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A Companion to Descartes (Blackwell Companions to Philosophy) Hardcover – November 19, 2007

ISBN-13: 978-1405121545 ISBN-10: 1405121548 Edition: 1st

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"Good companions fulfil two more duties - they provide better ways of understanding the familiar and they also defamiliarise it by encouraging new slants and alerting us to relatively ignored issues: this companion does both.... A most attractive and wide-ranging addition to its field." (Reference Reviews, Issue 6 2008)

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With more than 30 newly commissioned essays, A Companion to Descartes details in unparalleled depth the work of the 17th-century philosopher-scientist commonly regarded as the founder of modern philosophy. Alongside discussion of his seminal contributions to our understanding of skepticism, mind-body dualism, self-knowledge, innate ideas, substance, causality, God, and the nature of animals, the volume provides in several essays a unique orientation to the intellectual, religious, and scientific contexts that were important to Descartesrsquo;s work. Concluding with discussions of the impact of Descartesrsquo;s work on subsequent generations of philosophers, the essays in this volume offer fresh and distinctive scholarly perspectives on this giant of the history of modern thought.

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