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Descartes: An Analytical and Historical Introduction by Georges Dicker
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Descartes: An Analytical and Historical Introduction
This new edition of Georges Dicker’s commentary on Descartes’s masterpiece, Meditations on First Philosophyfeatures a new chapter on the Fourth Meditation and improved treatments of the georgss cogito ergo sum and the notorious problem of the Cartesian Circle, among numerous other improvements and updates.
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Oxford University Press- Philosophy – pages. Clear and accessible, it serves as an introduction to Descartes’s ideas for undergraduates and as a sophisticated companion to his Meditations for advanced readers. After a thorough discussion of the main themes and arguments of the Meditations, dickre historical background of the work, and its critical reception, the author offers his own reflections on Cartesian doubt, the cogito, the causal and ontological proofs of God’s existence, the Cartesian circle, Cartesian dualism, and Descartes’ views of the material world.
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Critique of the Ontological Argument 2.