Book ID: CBB000074368

Descartes's Meditations: Critical essays (1997)


Chappell, Vere (Editor)

Rowman & Littlefield

Publication Date: 1997
Physical Details: xvi + 272 pp.; notes; bibl.; index

Description Contents: John P. Carriero: The first meditation. Peter J. Markie: The cogito and its importance. Stephen Schiffer: Descartes on his essence. Robert Delahunty: Descartes' cosmological argument. Frederick J. O'Toole: Descartes's problematic causal principle of ideas. David M. Rosenthal: Will and the theory of judgment. Fred Feldman: Epistemic appraisal and the Cartesian circle. Anthony Kenny: Descartes' ontological argument. Margaret D. Wilson: Descartes: The epistemological argument for mind-body distinctness. John Cottingham: Descartes, sixth meditation: The external world, `nature' and human nature. Jonathan Bennett: Truth and stability in Descartes' Meditations.

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Authors & Contributors
Joaquin Fortanet
Kaplan, Abram
Smith, Kurt
Schuster, John
Hatfield, Gary
Antoine-Mahut, Delphine
Substantia: An International Journal of the History of Chemistry
Studia Cartesiana
Philosophical Forum
Monist: An International Quarterly Journal of General Philosophical Inquiry
Metascience: An International Review Journal for the History, Philosophy and Social Studies of Science
Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences
Oxford University Press
Columbia University
Descartes, René
Viète, François de la Bigotière
Fermat, Pierre de
Wallis, John
Spinoza, Baruch
Peirce, Charles Sanders
Time Periods
17th century
19th century
18th century
16th century
Early modern
20th century

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