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Descartes" philosophical writings.

RenГ© Descartes

Descartes" philosophical writings.

Selected and translated by Norman Kemp Smith.

by RenГ© Descartes

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy -- Collected works

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSmith, Norman Kemp, 1872-, tr. and ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB1837 S55
    The Physical Object
    Pagination316p.
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13640625M

    Rene Descartes, French mathematician, scientist, and philosopher who has been called the father of modern philosophy. He was among the first to abandon Scholastic Aristotelianism by formulating the first modern version of mind-body dualism and by applying an original system of methodical doubt. These two volumes provide a translation of the philosophical works of Descartes, based on the best available Latin and French texts. They are intended to replace the only reasonably comprehensive selection of his works in English, by Haldane and Ross, first published in All the works included in that edition are translated here, together with a number of additional 5/5(1).

      The result should meet the widespread demand for an accurate and authoritative edition of Descartes' philosophical writings in clear and readable modern English. Frequently bought together + Total price: CDN$ Add both to Cart. Buy the selected items together /5(12). In clear, readable, modern English, with a full text and running references to the standard Franco-Latin edition of Descartes, this book is planned as the definitive one-volume reader for all English-speaking students of Descartes. Descartes: Selected Philosophical Writings () by Rene DescartesFormat: Paperback.

      Ren é DESCARTES () A. English editions of Descartes' works Descartes' Philosophical Writings [] tr., ed., Norman Kemp Smith, ed. Rules, Discourse, Dioptric, Meditations, Letters [ext], The Passions of the Soul, The Search after Truth [ext]. Rene Descartes left a large number of writings of major importance for both philosophy and mathematics. Of all his works, the “Meditations on First Philosophy” published in and is probably of the greatest importance and remains one of the seminal texts in virtually all university philosophy departments.


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The Philosophical Writings of Descartes May Translator's preface. Descartes' Comments on a Certain Broadsheet (Notae in Programma quoddam) was written in Latin and published by the house of Elzevir at Amsterdam early in The work was Descartes' response to a broadsheet published anonymously by Henri de Roy (Henricus Regius.

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Descartes' Rules for the Direction of the Mind (Regulae ad Directionem Ingenii) was written in Latin, probably in or a few years earlier, but was not published during the author's lifetime. A Dutch translation of the work appeared in Holland inand the first Latin edition was published in Amsterdam by.

Historical philosophical texts European and Islamic philosophy Ancient philosophy. Heraclitus (c. early 5th century), Fragments; Parmenides (c. early 5th century), On Nature; Plato (early period, c.

– c. BC), Apology; Plato (early period), Crito Plato (early period), Euthyphro Plato (early period), Gorgias Plato (early period), Protagoras Plato (early transitional period, c.

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