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Descartes and His Contemporaries: Meditations, Objections, and Replies / Edition 2

Descartes and His Contemporaries: Meditations, Objections, and Replies / Edition 2

by Roger Ariew, Marjorie Grene


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ISBN-13: 9780226026305
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 10/28/1995
Edition description: 1
Pages: 270
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Roger Ariew is associate professor of philosophy and humanities at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Marjorie Grene is a professor emerita of philosophy at the University of California-Davis and adjunct professor of philosophy and science studies at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute.

Table of Contents

List of Abbreviations
Marjorie Grene, Roger Ariew.
1: The Place of the Objections in the Development of Cartesian Metaphysics
Jean-Luc Marion
2: The First Objections
Theo Verbeek
3: Caterus' Objections to God
Jean-Robert Armogathe
4: Mersenne's Suggestion: Cartesian Meditation and the Mathematical Model
of Knowledge in the Seventeenth Century
Peter Dear
5: J.-B. Morin and the Second Objections
Daniel Garber
6: Hobbes's Objections and Hobbes's System
Tom Sorell
7: Hobbes versus Descartes
Edwin Curley
8: Arnauld: From Ockhamism to Cartesianism
Vincent Carraud
9: Occasionalism and the Question of Arnauld's Cartesianism
Steven Nadler
10: Divine Will and Mathematical Truth: Gassendi and Descartes on the
Status of the Eternal Truths
Margaret J. Osler
11: Pandora; or, Essence and Reference: Gassendi's Nominalist Objection and
Descartes' Realist Reply
Thomas M. Lennon
12: The Greatest Stumbling Block: Descartes' Denial of Real Qualities
Stephen Menn
13: Pierre Bourdin and the Seventh Objections
Roger Ariew
Marjorie Grene

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