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The Resource A beginner's guide to Descartes's Meditations, Gareth Southwell

A beginner's guide to Descartes's Meditations, Gareth Southwell

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A beginner's guide to Descartes's Meditations
Title
A beginner's guide to Descartes's Meditations
Statement of responsibility
Gareth Southwell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Southwell, Gareth
Dewey number
194
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B1854
LC item number
.S68 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Descartes, René
  • First philosophy
  • God
Label
A beginner's guide to Descartes's Meditations, Gareth Southwell
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-143) and index
Contents
Background -- Explanation and summary of main arguments -- Meditation I: About the things we may doubt -- Meditation II: Of the nature of the human mind; and that it is easier to know than the body -- Meditation III: Of God; that He exists -- Meditation IV: Of truth and error -- Meditation V: Of the essence of material things; and, Once more of God, that He exists -- Meditation VI: Of the existence of material things, and of the real distinction between the soul and the body of man -- Critical themes -- Objections and replies -- Certainty and doubt -- Dualism -- The existence of God -- Rationalism vs. empiricism -- Foundationalism and the Cartesian circle
Control code
ocn141187984
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 147 p.
Isbn
9781405158558
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023100
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o141187984
  • (OCoLC)141187984
Label
A beginner's guide to Descartes's Meditations, Gareth Southwell
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 140-143) and index
Contents
Background -- Explanation and summary of main arguments -- Meditation I: About the things we may doubt -- Meditation II: Of the nature of the human mind; and that it is easier to know than the body -- Meditation III: Of God; that He exists -- Meditation IV: Of truth and error -- Meditation V: Of the essence of material things; and, Once more of God, that He exists -- Meditation VI: Of the existence of material things, and of the real distinction between the soul and the body of man -- Critical themes -- Objections and replies -- Certainty and doubt -- Dualism -- The existence of God -- Rationalism vs. empiricism -- Foundationalism and the Cartesian circle
Control code
ocn141187984
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 147 p.
Isbn
9781405158558
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023100
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o141187984
  • (OCoLC)141187984

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