A Beginner's Guide to Descartes's Meditations
Graduate studies at Western
Blackwell Pub. (2008)
|Abstract||A concise and readable guide to Descartes's Meditations geared toward beginner philosophy students (at A-level, or on undergraduate degree courses) and general readers. Offers clear explanations of the central themes and ideas, terminology, and arguments in the Meditations Features in-depth discussion of Descartes’ correspondence with his contemporaries Illustrates arguments and ideas with useful tables, diagrams, and images Includes a glossary of difficult terms as well as helpful biographical and historical information Includes references to further readings, films, and literature that contain similar philosophical themes Will form part of a series of Guides, designed specifically for A-level philosophy students by an experienced teacher and founder of the popular website Philosophy Online|
|Keywords||First philosophy God Proof, Ontological|
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