AbstractThe most comprehensive collection of essays on Descartes' scientific writings ever published, this volume offers a detailed reassessment of Descartes' scientific work and its bearing on his philosophy. The 35 essays, written by some of the world's leading scholars, cover topics as diverse as optics, cosmology and medicine, and will be of vital interest to all historians of philosophy or science.
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A Different Descartes: Descartes and the Programme for a Mathematical Physics in His Correspondence.Daniel Garber
The Resources of a Mechanist Physiology and the Problem of Goal-Directed Processes.Stephen Gaukroger
Descartes 'Opticien': The Construction of the Law of Refraction and the Manufacture of its Physical Rationales, 1618–29. [REVIEW]John A. Schuster
The Texture of Thought: Why Descartes'“Meditationes” is Meditational, and Why It Matters.Dennis L. Sepper
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