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Discourse on the method ; and, Meditations on first philosophy

Author: René Descartes; David Weissman; William T Bluhm
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1996.
Series: Rethinking the Western tradition.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Descartes' ideas not only changed the course of Western philosophy but also led to or transformed the fields of metaphysics, epistemology, physics and mathematics, political theory and ethics. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Student Collection
Named Person: Rene Descartes; Rene Descartes; René Descartes; René Descartes; René Descartes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: René Descartes; David Weissman; William T Bluhm
ISBN: 0300067720 9780300067729 0300067739 9780300067736
OCLC Number: 34517201
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: "The translations of Descartes' Discourse and Meditations reprinted here are by Elizabeth S. Haldane and G.R.T. Ross"--Abbreviations.
Description: 383 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Texts. Discourse on the method of rightly conducting the reason and seeking for truth in the sciences --
Meditations on first philosophy --
Essays. Introduction / David Weissman --
Descartes in his time / Stephen Toulmin --
Metaphysics / David Weissman --
Epistemology / John F. Post --
Physics and mathematics / Lou Massa --
Political theory and ethics / William T. Bluhm --
Psychoanalysis / David Weissman --
Literature and the arts / Thomas Pavel --
Descartes in our time / David Weissman.
Series Title: Rethinking the Western tradition.
Other Titles: Meditations on first philosophy.
Discours de la méthode.
Discourse on the method ; and, Meditations on first philosophy
Discourse on method ;
Discourse on method ; and, Meditations on first philosophy
Responsibility: René Descartes ; edited by David Weissman ; with essays by William T. Bluhm [and others].

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