Meditations and Other Metaphysical Writings Book Description
A new translation of the six "Meditations" and accompanying selections from the "Objections and Replies," which constitute a definitive statement of the foundations of Descartes' philosophy. Also includes relevant correspondence form the period and extracts from his other metaphysical treatises.
About the Author :
Rene Descartes has contributed to Meditations and Other Metaphysical Writings as an author.
TOC: Discourse on the Method of Rightly Conducting the Reason and Seeking Truth in the Sciences; Meditations on the First Philosphy; The Principles of Philosophy; Demonstrations of the Existence of Deity; Notes by the Translator: Perception, Idea, Objective Reality, From or Through the Senses, Thought, Innate Ideas, Formally and Eminently, Pure Intellection, Motion, Second Element.
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The book Meditations and Other Metaphysical Writings by Rene Descartes, Desmond M Clarke, Desmond M Clarke
(author) is published or distributed by Penguin Books [0140447016, 9780140447019].
This particular edition was published on or around 1999-9-1 date.
Meditations and Other Metaphysical Writings has Paperback binding and this format has 256 number of pages of content for use.
This book by Rene Descartes, Desmond M Clarke, Desmond M Clarke
is written in English language.
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