The A to Z of Descartes and Cartesian Philosophy by Roger AriewThe A to Z of Descartes and Cartesian Philosophy by Roger Ariew

The A to Z of Descartes and Cartesian Philosophy

byRoger Ariew, Dennis Des Chene, Douglas M. Jesseph

Paperback | April 6, 2010

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The A to Z of Descartes and Cartesian Philosophy includes many entries on Descartes's writings, concepts, and findings. Since it is historical, there are other entries on those who supported him, those who criticized him, those who corrected him, and those who together formed one of the major movements in philosophy, Cartesianism. To better understand the period, the authors drew up a brief chronology, and to see how Descartes and Cartesianism fit into the general picture, they have written an introduction and a biography. Since everything cannot be summed up in one volume, a bibliography directs readers to numerous other sources on issues of particular interest.
Roger Ariew is professor of philosophy at University of South Florida. He is the author of Descartes and the Last Scholastics. Dennis Des Chene is associate professor of philosophy at Washington University, Saint Louis. He is the author of Spirits and Clocks: Machine and Organism in Descartes. Douglas M. Jesseph is professor of philo...
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Title:The A to Z of Descartes and Cartesian PhilosophyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:324 pages, 8.64 × 5.6 × 0.75 inPublished:April 6, 2010Publisher:Scarecrow PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0810875829

ISBN - 13:9780810875821

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