The Cambridge Companion to Descartes

By: Cottingham, John

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This volume contains specially commissioned essays by an international team of scholars together with a substantial bibliography, and will serve as a reference work for students and nonspecialists. One aim of this series is to dispel the intimidation such readers often feel when faced with the work of a difficult and challenging thinker. Descartes occupies a position of pivotal importance as one of the founding fathers of modern philosophy. He Is perhaps the most widely studied of all philosophers. Included is his life and development of his thought as well as the intellectual background to and reception of his work are treated at length. The bottom right corner is curled up a bit, and there is a very minor amount of shelf wear at the spine bottom. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 441 pages

Title: The Cambridge Companion to Descartes

Author: Cottingham, John

Categories: General,

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Cambridge University Press: 2005

ISBN: 0521366968

ISBN 13: 9780521366960

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 004582

Keywords: COGITO Cartesian CIRCLE Philosophy THEOLOGY METAPHYSICS Scientfic Views ALGEBRA PHYSICS Physiology,