
  • Concludes with a bit at the impression of Descartes's paintings on next philosophers

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