Consisting of twelve newly commissioned essays and enhanced by William Molyneuxas famous early translation of the Meditations, this volume touches on all the major themes of one of the most influential texts in the history of philosophy. Situates the Meditations in its philosophical and historical context. Touches on all of the major themes of the Meditations, including the mind-body relation, the nature of the mind, and the existence of the material world.To do this, he undertakes to prove that God exists and is not a deceiver. And, although he reaches the desired conclusions at the end of Meditation III, when the beginning of Meditation IV rolls along, Descartes has second thoughts about theanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Blackwell Guide to Descartes' Meditations|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2008-04-15|