Cartesian essays: a collection of critical studies.

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Imprint:The Hague, Martinus Nijhoff, 1969 [1970]
Description:x, 147 p. 22 cm.
Subject:Descartes, René, -- 1596-1650
Descartes, René, -- 1596-1650
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:Magnus, Bernd ed.
Wilbur, James Benjamin ed.
Lafleur, Laurence Julien, 1907-1966,
Notes:"The occasion of these essays is the desire to commemorate the philosophic interests and contributions of ... Laurence J. LaFleur."
Bibliography: p. [145]-147.
Table of Contents:
  • Descartes' place in history, by L. J. Lafleur
  • A central ambiguity in Descartes, by S. Rosen
  • Doubt, common sense and affirmation in Descartes and Hume, by H. J. Allen
  • Some remarks on logic and the cogito, by R. N. Beck
  • The cogito, an ambiguous performance, by J. B. Wilbur
  • The modalities of Descartes' proofs for the existence of God, by B. Magnus
  • Descartes and the phenomenological problem of the embodiment of consciousness, by J. M. Edie
  • The person and his body: critique of existentialist responses to Descartes, by P. A. Bertocci.