Yale University Press (1996)

Abstract
Descartes' ideas not only changed the course of Western philosophy but also led to or transformed the fields of metaphysics, epistemology, physics and mathematics, political theory and ethics, psychoanalysis, and literature and the arts. This book reprints Descartes' major works, _Discourse on Method_ and _Meditations_, and presents essays by leading scholars that explore his contributions in each of those fields and place his ideas in the context of his time and our own. There are chapters by David Weissman on metaphysics and psychoanalysis, John Post on epistemology, Lou Massa on physics and mathematics, William T. Bluhm on politics and ethics, and Thomas Pavel on literature and art. These essays are accompanied by others by David Weissman and by Stephen Toulmin that introduce the idea of intellectual lineages, discuss the period in which Descartes wrote, and reexamine the premises of his philosophy in light of contemporary philosophical, political, and social thinking.
Keywords Science   Methodology   First philosophy   Knowledge, Theory of
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ISBN(s) 0300067720 (alk. paper)   9780300067736   0300067739   0872204219   1798531283   0872204200   1554815541   198638926X   1420926721   9780872204218   0915144859   1387829319   1420974947   0872201724   1481018779   1387829300   9562915573
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