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Problems of Cartesianism

Author: Thomas M Lennon; John M Nicholas; John Whitney Davis
Publisher: Kingston [Ont.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©1982.
Series: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 1.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Named Person: René Descartes; René Descartes; René Descartes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas M Lennon; John M Nicholas; John Whitney Davis
ISBN: 0773510001 9780773510005
OCLC Number: 8705177
Description: 253 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Adrien Baillet and the genesis of his Vie de M. Des-Cartes / Gregor Sebba --
Cartesianism and biblical criticism / Richard H. Popkin --
Bayle, Jurieu, and the politics of philosophy : a reply to Professor Popkin / Walter E. Rex --
The Cartesian model and its role in eighteenth-century "theory of the earth" / Jacques Roger --
The role of hypotheses in Descartes's and Buffon's theories of the earth / Franc̜ois Duchesneau --
Transubstantiation among the Cartesians / Richard A. Watson --
Transubstantiation : test case for Descartes's theory of space / Ronald Laymon --
Philosophia Cartesiana triumphata : Henry More (1646-1671) / Alan Gabbey.
Series Title: McGill-Queen's studies in the history of ideas, 1.
Responsibility: edited by Thomas M. Lennon, John M. Nicholas, John W. Davis.


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